Deborah Gray is the Founder and Director of Canela PR. She is a British ex pat who has been living in Spain since 2001. In the UK she worked for Hill and Knowlton and BT. She founded Canela in Barcelona in 2006 with the vision of providing an independent, quality alternative to the International PR agencies in Spain. In defiance of the global recession she expanded Canela’s operations to Madrid in 2008 and to Lisbon in 2010. Deborah currently leads a team of over 25 communication consultants who manage public relations campaigns for world leading brands such as Lenovo, Motorola and Sony. She lives in Maresme near Barcelona with her partner and their Anglo-Franco-Catalan children. When not working she enjoys fine dining and fine wines and reading historical novels.