Monthly Archives: April 2017

ISA International Sign Expo 2017 Ranks as the Largest Ever

ISA International Sign Expo 2017 is in the books — the record books. The sign, graphics and visual communications’ industry’s leading event, which closed today in Las Vegas, broke attendance records. In all, more than 20,500 saw the latest products across the breadth of the industry. In addition to overall attendance, ISA International Sign Expo [...]

2017-08-25T14:54:26+00:00 April 26, 2017|

Alex Perry, Right Way Signs CEO, Named Sign Code Champion for His Work on a Streamlined Permitting Process in Chicago

Alexandria, VA (April 20, 2017) – Alex Perry, CEO of Right Way Signs of Chicago, and a member of the Illinois Sign Association and International Sign Association, was relatively new to the sign, graphics and visual communications industry when he encountered the maze-like permitting process in the Windy City. His refusal to accept the status [...]

2017-08-24T12:52:46+00:00 April 20, 2017|

Attendee Spotlight: Bob Daniels, Philadelphia Sign Company

Bob Daniels, director of field services for Philadelphia Sign Company, has been around the industry for 34 years. So when he says that he knows “everyone,” he is not that far off. But when he attended the ISA Networking Reception for National and Custom Sign Companies one year, he asked his company leadership, “How come [...]

2017-04-12T10:00:48+00:00 April 12, 2017|

Are You Prepared for OSHA’s Crane Safety Training Certification Requirement?

By David Hickey, VP of Advocacy, International Sign Association While the sign, graphics and visual communications industry professionals look forward to April 19–22 for ISA International Sign Expo 2017, there is another date that should be circled on the calendar: November 10, 2017. That’s when Occupational Safety & Health Administration’s (OSHA) crane safety training certification [...]

2017-08-24T20:01:50+00:00 April 10, 2017|

Attendee Spotlight: Jessica Brearley, NW Custom Signs & Graphics

Jessica Brearley, sales and marketing manager at NW Custom Signs & Graphics, says growth for the company has come by following opportunities. ISA International Sign Expo has been instrumental in helping the company determine next steps, thanks to its networking, trade show and education. “I can connect with people in the same industry and learn [...]

2017-04-10T10:00:24+00:00 April 10, 2017|

Attendee Spotlight: Nick Wilson, Oxford Graphics

Nick Wilson grew up in the sign, graphics and visual communications industry. “It’s kind of all I’ve really known,” he says. His father, uncle and grandfather ran a company that focused on screen printing. His father ventured off into digital printing and launched Oxford Graphics. Wilson worked there in the summers, but was focused on [...]

2017-04-05T13:19:07+00:00 April 5, 2017|