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Industry News

Sign MFG Day makes a difference

05/10/2019

Taking place on Friday, October 4, sign, graphics and visual communications companies are opening their doors to show students how exiting, engaging and rewarding a career in the sign industry can be. Read More »


Mobile Crane Operator Evaluation Form

05/08/2019

As of February 2019, OSHA requires employers to evaluate the competency of crane operators and their ability to work safely. ISA has released a new resource for ISA members, the Mobile Crane Operator Evaluation Form, that is designed to assist you with this obligation. Read More »


Representing the Sign Industry to Planners

05/08/2019

Over 300 planners attended ISA's two education sessions at the annual planning conference, including a "Planning for Sign Code Success"-meets-TED Talk workshop and a panel presentation on "Regulating Historic Signs." The sessions featured planners, sign manufacturers, attorneys, and historic preservationists, and were moderated by James Carpentier, ISA's Director of State and Local Government Affairs. Read More »


ISA Sign Expo 2019 Dealt Winning Hand

05/03/2019

ISA International Sign Expo® 2019 dealt a winning hand in Las Vegas, closing with an attendance of 20,600, surpassing the 2017 event. But the event was about more than numbers, as it provided business-building ideas and products to help sign, graphics, print and visual communications companies deliver innovative and exciting projects. The 235,000-sq.-ft. tradeshow floor marked the first time to see many new products, ranging from new printers to new software. Read More »


Kevin Stotmeister, Federal Heath, Announces Retirement

05/01/2019

Stotmeister will retain Chief Executive Officer responsibilities for the remainder of 2019, promoting current Executive VP & Chief Operating Officer, Sid Rasnick, to succeed him as President. Read More »


Troy Crocker Awarded for Service

04/25/2019

Troy Crocker, co-owner of Faces in Pelham, Alabama, was presented the Kirk L. Brimley Distinguished Service Award at ISA International Sign Expo® 2019 in Las Vegas. ISA Sign Expo is the sign, graphics and visual communications industry's leading tradeshow. Read More »


2020 Co-Location with Impressions Expo

04/25/2019

ISA International Sign Expo® 2020 and Impressions Expo (formerly the Imprinted Sportswear Show) will co-locate next spring, with a combined tradeshow space topping 350,000 square feet. ISA Sign Expo is the on-premise sign and visual communications industry's largest expo. Impressions Expo is the premier tradeshow for the imprinted and decorated apparel industry. Read More »


Mark Stein Named Sign Code Champion

04/24/2019

Mark Stein, second-generation owner and president of ESCO Manufacturing and Stein Sign Display in Watertown, South Dakota, served on his community's ad hoc sign committee and volunteers on his community's planning commission and board of adjustments. His active involvement with and passion to help ensure reasonable sign regulations, earned him the 2019 ISA Sign Code Champion award, presented during ISA International Sign Expo® 2019. Read More »


ISA Sign Expo 2019 Opens

04/23/2019

ISA International Sign Expo® 2019 is ready to open its doors, drawing some 20,000 sign, graphics and visual communications professionals to the 235,000-plus square foot trade show floor. Read More »


New Strategic Insights Paper: Extended Reality

04/22/2019

ISA has released its second Strategic Insight paper, Extended Reality: Expanding the Definition of Sign Interaction, exploring the impact of mixed/extended/augmented/virtual reality. This Strategic Insights paper is authored by Jonathan Josephson, founder of Quantum Interface. Read More »