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The Signs Point to your Success

The Signs Point to Your Success – Signarama is the largest and most experienced signs and graphics franchise in the world. Although signs can be found everywhere, we are more than just a sign shop, we operate a new concept that’s unique to our stores. A Signarama franchise is a solid business model that works to give back to businesses in the local community. We combine signs with a full portfolio of branding options that bring a customised advertising solution to your clients’ businesses.

Why Signarama?

• Signarama has 30 years of growth in sign franchising
• Signarama is the most established brand in the industry
• Signarama has a proven track record of success, with nearly 900 stores globally
• Signarama has a strong customer base in any economic condition

Everyone is a potential customer

In a downturn and an upturn, visual communications is critical to all businesses. When you think about it, every business needs signage. From SME’s to Corporate companies, Local Councils, Hotels, Restaurants, Leisure Centres, Schools, Churches, Theatres, the list is endless.

Our customers count on us for our expertise in messaging, advertising and branding. Materials such as banners, tradeshow props, shopfront signs, digital displays, vehicle graphics, colour wrap film and more.

What this means is that your customers are everywhere.

Take a look down any high street, drive along any motorway, walk past any construction site, our franchisees are proving that a Signarama franchise becomes part of the business community. As businesses are increasingly competing for their customers’ attention, brand recognition and local advertising is of strategic importance.

Employing new technologies like digital printing and digital dynamic signage, Signarama stays on the cutting edge of the industry, paving the way for steady growth and higher profit margins for all franchisees.

The UK sign industry alone is estimated to be a £1.1 billion market, and Signarama is the sign industry leader with more than 30 years of experience worldwide. Our phenomenal growth in the last three decades has led to widespread recognition as the number one sign franchise.

Operating in over 50 countries with 900+ franchise owned and managed stores we have become the brand other businesses turn to, and the scale of our global partnerships allows us to negotiate unparalleled deals with suppliers. Talk to us today about why a Signarama is a good choice for you.

Meet the UK Team


Signarama’s success is due to hard work, business savvy and the dedication of all our team members and network of franchisees.

Take a look at some key players in the Signarama brand who have helped to shape the company into what it is today, as well as put in the manpower (and womanpower) so that Signarama can continue to grow and flourish into the future.

Aliyyah-Begum Nasser

Managing Director Signarama UK

Aliyyah is motivated by enabling companies, organisations, and individuals to reach their full potential. She has proven track record with business development and turnaround, most recently leading the development of Signarama in the UK.

Aliyyah also looks after a portfolio of businesses in healthcare in which she supports her teams to balance operational quality with excellent outcomes for patients. Prior to this, Aliyyah was a Consultant at Bain & Company, primarily working on organizational strategy and change across a number of industries.

Aliyyah has a strong involvement in voluntary work through her faith community, the Shia Ismaili Muslims. She also sits on the Trustee Board of Maslaha, a London-based charity seeking to change and challenge the impact of current negative discourse on Muslim communities.

She holds a degree in Philosophy, Politics, & Economics from Worcester College, Oxford.

Salim Giga

Director

With over 35 years experience in print and imaging, Salim has an impressive history of enterprise and commercial success in the industry. Originally in sales, moving into business development, and most recently market development, Salim has most recently established new markets for laser media in Brazil and Mexico.

An entrepreneur at heart, Salim now invests and supports start ups in the industries of technology and healthcare. He also continues to provide strategic vision and innovation to the family business he grew over 30 years with his wife, Salma.

Salim has a strong social conscience and throughout his career has given his time and resource to those less fortunate than himself. Most recently, he chaired the board of Trustees of FOCUS Europe, supporting the resettlement of refugees in Central Asia.

Adrian Strong

Franchise Support Manager

Adrian brings a wealth of experience and has previously worked in a franchise support capacity for Signarama, Embroidme and Revive. Over the last 20 years he has gained an all-round perspective of starting, running and developing a franchised business.

In addition to providing ongoing support and guidance he has been involved with day to day sales and marketing, training, business planning, development and exit strategies, coaching and mentoring, National Accounts and supplier relations.

The US Team


Ray Titus

CEO of United Franchise Group

Ray Titus co-founded Signarama with his father, Roy Titus. Ray has led United Franchise Group from its inception to international expansion. With more than 30 years of franchising experience under his belt, Ray continues to give back – both within the franchising community and world over. In 2006, Ray worked to establish the United Franchise Group Foundation, which supports organizations such as Shriner’s Hospitals for Children, The Heath Evans Foundation and Junior Achievement.

 

Jim Tatem

President of Signarama

Beginning his career as owner of the pilot Signarama store in 1986, Jim Tatem played an instrumental role in building and growing the Signarama brand and its franchisee training programs. He acted as Director of Support for 19 years, and in 2005 grew to his position as President. In the Director of Support position, he worked to develop store set-ups, field support programs, and research and development for the Signarama brand. Jim holds memberships within the Digital Print Imaging Association, International Sign Association, and Rotary – West Palm Beach Chapter.

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