Claire Taylor

President, Gentleman Farmer


Claire Taylor


Claire Taylor takes clients into new territory. For 30 years, she’s immersed herself in each client’s culture and objectives, and then set a strategic foundation for verbal, visual and experiential expression.

Claire has extensive experience with integrated branding, advertising, environmental and audience-centered design engagements. She has worked with clients spanning the globe, including market leaders such as S&P Dow Jones Indices, Thomson Reuters, UBS and MetLife. Prior to joining Carpenter Group, Claire spent 17 years at Carbone Smolan Agency, a multidisciplinary firm, leading its creative strategy practice. Key clients included the Louvre, Christie's and Herman Miller. 

B.A., University of California at Berkeley
M.F.A., Rhode Island School of Design