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Serving Marketing Solutions for China, Inbound & Outbound 

Welcome to China Gravy, your dynamic partner for Digital Marketing & Business Development success in China!

Our Service

What We Do

China Gravy, with over a decade of global business development experience, provides bespoke strategies to help foreign businesses expand into China and assists Chinese firms in pursuing overseas growth. Our services, including strategy formulation, digital marketing , and business development, leverage our deep market understanding to facilitate growth and smooth entry into new markets.


At China Gravy, we excel in offering tailored digital marketing and business development solutions, emphasizing tangible results that align with your objectives—whether it's enhancing brand awareness, generating leads, forming partnerships, or boosting sales.


Our results-oriented approach and dedication to ensuring your success in the Chinese market promise an exceptional experience with us right from the start.

Chinese Digital Marketing

Brand Localization

Adapt your brand to resonate with the Chinese market and ensure seamless integration.

Social Media Marketing

Navigate the intricate social media landscape to effectively connect with your targeted audiences.

Digital Advertising 

Invest in the right platforms, partners, and influencers to achieve the best outcomes.

Leads Generation

Targeted lead generation fueled by result-driven strategies drives your business growth.

China Business Development

Market Research

Gain insights into the Chinese market to prepare the right strategy and playbook for success.

China B2B Connections

Connect with the right individuals and partners to help fuel your business growth.

Business Negotiation

Effective negotiation guided by mastering cultural differences and business nuances.

Partnership Formation 

Forming the right partnerships with favorable terms ensures future business growth and success.


Our Story

Drawing on their extensive experience in founding successful businesses in China, Deana and Jon created China Gravy in 2013. Janice's significant contribution to the leadership team in 2015 further strengthened the group. This dynamic trio has dedicated over a decade to harmonizing their visionary thinking, strategic planning, and execution prowess. Together, they have fostered a robust team committed to enabling clients to thrive in the highly competitive Chinese market.

Deana Gao, Founder&CEO at China Gravy, Seasoned Entrepreneur, China Strtegist, Trium Executive MBA,


Deana Gao,Qiong

Seasoned Entrepreneur, China Strategist

TRIUM Executive MBA

Dubai, UAE

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Jon Frank , Co-Founder/Managing partner at China Gravy   Visionary Founder, Global business Specialist  Harvard MBA   Chicago, USA

Managing Partner 

Jon Frank

Visionary Founder, Global business Specialist

Harvard MBA

 Chicago, USA

 Janice Zhang, COO at China Gravy,  Goal-Oriented Operations Executive  BA Business English    Tianjin, China


Janice Zhang

Goal-Oriented Operations Executive

BA Business English  

Tianjin, China

Why Us

Our team combines extensive international experience with deep local knowledge of the Chinese market, enabling us to navigate complex business environments and diverse cultures effectively. With a proven track record of success across a wide range of clients, we pride ourselves on our unique result-driven approach and tailored strategies to meet each client's unique needs. By prioritizing client success and fostering strong relationships, we deliver impactful results that drive your business forward.

Experienced & Professional

 With a decade of experience in marketing and the Chinese market, our team consistently delivers results by adhering to best practices in the field.

 Strategic & Adaptable 

Our international team recognizes cultural and business nuances, applying these insights strategically in daily practices to drive success.

Communicative & Passionate

We excel in communication, bridging the gap between you and China. Our multilingual team ensures seamless communication for successful business partnerships.

Innovative & Collaborative

We generate creative ideas and foster a collaborative environment, involving clients in the process to ensure the best possible outcomes for their businesses.

Proudly Serving our Clients

David Wivell, Associate Director of International Enrollment, Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT), USA

"China Gravy has been an important and reliable partner for our university in the Chinese marketing space since 2015.  They have help guide, grow and manage RIT's communications and social media in order to increase our brand-name recognition and presence in China.  They provide advice and support for ALL of our marketing initiatives and recruiting in China. The China Gravy team is effectively an extension of our (small) international enrollment office staff, it is like having a China-based office. "
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Chicago, USA│Chengdu, China│ Dubai, UAE

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