Gail Donovan

Senior Director of Marketing, Northeast Region

  • New York
  • 530 Fifth Avenue
  • 4th Floor
  • New York, NY 10036

Gail Donovan is the Senior Director of Marketing for the Tri-State region of Avison Young. 

A widely respected professional with over two decades of experience, Donovan leads all marketing strategies and internal and external communications efforts for Avison Young throughout the Tri-State area.

Prior to joining Avison Young, Donovan served as the Chief Marketing/Communications Officer for Eastern Consolidated, where she developed and managed the overall marketing and communications strategies for the company. Prior to that, she was the Director of Communications for investment sales brokerage Ariel Property Advisors, and also ran her own public relations firm, Donovan Communications. Earlier in her career, she worked for the Federal Reserve Bank of New York in the press office and in other communications positions, and also served as a reporter and news editor for several publications.

Donovan has been the recipient of numerous awards throughout her career and is affiliated with many industry organizations, including REBNY, ICSC, and New York Women in Housing & Finance.




  • New York University – Master of Arts, Latin American and Caribbean Studies
  • University of Oklahoma – Bachelor of Arts, Journalism