PeopleAlumnx (BA), Class of 2009

Emerson Taymor

Emerson Taymor’s personal business cards have been featured in numerous publications and his artwork is sought after by collectors. Prior to founding philosophie, Emerson had been doing freelance design for nearly ten years, working with numerous individuals, small businesses and not-for profit organizations. Emerson worked both at coveted advertising agencies and Charles Schwab’s throughout his time at UCLA. After graduating from UCLA, Emerson founded philosophie, an interactive agency, headquartered in Los Angeles that works with a number of DESMA alums. philosophie's experience spans several industries including entertainment, education, travel, and retail. Clients include major record labels, public universities, and startup ventures.