QuietStream’s Derrek Turner recognized as top designer

Big congratulations are in order for QuietStream Financial, LLC lead graphic designer Derrek Turner. He has been named one of the top designers in Charlotte, N.C., one of the fastest-growing cities in the U.S.

Derrek Turner is lead designer at QuietStream Financial.

Derrek Turner is lead designer at QuietStream Financial.

Derrek was recognized in a ranking of top designers compiled by Charlotteagenda.com, a digital news and entertainment publication.

“Charlotte’s got design talent. You can feel a certain creative buzz around the city that’s grounded in remarkable work,” Publisher Ted Williams writes to introduce the list. “You need to learn from them, hire them, work with them and pay attention to the breakthrough work they’ll continue to produce.”

Derrek is in charge of all graphic design elements at QuietStream and its portfolio companies, from the creation of logos and trade show marketing materials to the development of new websites and newsletters. He also boasts a strong collection of bright-colored sneakers.

“The work Derrek does for our team is outstanding,” Chief Marketing Officer Greg Bishop says. “He’s an example of the innovative, forward-thinking entrepreneurs we want to attract and hire.”

Derrek joined the QuietStream team in 2014. He is a graduate of the Art Institute of Charlotte.