Carter Creative specializes in bringing together the talents of the best industry professionals to create the essential artwork and creative guidance needed to create a multitude of exciting world-class immersive experiences including travel/tourism, experiential retail, dining, festivals and special events.

We provide everything from fully fleshed out concept art and event planning to art/creative/show directing events and thematic placemaking and story-driven branding. Or if it is the Marketing and social media components needed we can create engaging campaigns and polished branding visuals to ensure the project can be not just noticed, but elevated to be next-level and unforgettable. 

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About Sam Carter, Chief Creative Officer

Portrait of Sam Carter, Founder of Carter Creative Design
Sam Carter

Practically born and raised in the theme park world, working nearly two decades at the Disneyland Resort in Creative Entertainment, Sam was plucked from the Disney Company in 2012 to become the Creative Director at the University of Southern California. Sam has a passion for and is energized by strong typography and stunning concept art. 

Over the years he began to be called upon by professionals throughout the industry to assist with all types of creative design and ideation on various entertainment tourism projects. With a strong background in the arts, including spending time as a juror in the prestigious Laguna Beach Festival of Arts and currently is a featured artist at The Wonderground Gallery at Disneyland and Walt Disney World. 

Sam brings the highest level of artistic visuals to all design projects of any size and scope. Besides his creative talents, Sam is well known for his enthusiasm and positive attitude that can not only tackle any creative need but knock it out of the park.

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