Tyrone “Tye” Taylor
Tye grew up in Jersey City, NJ, spent his high school years in San Francisco, CA, and attended college at
Oregon State University where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration and served
as a member of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. He went to graduate school at Rutgers University earning a
mini-MBA, and later a Master of Arts degree in Adult Education and Training from the UoP. He is the
Founder and CEO of Great Minds Unlimited, a talent management and development organization based in NJ, an Adjunct Professor of Business at Kean University, and a member of
First Baptist Church of Lincoln Gardens.
Tye has worked in HR/Talent Management for over 20 years at entertainment giants such as ESPN, Viacom,
Cablevision, and as interim VP of HR at The John Gore Organization, the world’s leading developer, producer,
distributor, and marketer of Broadway theater. Over the years, Tye has managed musical artists in Jazz, R&B, Hip Hop, and Country music and brings his tremendous work ethic and experience to work on the Board for HCJF.