Carol Sullivan’s excitement for designing maps began at a young age, when she would navigate her family via the trusty road atlas. Her mother, a native of Scotland, would pack up the family and drive across the country exploring sites she only read about in books as a child.
Carol is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin - Oshkosh with a degree in graphic design. After graduation, Carol headed to Chicago where her pursuit for design continued. After being asked to create a map for a friend’s destination wedding, Carol realized her passion for helping couples design their perfect wedding day.
Now an established wedding stationery designer with clients around the world, Carol, or "The Map Chick" as she is known on the internet, has designed over 1000 maps, as well as hundreds of invitation suites, save-the-dates, and totes. Her options have also expanded to include wedding day material like bottle labels, door hangers, free standing seating charts, and other specialty items. Corporate clients have also turned to Carol as well, including, Viacom and HBO. If you want it customized Carol is your designer. Over the years, Carol's work has been featured in magazines and blogs from coast to coast. She has been featured in New York Weddings, Chicago Style Weddings, Brides Magazine, Exquisite Weddings Magazine, My Wedding Magazine, Westchester/Hudson Valley Weddings Magazine, Bride and Groom, Bliss Magazine, Gray Likes Weddings, Wedding Chicks, Style me Pretty and many more.
Above all, Carol’s favorite part of her work is getting to know her clients, their stories, sense of style, and visualizing their celebration. The result is a timeless piece of artwork that will your guests will love and you will cherish as a memento of your special day.
When she isn’t creating maps and invitations she spends her free-time gathering daily inspiration from her two beautiful children five year-old daughter, Olivia, and two year old son, Kienan, while enjoying life in McKinney, Texas with her husband, Jeremy, and beloved dog, Lulu.
Jeremy Sullivan joined CW Designs full-time in 2014 after a successful career in medical communications in Chicago and consulting for a medical device company in Dallas. Jeremy was born in Texas, but spent the majority of his life in the Midwest where he ultimately made Chicago his home. He is a graduate of the University of North Texas with a BBA in Marketing and is a certified meeting planner (CMP). He brings knowledge of the event process and understands the needs of clients from an intimate wedding to a large corporate event. Jeremy consults CW Designs corporate clients on brand strategy and messaging as well as supporting Carol for larger projects. When he's not working, he enjoys working out, and chasing around his two little ones.