Young minds looking to unleash creativity.

We pride ourselves in having a team that’s all in our 20’s. We all have a fresh take on today’s latest design trends, and we want to unleash that creativity on your brand. Let’s get started…

Lanie Whitaker


Lanie Whitaker founded Arrowhead Design Co. in May of 2016 after two positions as an in-house graphic designer for a tech start-up in NJ and a publication company in NC. Lanie used those experiences and her connections locally to build Arrowhead’s brand over the years. Today, Lanie oversees all of Arrowhead’s projects and day to day business operations.

  • USC Upstate: Bachelors Degree In Graphic Design 2014
  • Spartanburg YP: Communications Award 2019
  • USC Upstate: Young Alumni Award 2021
  • SYP Communications Chair, SCC Digital Design Board, & Spartanburg Soup Kitchen Board of Advisors

Slade Mullinax


Slade became a member of the Arrowhead Design Co. team in October of 2018 shortly after graduating. Slade received his Bachelors in Art Studio with an emphasis in Graphic Design from USC Upstate, and specializes in illustration. Today, Slade has produced many of Arrowhead’s signature projects and has been the lead designer for the majority of his time.

  • USC Upstate: Bachelors Degree in Graphic Design 2018
  • American Advertising Awards (Greenville): Silver Award 2018

Kris Bridgeforth


Kris was born and raised in Indianapolis, Indiana until moving to Gaffney, SC in 2016 to be closer to his parents. Kris recently graduated from Spartanburg Community College and is a full time graphic designer for Arrowhead. Kris joined the Arrowhead Design team in August 2019 as a Junior Graphic Designer and is considered our “Photoshop Wizard”.

  • Spartanburg Community College: Associate’s Degree in Graphic Design 2020
  • Skills USA Competition in Animation: Placed 8th Nationally 2019