This team of brand experts is committed to making service an art and the process of developing and promoting your brand easy and enjoyable. Our goal is to help you tell your story, achieve influence in the market, and turn your business into a memorable, profitable, and sustainable brand. Meet us.
Owner & Brand Strategist
- Bourbon Connoisseur
- K-Pop Enthusiast
When Heather is not helping clients navigate the intricacies of marketing plans, she’s thinking of ways they can get noticed in their industry. From developing digital marketing strategies to website design to ensuring branding consistency, she thrives on making Kudzu clients successful, memorable, and sustainable.
Brand Strategist Partner
Murphy Funkhouser Capps
- Crazy Plant Lady
- Theatre Diva
Whether putting her client’s brands in the spotlight or entertaining audiences herself, Murphy believes that “everyone has a story”. She has been helping businesses tell compelling stories and develop strategies to grow for over 15 years. She is also a business speaker and educator and performance storyteller. In 2018, Murphy was awarded Entrepreneur of the Year by the Asheville Chamber of Commerce.
- List Queen
- Office Foodie
Hannah is an organizer. Whether she is directing a multi-location video shoot, preparing a client for a trade show, or managing all aspects of your brand, Hannah brings organization and logic to every project she shepherds. Branding can be difficult, we don’t deny that, but Hannah is ready to handle the ‘dirt’y work to get to your business growing! 🌱
Senior Graphic Designer
- Office Chair Booby Trapper (can’t help it, I’m short)
- A Sucker for Post-Its
Denise enjoys being a creative and has had the pleasure of being in the design and marketing industry for 15 years. From designing new brands, creating visual environments to publication design and everything in between, she does it with multi-tasking ease. If you want a balanced, crisp clean design with attention to detail—she’s your girl to create your mark in this world.
- Mastermind of Mischief
- Organizer of Random Thoughts
Kendra is a big dreamer. She thrives off of entrepreneurship and being creative. Her passion for photography and design allows her to bring creative and strategic ideas to the table. She’s not afraid to throw out wild ideas and push your marketing past what’s expected. And when in doubt, she will make you laugh! As she says, “All jokes are good jokes, even if it is in Comic Sans.”
- Obsessed Dog Mom
- Coffee Enthusiast
Kristie is a storyteller at her core. Whether it is writing a social media calendar, blog, copy for a website, press release, video script or anything in between, she helps bring the voice and vision of our clients to life through words. With a degree in Broadcasting and Journalism from Western Carolina University and experience across nearly every type of media platform, she will work hard to use her passion and creativity to deliver whatever content needs you have!
- Director of De-Cluttering
- Eco Nut
Abigail fully adopts each client’s story and vision as her own. Using a sharp eye and creative thinking, she ensures her clients’ needs are always met. Her M.A. in Brand + Media Strategy allows her to view every challenge holistically and from multiple angles. She integrates her years of branding education and experience into every Kudzu project.
- Chief People Pleaser
- Keeper of Treats
Onyx has been in the customer service industry for 12 years. He aims for wagging tails in every project and will go the extra trick for the treat. He’s always looking forward to being at the office to help inspire creativity. However, the office has learned to embrace his licker problem. At his age, he is who he is.