BPG Names Carla Taylor as Wealth Management Consultant


Chicago, IL – May 15, 2013 – Blue Prairie Group (“BPG”), a Chicago-based institutional retirement and investment consulting firm, is pleased to announce the addition of a new wealth management consultant, Carla Taylor, CFP®. Ms. Taylor serves as a financial advisor and wealth manager to a select group of individual clients.

Ms. Taylor brings relevant experience after working with high net-worth families for three years at the advisory firm Brownson, Rehmus & Foxworth (BRF) and most recently worked at Gresham Partners where she developed long-term relationships with clients as a trusted advisor.

Gary Silverman, a managing partner at Blue Prairie Group and the firm’s Wealth Management Practice Leader, said, “We’re really excited to have Carla come on board. She brings a fresh outlook to our Wealth Management practice area based on her time working with high net worth individuals and families at BRF and Gresham.” He added, “We’re fortunate that Carla selected Blue Prairie Group. Not only is she highly skilled, but her addition allows us to continue to grow our wealth management practice area which is a key focus of the firm.”

Carla received her MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business with concentrations in Finance and General Management. Carla also received a MS in Chemistry from Northwestern University. She is a graduate of Washington and Lee University and also holds the Certified Financial Planner™ (CFP) certification awarded to individuals who meet education, examination, experience and ethics requirements.

Carla Taylor Joins Blue Prairie Group

About Blue Prairie Group

Blue Prairie Group is a fee-only investment consulting firm based in Chicago. We provide unbiased and objective financial consulting within three main practice areas: ERISA Retirement, Foundations & Endowments and Wealth Management. We act as fiduciaries to all of our clients’ portfolios and are remunerated solely by our clients. BPG passionately advocates low cost investments, full fee transparency, and offers a broad, team-based service model for both institutions and individuals. Like any good neighbor, we contribute to the communities we live in, and for us this means giving 5% of our pre-tax profit to local charitable organizations.

For more information, please contact Matt Gnabasik @ (312) 376-8435 or go to www.blueprairiegroup.com.