Proventus Consulting partners with law firms, accounting agencies and other professional services companies to develop and execute on marketing strategies to grow their brand, visibility and business. Proventus offers services that range from traditional public relations and social media strategy development to community affairs, business development and marketing support.
Proventus Consulting was founded by Taylor, who previously led public and media relations at Shook, Hardy & Bacon. In his position, Taylor represented the international firm’s leadership, as well as its 40-plus practice areas and 10 office locations. In 2012, Shook was recognized as having one of the strongest law firm brands in the nation (14th), while also being named by industry leaders as one of the nation’s top law firms for litigation (No. 11) and value (Top 4).
Prior to joining Shook, Taylor was director of government relations for the University of Missouri System where he lobbied on behalf of the University and its UMKC campus. Taylor’s experience also includes serving as public relations specialist to the United States Attorney’s Office – Western District of Missouri, and he started his career as a business reporter for one of Missouri’s largest daily newspapers.