Our Team

Meet Our Team

Arrowhead is a company that values inclusivity and diversity in its hiring and work practices. We believe that different perspectives and backgrounds bring fresh ideas and innovation to the table. Our team is dedicated to fostering an inclusive and welcoming environment for all employees. Additionally, we have a strong work ethic and are committed to achieving success through teamwork, determination, and a positive attitude. We strive to create an environment where everyone can thrive and contribute to the company's goals. If you feel as though you align with our company goals and values, please send in your resume, we may be hiring!

SUBMIT YOUR RESUME & PORTFOLIO TO:
info@arrowheaddesigngroup.com

President, Founder

Lanie W. Carter

Lanie (Whitaker) Carter founded Arrowhead Design Company in the summer of 2016, and has since lead the company relentlessly to success over the years, adding new team members, services, and capabilities to the team's arsenal of creativity.

Lanie attended UNC Charlotte on a full basketball scholarship for her first year of college, however, after some career altering injuries she decided to move back home to the Spartanburg, SC area where she graduated from USC Upstate's Graphic Design program. Lanie went on to work for a tech startup in NJ and a publication company in NC before returning home to start Arrowhead Design Group. Currently, overseeing the company's operations and staying active in the community both through charity and community enrichment are her top priorities in her professional career...

Lanie (Whitaker) Carter founded Arrowhead Design Company in the summer of 2016, and has since lead the company relentlessly to success over the years, adding new team members, services, and capabilities to the team’s arsenal of creativity.

Lanie attended UNC Charlotte on a full basketball scholarship for her first year of college, however, after some career altering injuries she decided to move back home to the Spartanburg, SC area where she graduated from USC Upstate’s Graphic Design program. Lanie went on to work for a tech startup in NJ and a publication company in NC before returning home to start Arrowhead Design Group. Lanie went on to work for a tech startup in NJ and a publication company in NC before returning home to start Arrowhead Design Group. Currently, overseeing the company’s operations and staying active in the community both through charity and community enrichment are her top priorities in her professional career. She serves as the Chair of the Spartanburg Soup Kitchen Board of Advisors, and previously served as the communications chair for Spartanburg Young Professionals, and the SCC Digital Design Board.

Lanie enjoys spending time with her wife Mehgan, two cats (Dune & Tybee), as well as her three dogs (Jo Jo, Malka, and Murray). Some of her favorite activities include: golfing, home renovation projects, traveling, spending time with her parents on the lake, and campfire nights.

Individual Awards / Achievements:

  • 2022 Nominated Chair of the Spartanburg Soup Kitchen
  • 2021 USC Upstate Young Alumni Award
  • 2020-2021 Leadership Spartanburg Graduate
  • 2019 SYP Young Professional in Communication Award
  • 2018 Founder of Trademarked Brand Burg Apparel
Creative Director

Slade Mullinax

As Creative Director for Arrowhead, Slade takes the lead on the majority of our design and branding projects. While building websites, and creating logos and other branding materials, Slade consults with other Arrowhead team members on the execution of design projects...

As Creative Director for Arrowhead, Slade takes the lead on the majority of our design and branding projects. While building websites, and creating logos and other branding materials, Slade consults with other Arrowhead team members on the execution of design projects.

Since he was young, he has always held an affinity for art. His love for drawing and painting lead him to pursue a career as a designer. Out of his many designs created for Arrowhead, his biggest achievement is having had the opportunity to design a zombie-themed car for Nascar driver #51 – Jeremy Clements. This design was created for the Halloween 2021 Nascar Xfinity Series race.

Production Manager

Kris Bridgeforth

As the Production Manager at Arrowhead, Kris is our go to for capturing compelling visual stories through both photo and video...

As the Production Manager at Arrowhead, Kris is our go to for capturing compelling visual stories through both photo and video. Not only is he a key member of the team, but he is also instrumental in bringing innovative ideas to life and produces top-notch content. In fact, Kris’s talent with a camera earned him the Video Award for Arrowhead’s Pinnacle Partnership Promo video.

But Kris isn’t all work and no play. In his spare time, he indulges in other creative endeavors like writing, drawing, and painting. He also loves to watch movies and listen to music, particularly those that celebrate different cultures. Kris is passionate about seeing people embrace their own cultures, just as he embraces his own.

Social Media Manager & Designer

Jarred Bradley

At Arrowhead, Jarred is a Social Media Manager and Designer. Currently, he oversees, manages, and produces all social media content for Arrowhead clients...

Jarred discovered a passion for graphic design when he was 11 years old when the new family computer came with a free version of Photoshop. He played around on it in his free time, and here he is today – a Magna Cum Laude graduate with a Bachelors of Arts in Graphic Design from USC Upstate in 2022 and a valued member of the Arrowhead team.

One of Jarred’s most gratifying projects was designing a large wall mural for Studio Upstate. Additionally, he’s had his work featured and received a letter of recognition from SkullSparks, a company that partners with college sports brands across the country on recruiting talent and building digital strategy. 

At Arrowhead, Jarred is a Social Media Manager and Designer. Currently, he oversees, manages, and produces all social media content for Arrowhead clients.   Along with social media duties, he also doubles as a regular Graphic Designer for Arrowhead and is tasked with various design jobs, including photography needs as well.

In his free time, Jarred likes collecting sports cards, trying new beers when he can, and doing abstract or sports photography.

Brand Manager

Mehgan Carter

Since taking over our BURG brand in 2020, Mehgan has made the apparel brand soar to new heights, gaining trademark status, expanding to new states, and offering new items...

Since taking over our BURG brand in 2020, Mehgan has made the apparel brand soar to new heights, gaining trademark status, expanding to new states, and offering new items. Mehgan is also Co-Founder of Arrowhead’s sister company: Graveyard Outfitters.

In Mehgan’s off time, you’ll find her in the nature, hiking, kayaking, swimming with sharks (no joke) in Hawaii, or playing with her beloved pups, Malka, Jo Jo, and Murray. Mehgan is also married to our owner, Lanie Carter.

UX / UI Designer & Developer

Davis Hall

As a Spartanburg local, Davis is proud of where he’s from. He majored in Computer Programming and Database Management at Spartanburg Community College and studied UX Design at Clemson University...

As a Spartanburg local, Davis is proud of where he’s from. He majored in Computer Programming and Database Management at Spartanburg Community College and studied UX Design at Clemson University. While playing the role of a website designer at Arrowhead, he also plays a critical role in running our Burg Apparel storefront on the Mary Black Rail Trail. In fact, he helped turn the old hair salon building into a retro local apparel shop. But he wasn’t completely out of his element.

Along with website design, Davis enjoys hunting for antiques and going to estate sales. He even runs a small business called Find N’ Design where he restores furniture. In his free time, he loves to volunteer at his aunt’s dog rescue in North Carolina. He has an Australian cattle dog and a black lab at home and enjoys helping other dogs find loving homes.

Project Manager

Abigail Garvin

As Arrowhead’s resident word wizard, Abigail handles all of our clients’ copywriting needs...

As Arrowhead’s resident word wizard, Abigail handles all of our clients’ copywriting needs. Abigail joined the team in part to help open and run our new Burg Apparel storefront on the Mary Black Rail Trail while also continuing to exercise her writing and digital marketing experience with Arrowhead projects. She is a recent graduate of Converse University in Spartanburg, South Carolina, with degrees in Creative and Professional Writing and History.

Abigail grew up and still lives on her family farm in Chesnee, SC, with her gray pitbull named Poppy.  After work, you can find Abigail on her home’s wrap-around porch crocheting and watching true crime or history documentaries. 

Graphic Designer & Illustrator

Will Mathis

Will is currently a Graphic Design student at USC Upstate and is already proving his skill in visual design, illustration and layouts on the Arrowhead Design team...

Will is currently a Graphic Design student at USC Upstate and is already proving his skill in visual design, illustration and layouts on the Arrowhead Design team.  He is grateful to have the opportunity and skill set to have a professional career in what he loves doing – creating. 

While a creative at heart, Will likes to hunt for antiques and collect old items.  He also enjoys watching movies and looking for good music, no matter the decade of origin.

Digital Advertising Specialist

Grace Powers

Grace is a recent graduate of Appalachian State University with a degree in Electronic Media and Broadcasting. As Arrowhead's expert in Digital Advertising, Grace guarantees impressions, monitors campaigns throughout the month, and reports them back in a user friendly analytics format to show results...

Grace is a recent graduate of Appalachian State University with a degree in Electronic Media and Broadcasting. Based in Asheville, NC, Grace loves trying all the amazing restaurants the city has to offer. And like a true foodie, when she’s not trying new places, she’s whipping up something exciting in her home kitchen. After a day of work, you can most likely find her doing a puzzle and watching a true crime documentary.

Don’t let your competitor hire us first…

Arrowhead Design Group is a mobile full service agency out of South Carolina with team members across the south east and clients across the U.S. Our agency works with companies of all sizes with the same goal in mind – simplifying the complicated.

Awards

2022  Web Excellence Awards – Video Award Recipient

2021  Clutch.co – Top 25 Agencies in SC

2020  The Manifest – Top 100 agencies in the US

2020  One Spartanburg Inc. – Small Business of the Year

2019  Clutch.co – Top 5 Agencies in SC

2018  Spartanburg Chamber – Small Biz Success Award

Contact

Burg® Shop & ADG Mailbox

200 Forest Ave.

Spartanburg, SC 29302

(864) 558-7609

info@arrowheaddesigngroup.com

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