J. Kent Martin

J. Kent Martin

Co-Founder

J. Kent Martin is discriminating and kind of serious minded, for a guy with a wicked sense of humor. As the design director of Bridge Blue, and Unleashed Life, the product development arms of the Taylor Martin design companies, J. lives and breathes design. Evidence of J.’s work can be found on the pages of design magazines almost daily, as well as enhancing private homes. Various well known home furnishings brands are realized through J.’s designs and creative direction.

Curious: If you leave the toilet seat up in any bathroom, he will cut you

Nickname: J. without the period

Dogs Name: Blue and Willie

Coveted Piece of Furniture: An original Thomas Chippendale chest

Never-Let-Die Design Element: Charcoal gray flannel, bronzed busts and obelisks