Co-Founder Project Everyone
Talking about: the Sustainable Development Goals and the role of advertising in purpose-led business
Gail Gallie is a business leader with a strong sense of social purpose.
Gail’s background is in marketing and advertising. She has worked for both advertisers and agencies, in the public and private sectors.
Gail started her career working for ad agencies, helping to create campaigns for a variety of clients including P&G, the Ministry of Sound, and the Labour Party. She then took a role in marketing at the BBC and over the next eight years was responsible for the strategy and delivery of many major projects, including the launches of CBeebies and BBC Three.
On leaving the BBC Gail co-founded the strategic communications consultancy GaillieGodfrey, delivering corporate campaigns and brand strategy to a mixture of commercial and philanthropic clients, including Sony Music, the Camden Roundhouse, and the Millennium Cities Initiative. During this period Gail also worked as a freelance consultant for Comic Relief.
In 2010 Gail was appointed CEO of the ad agency Fallon, part of the Publicis Group, delivering campaigns for clients including Cadbury, Eurostar and Skoda. She left the agency in 2014 to help guide and advise a wider portfolio of business and organisations.