Founder of newly launched 360 Karma Productions, Catherine Gray, is a trailblazing producer/speaker/author with over two decades of experience producing and directing many award-winning documentaries that have aired on PBS, and other cable networks. She is currently working on projects that evoke change, and empower women to use their gifts to have a positive impact on the world.
Her current focus is the” Live Love Thrive” Radio Show and Talk show-style Web Series and book that are being developed to showcase extraordinary women, who against the odds, have been triumphant and successful in manifesting their life’s purpose. The goal is to create a paradigm shift of women across the spectrum helping other women to succeed and to LIVE, LOVE and THRIVE. Catherine calls this the “Bold Girls’ Club” – an old boys’ club for 21st century women!
Among the award-winning films Catherine has produced and directed is the ground-breaking feature documentary about gay marriage, “I Can’t Marry You,” narrated by Betty DeGeneres, which aired on PBS, was distributed on Amazon and on all major online retailers. The film was screened at film festivals around the world, has over 50,000 views on Facebook and is housed in history archives at LGBT centers, colleges and universities nationwide.
Catherine also co-produced award winning documentaries for LOGO including “Laughing Matters More”, The Men of Laughing Matters, and Kate Clinton- along with others such as Millionaires True Stories.
Catherine is also a dynamic speaker- and speaks at events and conferences such as the West Hollywood Women’s Leadership Conference shown here in this clip-
She has been a trailblazer in producing and directing the first ever gay TV show to air in the U.S. in Miami in 1989 called Way Off Broadway, and worked as Vice President of Advertising for the first gay cable network called C1TV- also based in Miami. She also worked in New York city for Rainbow Media- Director of Direct Response Advertising for Bravo and AMC Networks. And has been an entrepreneur all her life- including a start up in California called Corp Shorts- which was the first corporate internet shorts video production company in Los Angeles. Her career began in cable television advertising, where she was the top account executive in the country- bringing in millions in her decade long career for TCI Media Services, and then AT&T Media- while producing and hosting her own TV Show called “Hello South Florida”.
Catherine’s vision can be summed up by a favorite quote:
“Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in complete harmony.” – Mahatma Gandhi
She is also the Founder of LOL, Ladies of LA, a popular women’s group with events that connect extraordinary women to make a difference. And resides as Vice President on the Board of the LAGLCC.