Franchisee Casey Valiant Accepts Honor at Chamber Banquet
Casey Valiant, owner of the Signarama® franchise, at 1300 N. Royal Ave., Evansville, IN, received the “2018 Small Business of the Year” award earlier this month by the Southwestern Indiana Chamber of Commerce. Signarama, whose corporate headquarters are in West Palm Beach, FL, is the world’s largest sign franchise and a division of a group of affiliated brands under United Franchise Group.
Casey Valiant’s family converted their existing business to a Signarama 21 years ago. The family has been heavily involved in the community, participating in the business community in Evansville and really focusing on how to succeed not only for themselves, but for their clients as well.
His franchise is a full-service center for a wide range of signage, ranging from advertising, custom graphics, and digital graphics, to directory signs, channel letters, and car and bus wraps.
“I am very thankful that we have been recognized by the Chamber, not only for what we have accomplished as a business, but also what we have contributed to the community,” said Valiant. “We appreciate and value this honor and look forward to serving the residents of Evansville for a long time.”
Signarama®, the world’s largest sign franchise, offers branding and messaging solutions in addition to comprehensive sign and graphic services to consumers and commercial customers. These range from business signs, vehicle wraps, and digital signs, to advertising and marketing services. Signarama is part of a successful system of business-to-business franchise brands and development services under the United Franchise Group (UFG). As part of the $49-billion-plus worldwide sign market, Signarama has been at the forefront of the sign industry for more than two decades. It was ranked 35th on Entrepreneur Magazine’s “Top Global Franchises” list in 2016. With over 800 locations in 60 countries, the company expects to have more than 1,500 locations worldwide by the end of 2020. For more information, visit www.SignaramaFranchise.com.
Led by CEO Ray Titus, United Franchise Group is home to a variety of internationally recognized brands including Signarama, Fully Promoted, Experimac, Jon Smith Subs, Venture X, SuperGreen Solutions, Transworld Business Advisors, Accurate Franchising, and The Great Greek Mediterranean Grill. With more than three decades in the franchising industry, and 1,600 franchisees in 80 countries throughout the world, United Franchise Group offers unprecedented leadership and solid business opportunities for entrepreneurs.