Director of Community Development,
As director of community development at Raya, TJ Taylor is in charge of growing and maintaining the quality of Raya's community. His goal is to connect every creative community around the globe.
WHAT IGNITED AND SUSTAINS YOUR INTEREST IN YOUR WORK?
Connecting with and meeting new people has always been a passion of mine. Being a part of a company that has the potential to become the best in the world at making those connections is what keeps me excited to come in to work every day.
IN THREE WORDS, DESCRIBE YOUR LEADERSHIP PHILOSOPHY?
Hands-off, detail-oriented, direct
HOW DO YOU DEFINE BRAND PURPOSE?
A vision and mission that not only satisfy business needs but enhance the lives of your customers.
WHAT ONE PIECE OF CAREER ADVICE WOULD YOU GIVE YOUR YOUNGER SELF?
Every professional experience (good or bad) will guide you in the direction you're meant to go.
WHAT WAS YOUR FIRST JOB?
Selling frozen yogurt. I learned that taking care of customers means they will take care of you (and the business overall)!