Layton is an associate at Gladstone Place Partners, where he advises clients on strategic financial and corporate communications.
At Gladstone Place Partners, Layton has supported clients including Apollo Global Management, Anheuser Busch-InBev, Credit Suisse, Howmet Aerospace, Hillenbrand and others. His project experience spans M&A and corporate restructurings, activism defense, crisis planning and management, media and investor relations, executive positioning and reputation management.
Prior to joining Gladstone, Layton oversaw strategic communications and media relations as an in-house public relations manager at a leading fintech company. Before that, he worked as a media strategist developing and executing comprehensive communications plans for large corporate and consumer brands at Endeavor.
Layton holds a bachelor’s degree from The State University of New York College at Cortland where he studied Political Science.