Gayle Donner is an extensively experienced senior level Healthcare / Industrial / Media Executive Recruiter that is goal-oriented with a demonstrated track record of recruiting in many different industries. Gayle’s range of experience includes working with companies from conceptual start-ups to mature organizations. Gayle is currently working on several EHS positions along with a few Safety roles for major corporations. She has an extensive network of both experienced candidates, industry recruiting partners and industrial corporations seeking top level EHS and QA/QC talent.
From 2006 – 2011 Gayle began her career in recruiting with Bell & Associates, Inc. Bell & Associates is an Executive Search Agency who is an established leader in the medical, surgical, pharmaceutical and dental recruiting field. She specializes in national searches with a primary area of concentration and expertise in the placement of sales representatives as well as management positions.
From 2004 – 2006 Gayle worked for Humanscale Corporation. Humanscale is an Ergonomic solutions manufacturer of Ergonomic accessories, high end task seating, computer arms and Healthcare carts. They design, engineer and manufacture solutions that allow computer users to work more comfortably and efficiently. Humanscale technology products are Distributed directly to end users , contract furniture dealers, Healthcare industry and the Architect & Design community. She was originally hired to drive revenue as a direct Technology Sales Representative, but was quickly promoted to oversee dealer sales where her time was spent focusing on Fortune 1000 accounts, Contract Furniture Dealer resellers and the Architect & Design Community.
From 2002 – 2003 Gayle worked as a Medical Device Sales Representative for CR Bard. Bard is an industry leader in the world of medical devices. She worked with Doctors and Surgeons in the hospital environment throughout the Southern California area.
From 1997 – 2002 Gayle worked as a Technology/Industrial Sales Representative for APW Wright Line. Wright Line is a leader in outfitting technology intensive environments. From the data center, command centers and high tech office environments, Wright Line provides rack systems, airflow management and technology solutions to protect the computer systems that run every organization. Gayle was responsible for Federal and Local government accounts and major companies such as Nokia, Kyocera, Solar Turbines, and TRW. Due to her achievements she earned many awards, attended Presidents Clubs, and was promoted to mentor and train new hires in the region.
Gayle began her career in Advertising. From ’93-’95 she worked in advertising at an agency that represented the major film studios. She marketed upcoming films locally in the San Diego area. In -95 she then worked as an Account Executive for McCann Erickson Worldwide. The agency is one of the world’s largest and most integrated global ad agency systems. McCann was the first to introduce coordinating marketing communications, public relations and sales promotion. She successfully oversaw major accounts such as The San Diego Zoo, Wild Animal Park, Nutrition 21, Presley Homes and The Del Mar Thoroughbred Club.
Gayle is a graduate of San Diego State University with a BA in Telecommunications and Film. She enjoys traveling, cooking, outdoor activities and spending time with friends and family.