This top sign manufacturing company provides the full service solution from custom design to custom installation that only a limited number of sign companies can deliver. The owner has assembled a strong and experienced staff in the areas of design, engineering, project management and sign installation. And, improvements in infrastructure and the implementation of new technology have been key factors in the company’s growth. In recent years, the company has won larger clients with larger revenue sign jobs. Most recently, the company’s long term successful relationship with a major insurance company has led to a relationship in which the company will be engaged to manufacture and install over $5 MM in new signage for several hundred locations over the next few years.
The company delivers a wide range of sign products to several major industries. Industries and customer types served include hospitals, airports, universities, destination retailers, specialty general contractors building national cemeteries, car dealerships, auto part retailers, brick and mortar insurance companies, shopping center owners and management companies, hotel franchisors and franchisees, restaurant franchisors, state and local government, etc
The custom architectural signage segment of the company has been a key area of growth in the business. Most of the new sales revenue generated in this area is the result of responding to RFQs and ITBs to general contractors, and successfully earning these bids. The company’s ability to deliver innovative architectural sign solutions is a major competitive advantage
The home office and manufacturing facility is an 11,500 square foot leased space in an industrial strip center.
Growth possibilities are almost unlimited. The company offers the products and services to compete for more business in almost every major industry. The growth strategy for a new owner can be based on how aggressively they would want to grow the business. The current owner has a vision on how to grow the company to $10 MM+ in annual revenue in five years. Aggressive growth could be achieved by expansion of the existing business model, investment in new technology and/or acquisition of exiting sign companies.
The company is one of a limited number of sign companies that is a single-source provider of a wide range of sign products and a full-service solution provider. On occasion, the company will partner with other affiliated sign companies to deliver a cost-effective solution. The #1 competitive strength of the company is in the design, manufacturing and delivery of architectural sign solutions. In addition to delivering innovative sign solutions, the staff’s ability to effectively communicate with the clients, architects and general contractors involved in these projects is key to the company’s success. Most of the new sales revenue generated in this area is the result of responding to RFQs & ITBs to general contractors, and successfully earning these bids.
The owner is retiring, but is open to the possibility of staying engaged in the business in a consulting capacity for an extended period to be determined.
Will train for 12 weeks @ no cost. Major sign products include channel letter signs, cabinet signs, custom architectural fabrication, way-finding signs, ADA compliant signs, monument & pylon signs, digital imaging, brand roll-outs, POP’s, electronic message centers, content value-added and post& panel directional signage. Sign products address customer needs that include sight identification, way-finding, interior and exterior imaging, promotional & marketing needs, event needs and anything requiring visibility or knowledge-base to cultural, political, social, marketing or retail requirements. All sign installations are designed to enhance a specific market share.