Signarama: An Award Winning Business
In the more than 30 years that Signarama has been franchising, we have become an award winning business, often recognized as one of the top franchise opportunities in the entire industry. Below are a few of the awards we have received.
#1 in Category
We are consistently ranked #1 in the sign franchise category on Entrepreneur Magazine’s annual Franchise 500 list.
Entrepreneur’s Franchise 500
In addition to being top in our category, we were proud to be listed in the top 75 franchise opportunities on Entrepreneur’s Franchise 500, coming in at #71 in 2014.
Franchise Directs Top 100 Global Franchises
Being ranked #28 out of 100 feels good!
FCA Franchisee of the Year (2012) – Signarama Joondalup
The Franchise Council of Australia (FCA) named Craig Mason and Shane Craig of Signarama Joondalup as Franchisee of the Year (2 or more staff) during their annual awards. The competition was tight, but Mr. Mason and Mr. Craig beat out such brands as Mortgage Choice, Mr. Rentals, and Hudsons Coffee. The FCA honored Signarama Joondalup with the award because of their ongoing efforts dedicated to improving overall sales and production efficiency.
ASGA Gold Medal for Illuminated Signage – Signarama Cairns
The Australian Sign and Graphics Association (ASGA) honored Signarama Cairns with the gold medal at their annual awards ceremony for their innovative illuminated signs for Cairns Casino. We have more than one Signarama franchise in Australia that is recognized as an award winning business.
Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year
Not only do we have award winning business owners and a highly-decorated brand, but our CEO is widely recognized as an accomplished entrepreneur. As such, Ernst & Young awarded Ray Titus with the prestigious Entrepreneur of the Year Award for his work as CEO of United Franchise Group, which is one of the largest B2B franchise systems globally.
Presidential “E” Award
Because of UFG’s international achievements, Ray Titus received the United States Department of Commerce’s Presidential “E” award, which is the highest honour that the U.S. federal government gives to American export companies. Even more significantly, Signarama is the first ever franchise to win this award.
Governor’s Business Diversification Award
In 2011, the Florida governor awarded United Franchise group the Governor’s Business Diversification award. This high honour is in recognition of the contributions that UFG made toward improving the Florida economy through high-wage job growth.
Ray Titus’s commitment to community growth and business innovation led to him receiving the Excalibur Business Leader of the Year award. Given by the South Florida Sun Sentinel, this award was created to recognize leaders who are committed to success in the business community.