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The Haley Brand Difference

Many of our clients come to us frustrated with past agency experiences. They’ve had their account handled by junior players. They feel nickel-and-dimed. Most of all, they’re tired of poor communication, rookie mistakes, and tepid results. Sound familiar?

Haley Brand Aerospace Agency is different. Everyone on our team has at least a decade of experience. They bring innovative solutions on board and offer a high level of professionalism.

What we can help you achieve

Get out of the endless holding pattern of work that never delivers. Haley Brand treats each client as if it were our only one. That means extensive research and expert recommendations to meet your specific goals. Then we measure our efforts and report back. No worries. No delays. Just results.

About Haley Aerospace

Meet Our Team

Our team creates authentic, engaging brand experiences. We believe wholeheartedly that you can create impressive work and have a great time doing it. Get to know us below!

Gayle Haley

Chief Executive Officer

Since 1993, Gayle has been the CEO and owner of Haley Brand, as well as Haley Brand Aerospace and Haley Films, Inc. Being an instrument-rated commercial pilot herself, Gayle Haley has a unique understanding of your business. Her personal expertise in aviation is of great benefit to her clients, because she knows firsthand what the end user looks like and is looking for.

Donna Finn

Chief Sales Officer

Donna has over 25 years experience in building, training and directing high performance sales managers and reps for consultative or transactional sales in employee or independent contractor environments in the Aviation, Aerospace, SAAS, and digital industries. She has outstanding C-level customer acquisition skills on high value contracts that require the ability to negotiate complex solutions, involve multiple decision-makers, and successfully develop long term relationships. She has powerfully inventive new ideas with the proven ability to develop strategies that achieve best in class performance and results that positively impact your bottom line.

Ken Koester

Ken Koester

Senior Design Director

Ken is a widely acclaimed creative director with over 25 years of experience creating and producing award-winning marketing solutions. His work has been nationally recognized and he has been actively involved in the Dallas Society of Visual Communications.

Leah Shafer

Senior Communications Specialist

Leah Shafer is an award-winning writer, editor, SEO strategist, and social media maven with a talent for understanding her audience and creating copy that drives engagement. Her wholehearted commitment to excellence makes her an asset to any team.

Aly J. Yale

Lead Content Strategist

Aly is a writer, editor and web content strategist, with extensive experience in SEO and online marketing. She has worked for publications like Forbes, The Dallas Morning News, The Balance and Bankrate, as well as a number of marketing agencies and real estate professionals across the country.

Donovan Beery


With a background in visual communications, web design and creative concepting, Donovan has a keen eye for seeing the unique and creating corporate identities and web designs that stand out.

Donna Rains Clark

Copy Editor

Donna is, without doubt, one of the best copy editors and proofreaders in the industry. Her attention to detail and true knowledge of typography provides a level of expertise that is second to none.

Julie Piland

Media Director

Julie Piland delivers full-service, strategically integrated media plans and expertly negotiated buys to a wide variety of customers. She knows that a client’s advertising budget, no matter its size, is an investment, and she treats it as if it were her own.

David Martin

David Martin

Creative Director/Writer

David is a rare breed—an award-winning creative director who also has a business degree. He brings a sharp strategic focus to his internationally recognized work in all media. A self-described “airport brat,” David grew up in an aviation family and developed a life-long love for anything that flies.

Shannon Hall

Senior PPC Manager

Shannon has spent the last decade dedicated to strategy, planning and optimizing digital ad campaigns. Having worked on clients in almost every industry, she has a unique understanding of how to effectively and efficiently target and convert customers of any kind.