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New Look at Digital Wayfinding from SRF


Digital Wayfinding Trends: Lessons Learned from Museums, Healthcare, and Transit Experiences, written by Leslie Wolke, founder of MapWell Studio, explores how these organizations combine apps, indoor location technology, and digital and static signage to guide visitors in and around their facilities. Read More »

Economic Report Forecasts Strong '18 and '19


The sign, graphics and visual communications industry is enjoying a strong 2018, thanks to an easing of uncertainty surrounding commodity prices and stronger U.S. economy. The stronger economy will continue to push the industry forward in 2019, according to the ISA Sign Industry Quarterly Report for the third quarter of 2018. Read More »

Digital Badges for ISA Online Learning Courses


Upon completion of an online learning course, you will receive a digital certificate showing your proficiency to share on your resume or social profiles. Digital badges are a portable, verifiable and secure way to showcase the skills and competencies you have learned. Read More »

Sign Invitational Accepting Applicants


Fourteen sign professionals joining the competition will be judged for their excellence in the creativity and craft of signmaking. This year's theme is "time," to be creatively interpreted by the signmaker-contestants. Read More »

Managing Global Projects like Cathay Pacific


Great project management is one of the most important tools we have as an industry to complete projects on time, on budget and with high-quality results. ISA offers five excellent courses on project management to help your company brush up on some of the tools and tips that could be beneficial in identifying potential stumbling blocks. Read More »

Printed Vinyl for NY Fashion Week


Iconic Graphics LLC worked with C2 Imaging NY to install vinyl graphics on the walls and floors of this New York Fashion week backdrop. Read More »

89 Sign Companies Join Sign MFG Day


A record number of sign, graphics and visual communications companies across North America will invite students to learn more about career opportunities as part of ISA Sign Manufacturing Day 2018. The event will be held October 5, throughout the U.S. and Canada. Read More »

Matthews Paint Introduces Mobile Color Scanning


Matthews Paint and MeasureColor together have introduced a convenient color-scanning tool for the sign industry. Finding a Matthews Paint color formula by scanning an existing paint sample has now been simplified, thanks to the introduction of this device and associated app. This portable color scanner, weighing about an ounce, easily fits in the palm of the hand. Paired with a smartphone or tablet a user already carries, the device is ideal for scanning color in the field. Read More »

Impressive Sign Resurrects the Titanic at National Geographic


OUTFRONT Media worked with ABC Imaging to print the sign using Durst Rho 500 on 10,000 square feet of Ultraflex Supreme 9 oz mesh. Read More »

Profiles of Sign Regulations by Community [Webinar]


This SRF session explores trends in sign code development and attributes of effective sign ordinances across all community types. The speakers will also discuss the successful design elements unique to suburban communities, urban centers, historic districts, and campuses. Read More »