STORY welcomes Kari Braden as Senior Digital Designer

June 4, 2024

STORY, a leading agency known for its cutting-edge marketing solutions, is delighted to announce the appointment of Kari Braden as its new Senior Digital Designer. Kari brings over a decade of extensive experience in digital and print design, branding, and web development, making her a perfect fit for STORY’s innovative team.

Kari holds a B.F.A. in Graphic Design from Cardinal Stritch University and has enriched her academic background with international studies in Italy. Her professional journey includes impactful roles such as Art Director and Graphic Designer at GT Creative in Milwaukee, WI, and most recently, she has been successfully running her own business, Kari Braden Design, LLC, in Greenville, SC.

At STORY, Kari will oversee the design and production of all online and offline marketing materials. She will lead the conceptualization and execution of creative design behind ad campaigns and take charge of transforming sitemaps and page descriptions from outlines into effective digital experiences. Her role is pivotal in designing engaging media that champions marketing goals, upholds brand standards, and utilizes the best UI/UX practices.

Kari’s appointment is a testament to STORY’s commitment to employing seasoned professionals who are not only adept at their craft but also passionate about continual learning and excellence in the digital marketing industry. “We are excited to welcome Kari to our team,” said Ben Pettit, CEO of STORY. “Her remarkable blend of creativity, strategic thinking, and technical expertise will be instrumental in driving our creative projects to new heights and delivering exceptional value to our clients.”

STORY looks forward to Kari’s contributions to the agency and is confident that her innovative approach and dedication will enhance the company’s offerings and reinforce its position as a leader in the marketing sector.



STORY is a Greenville-based marketing agency that prides itself on connecting local businesses with global opportunities through innovative and personalized marketing strategies. The agency specializes in all aspects of digital marketing, from ad campaigns to brand development, providing comprehensive solutions that drive success. To learn more, visit