While working in advertising, Taylor blended rigorous data analysis with carefully crafted brand storytelling. And while it was nice to tally wins, Taylor was frustrated knowing that the greatest impact would be found when applying the same principles to the business as a whole. He co-founded Gild Group to bring expertise to a modern, digital merchants guild – a place where retailers can find the successful frameworks that entrepreneurial ecommerce demands. As a partner in a company’s growth process, Taylor takes seriously the legacies of each client, coaxing them toward masterful, holistic achievements. A jetsetting history buff, when Taylor’s not in the office he’s likely sipping a coffee abroad and planning what neighborhood he’ll wander through. Ask him for recommendations for your next trip.
An entrepreneur at her core, Sarah holds a genuine passion for uncovering the most effective digital marketing strategies for growing ecommerce brands. Having learned the ropes as a media planner and buyer during the formative years of online display, search and social advertising, a sense of innovation and curiosity has been ingrained in Sarah’s psyche. As a co-founder of Gild Group leading the Customer Engagement, Acquisition and Retention team, she prides herself on striking a balance between formulaic digital marketing fundamentals and a scrappy startup mindset – and she’s not afraid to take risks. Sarah is an avid yogi, proud mom and is likely to be spotted at most local live music events.
A marketing and communications veteran with a hurry-up-and-go mindset, Gray pivoted toward ecommerce early in his career when he saw how making fast-paced, smart decisions could predictably accelerate clients’ profitability. He co-founded Gild Group to bring his positive perspective to shops that sell everything under the sun, identifying patterns and unlocking solutions that scale for businesses of all sizes. For Gray, each stage of the process represents another layer of opportunities for gaining ground and increasing momentum. At home, Gray is much the same: updating his fixer-upper between weekends spent traveling with his wife and friends in search of more adventure.