It’s so wonderful to work with someone as talented and passionate as Gayle. She loves what she does, and it shows. And her enthusiasm for the work is infectious. She pushes me to do better and be better, and her sincere encouragement means the world to me ...
— PAOLO ZINATELLI , DESIGNER AND COPY EDITOR
My name is Gayle Grin.
I'm here to create a meaningful relationship with my clients. I will help you achieve your business goals.
I have come to value every aspect of
the design process from CONSULTATION, COLLABORATION, RESEARCH, DESIGNING and REVISING.
Details of my work and skills set are on
my resumé, but my greatest strength is INTERPERSONAL. I am here for you.
Championed and inspired OVER 800 NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL DESIGN AWARDS + 4 TIMES WORLD'S BEST DESIGNED– for newspaper, magazine and digital,earning the internal affectionate title: 'SPIRIT OF THE NATIONAL POST'
These included Gold, Silver and Judges' Special Recognition from Canadian Online Publishing, National Newspaper, National Magazine, Art Director's Club of Canada, Applied Arts, and the international Society for News Design.
2011 I received a LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD from the Society for News Design for global contribution to the organization.
She taught me about listening. I began as a features editor and Gayle would draw out what it was I wanted people to think and feel about a story. Even when the story was, as we said, up in the clouds and impossible to draw down, Gayle was always able to tease it out and make it real — and, always, beautiful.
— ANNE MARIE OWENS, EDITOR-IN-CHIEF, 2015 TO PRESENT