Taylor has more than a decade of financial communications experience, serving both alternative investment management and corporate clients. At ASC Advisors, he has assisted clients on a wide range of situations, including activist campaigns, investor days, position-level support, message development and media relations. Prior to joining ASC Advisors in 2014, Taylor spent five and a half years at Joele Frank, Wilkinson Brimmer Katcher, where he consulted public companies and private equity firms in financial communications surrounding M&A and other special and crisis situations, including activist defense. He began his career at Smith Barney working directly with financial advisors.
An avid angler, Taylor founded The Tightlined Conservation Coalition and runs The Tightlined Slam, a fly and light tackle fishing tournament dedicated to raising money and awareness for marine conservation. He also serves as Secretary for the American Saltwater Guides Association, a non-profit organization with the mission of promoting sustainable business through marine conservation.
Taylor graduated with a B.A. in English and a minor in Economics from Davidson College, in North Carolina.