Gay Gaddis

October 20, 8:00am - 9:30am CDT. Hosted at Kasita

part of a series on Pioneer


About the speaker

Gay Gaddis is CEO and Founder of T3—The Think Tank. In 1989, she started her company after cashing in a $16,000 IRA. Today, T3 has offices nationwide and creates innovative digital marketing programs for Fortune 200 clients. T3 is a top ranked innovation firm and one of the largest agencies owned by a woman. Gay has been nationally recognized for the unique family-friendly policies she has initiated at T3.

Gay serves on the Board of Directors of Monotype Imaging Holdings, Inc., sits on the Dean’s Advisory Council to The University of Texas McCombs School of Business, is the first female Chairman of the Texas Business Leadership Council, and is former Chairman of The Committee of 200 (C200)—a top women’s business organization that advances women’s leadership in business. An active spokesperson, writer, and artist, Gay is a regular contributor to Forbes and part of Fortune’s Most Powerful Women Insider Network. Her bold Texas landscape paintings have hung in New York City gallery shows and earned her distinction by Texas Monthly magazine as one of the top ten artists to collect now. 

A true cowgirl who walks the talk, with deep roots in Texas ranch wisdom, Gay is the author of Cowgirl Power, a book about blazing your own trail in business and life. Cowgirl Power will be published by Center Street in 2018.

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