President of Global Relationships
As President of Global Relationships at GBX Group, Taylor Davis is responsible for managing relationships and partnerships across multiple business lines. Taylor holds a deep knowledge of real estate architecture, development, law, and construction, which allows him to navigate the various landscapes of GBX investments across 24 states. In his previous role at GBX, Taylor served as Vice President of Acquisitions, where his team was responsible for the acquisition of more than $600 Million historic preservation properties throughout the United States.
Before joining GBX Group, Taylor served as Chief Development Officer and Partner of Armstrong Hospitality in Florida, a boutique development firm focused on historic adaptive reuse projects involving historic tax incentives. At Sterling Development, a division of the Sterling Companies, in Destin, Florida, Taylor managed various real estate activities, including cost analysis, client relationships, contract negotiations and buyouts, and project management of over $300 million in development. He then served as Director of Marketing and Business Development for Ai Group, an international architecture and interior design firm based in Atlanta.
Taylor is actively involved with the American Cancer Society, serving on both the Ohio / West Virginia / Northern Kentucky Area Board and the Hope Ball Board of Ambassadors. In 2019, he was recognized by GlobeSt. Real Estate Forum as one of “50 Under 40” – an award recognizing the brightest upcoming commercial real estate professionals.
Taylor received his Bachelor of Science degree in Finance from Auburn University.