We have years of experience in design and marketing with a shared common passion for great brands just like yours. Together we create extraordinary brand experiences that help companies establish their voice and connect with their audience on a new level.

Whether our clients are a new startup brand or have been established well before we were born, we thrive on the relationships we make to provide meaningful brand experiences.

A power team that supports you and your business

Amanda Gholson

Amanda was born and raised in Des Moines, Iowa before moving to Tupelo. She graduated from the University of Southern Mississippi with a degree in Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management. She has a vast knowledge and experience in the marketing industry and loves helping small businesses grow. As the Director of Sales, she not only oversees and helps direct our sales team but also helps to identify where improvements can be made and help develop a sales plan and strategies for the growth of our clients. Amanda loves spending time with her husband, Brad and their two daughters, Meredith and Camille on their boat.

MANAGING DIRECTOR

Amanda

Sarah

Trevor

Cayla

Kendall

Jack

Sarah grew up in the Tupelo area and graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Graphic Design from Mississippi University for Women. She uses her years of experience in creating brand identities, managing social media profiles, and designing websites to elevate and promote clients locally and nationally. Integrating traditional art mediums such as watercolor and line illustrations gives her designs a spark of life. When she isn't caring for her 70+ houseplants, she's cuddling her dogs Daisy and Pepper.

SENIOR BRAND DESIGNER

Sarah Barrett

Amanda

Sarah

Trevor

Cayla

Kendall

Jack

Trevor Hart

Born and raised in Tupelo, MS, Trevor is a senior at the University of North Alabama. He is completing a degree in Public Relations with minors in Political Science and Digital Marketing. As an Account Manager, he assists with the expansion of our clientele in North Alabama and develops marketing content, social media posts, blogs, and other copywriting. He is a Cole Honors College student and serves as President of the Student Alumni Association. He is the Treasurer of Lion PR, UNA’s designated organization for PR students. As a member of several organizations, including the PR Council of Alabama and the Southern PR Federation, he strives to stay connected with professionals in the community. 

ACCOUNT MANAGER

Amanda

Sarah

Trevor

Cayla

Kendall

Jack

Cayla is a creative professional with a passion for ad design, logo design, branding, and web design. With over seven years of experience in digital marketing and graphic design, she excels in enhancing and promoting brands. Cayla now lives in North Texas with her husband, Shawn, and their two cats, Mochi and Jade. In her free time, she enjoys being outside, hiking, walking, and gardening.

LEAD GRAPHIC DESIGNER

Cayla Thompson

Amanda

Sarah

Trevor

Cayla

Kendall

Jack

GRAPHIC DESIGNER

Kendall is a creative professional with a passion for photography, brand identity creation, interior design, and social media management. She graduated from Mississippi State University with a degree in marketing and digital media and now lives in Tupelo with her husband Josh and their dog, Ted. In her free time, Kendall enjoys roasting and drinking coffee, cooking, growing flowers, and collecting mid-century art and furniture.

Kendall Brown

Amanda

Sarah

Trevor

Cayla

Kendall

Jack

Jack grew up in the Mobile Bay Area and graduated from Mississippi State University with a Bachelor of Business Administration. He also minored in Marketing and Management. He uses his years of customer service and market research experience to curate positive and intentional connections with clients from all backgrounds. Finding common interests and promoting success is one of his greatest motivations when interacting with clients. At 88 West, Jack assists with the development and management of our clientele in Mississippi and Alabama. He is an avid fan of the Mississippi State Bulldogs and the Nashville Predators, loves doing DIY projects around the house, and trains for Spartan races in his spare time.

SALES REPRESENTATIVE/
ACCOUNT MANAGER

Jack Adamski

Amanda

Sarah

Trevor

Cayla

Kendall

Jack

– STEVE JOBS

"Marketing is about sharing your passion with the world. Master the topic, the message and the delivery."

Let's work together

Branding is at the core of everything we do. Every design, every detail is purposefully crafted to strengthen our client's brands. We don't make anything up. Whether you are a well-established company or a brand new start up, the truth is you are bringing something great to the world. Let us reveal your greatness and build your business through a perfect storm of smart brand strategy and beautiful design.

Your brand.
Your story.