- Owner of Purple Pine PR

Holds a B.A. degree (University of Stellenbosch) and National Diploma in Public Relations (Cape University of Technology)

Former Communication Director of radio station Kfm 94.5. Other positions held: Communication Manager Cape Homemakers Expo, Regional Director Integrated Communications, Director Relationship Marketing, Account Manager Lange Public Relations.

Owned her own PR company where her clients included Dolce & Gabbana, B & H Open-air Cinema Festival, Pam Golding Properties, Re/Max Southern Africa, General Optical, various restaurants and guest houses. During her career also worked on Baker Street Snacks, Pam Golding Properties, Yardley, Lentheric, RVB, Pick ‘n Pay, Grolier Enterprises, Wella, Tulbagh Wines, Rothmans Regatta, Peter Gilder Jewelers, United Distillers (Bell’s), Penny Pinchers, Mashold, Glodina, Cantley, Southern Sun, amongst others
- Former lecturer: Third year Public Relations students, Cape University of Technology
- Former committee member of various organisations including BWA, Community Chest, etc.
- Gina Ganswyk is supported by additional staff employed by Purple Pine PR and associates in various areas of expertise.