Dive into your design potential!
We are an Arizona-based Graphic Design and Marketing Company founded in 2017 by Charlene Bell and Mark Gawlik. We began with the goal in mind to strike the most ideal creative, collaborative balance with clients that results in the best possible aesthetic outcomes that not only best represent businesses, but help them stand out from competition.
A Brief History
Having met at the start of the 2000's at Peoria High School, Charlene and Mark began exploring their potential for a business partnership through the school's Future Business Leaders of America club. There, they won not only a small number of design and business contests within numerous local and statewide conferences, but went on to earn national recognition when their design for the PHS FBLA's website won the state level of competition.
Afterwards, they went on to follow individual pursuits for nearly a decade. However, now they bring together the accumulated knowledge and experience gathered from those years apart to combine and create a brand new venture!
Charlene Bell, Creative Director
Charlene is a lifelong artist and renaissance woman. With a uniquely brilliant eye for color and composition, she is able to follow her instincts to shape amazing aesthetics that are not only eye-catching, but functional for promoting businesses and expressing their ideals. These and other talents she has developed through years of personal growth and private intellectual pursuits surely bring a unique perspective to Inklings' clientele looking to set their companies apart.
Mark Gawlik, CFO
Mark Gawlik has been working in the accounting field for over 10 years helping individuals and businesses with all of their bookkeeping and tax needs. In addition to keeping the business gears moving for Inklings, he owns burgeoning accounting firm, A Affordable Accounting, where he practices accounting magic and works wonders in addition to performing miracles for small to mid-sized businesses, individuals, and nonprofits. His skills allow Charlene to focus on what she does best; thus creating a partnership that allows Inklings to do its best for all who seek its services.