I'll cut to the chase -- building a brand and designing a website is hard. It's also not what you had in mind when you decided to take your passion and turn it into a full-time business.
If you've ever felt overwhelmed, anxious or confused about how to create a brand or build your website then you're not alone.
Let's be real. You want to build an empire while having enough time spend with your kids and maybe even catch the latest episode of The Bachelor.
We help creatives pair beautiful brand design with an intentional website strategy so they can book more clients and make more money doing what they love. A thoughtfully crafted brand can help you attract more ideal clients effortlessly and take your business to the next level.
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We believe we were created for community. We believe the primary purpose of marketing is to connect with others.
We promise we're here to help each other out.
We believe doing hard work is what it takes to succeed. We believe in going the extra mile for our friends because there is no other option but going above and beyond what is required.
We promise to push ourselves to do our best work and provide a superior experience.
We believe there is enough space for everybody. We believe a collaborative effort makes for stronger marketing.
We promise to create an environment that breeds partnership.
We believe fostering relationships is the only way to do business. We believe marketing is best when it's slowed down.
We promise to nurture our community and build trust.
We believe in surrounding ourselves with people doing good in the world. We believe in spreading kindness because everybody has a battle they're silently facing.
We promise to invite everybody to our table because everyone has a story worth telling.
– Written by Amanda, Founder of Carrylove Designs
Amanda is an award-winning website designer and brand strategist. She founded Carrylove Designs in 2017 after leaving corporate America. She is passionate about design and believes pairing a beautiful brand aesthetic with an intentional website strategy is the cornerstone for success, booking clients effortlessly, and creating a high-converting business.
David is the Operations Manager who has come to find that his sweet spot is learning new processes and managing projects. He is a believer in Christ and a huge believer in the overall quality of life. Meaning, if you don't like your job or it's making your quality of life poor, then quit--leave it. Go and make your life better!
Maliquea Starnes is an Online Business Manager with 5+ years in the wedding and event industry as a Certified Wedding Planner and Venue Owner. Maliquea has taken her love for bringing together all the details and providing high touch support together in a unique way. When she’s not streamlining with systems and managing projects, Maliquea can be found exploring new places in NC with her husband, goldendoodle and cavapoo by her side!
Laura Gonzales became a full-time writer only after spending 13 exhausting/exciting years as a high school English teacher. In true teacher form, she is weirdly aware of the nuances of words and never stops trying to improve her craft to meet her own high standards. She lives with her husband, twin toddlers, and two grouchy cats in a suburb of Houston, where she eats leftover goldfish crackers and watches Dateline.
Hana is a copywriter who writes to uplift and make connections with people. She's a passionate, creative, and collaborative soul who thrives on bringing out the best in clients. Her dearest held belief is that we're all capable of greatness — so long as we support and encourage each other. She also believes that peanut butter should never ever be wasted. Ever.
Audrey is a copywriter who loves helping business owners make more genuine connections, impact, and money through powerful words that feel like them. She’s a total enneagram 2, a watercolor hobbyist, a shower singer, and a spiked seltzer connoisseur who currently lives in Annapolis, Maryland. She strongly believes in the Oxford Comma, the power of kindness, and the fact that we rise by lifting others.
Aja is a brand and web designer based in Los Angeles California. After majoring in Fashion Design & Merchandising she got her bachelor's degree in Advertising then realized her true passion was in branding and web design. Her passion is uncovering what makes each brand unique and creating a visual identity that helps share it with the world. When she's not designing, you can find her playing with her Goldendoodle puppy, Hank, or exploring new cities to find the most aesthetic cafes with her loved ones.
AK is a designer based outside of Atlanta, GA. She’s passionate about working with purpose-driven businesses to help bring their mission and vision to life. With a background in content marketing, she’s able to help brands develop their voice and determine a strategy for life-long success. She loves spending time with her husband and rescue dogs, thinks dessert should be a food group, and believes you’re never too old to celebrate Halloween.
Jess Marrone is the Lead Designer who loves helping creative entrepreneurs crush their goals. She’s passionate about design, filmmaking, and creating awesome content for purpose-driven brands. When she’s not working, she’s planning her next travel destination, drawing, or playing her ukulele while hanging out at the beach.
After four years of working alongside Fortune 500 companies and household names, she found herself wanting to do more outside the cube. Standing 5' tall, she know what it feels like to be defined by your size and she's living proof that you’re bigger and better than that. When she's not eating life to the fullest, she loves to serve passionate businesses by helping them redefine their size from the brand-up. That's why she dives into every project with a strategic mind, a refined aesthetic, and a whole lotta heart.
Ashlie is a website designer based out of Haughton, Louisiana. While her degrees in Accounting and Psychology led to a successful career as a corporate accountant and then finance officer for the U.S. Air Force, after 10 years she found herself wanting to pursue her lifelong dream in design and hasn't looked back since! Her favorite things in the world are her high school sweetheart turned husband of 16 years Garrett, her two daughters Piper (14) and Jaycee (8), and her pet rabbit, Bean.
I am an award-winning website designer, brand strategist, and community leader. I help take our clients' visual brands to the next level. I am passionate about design and believe pairing a beautiful brand aesthetic with an intentional website strategy is the cornerstone for success, booking clients effortlessly, and creating a delightful online experience.
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