Teresa M. Young Elected To Executive Committee Of California Sign Association
Company Added
Company Removed
Apply to Request List

Teresa M. Young Elected To Executive Committee Of California Sign Association

Sign Biz® President Accepts Leadership Role

October 07, 2010 // Franchising.com // Indio, CA – The President of the California Sign Association (CSA) Board of Directors, Rocky Gruner (Right), and the Association's Executive Director, Brad Walker, welcomed the election of Ms Teresa M. Young (pictured with Gruner) to the Executive Committee of the Board of Directors of CSA, the first digital sector representative in this leadership role for the organization.

CSA is the pre-eminent trade association serving California's sign industry. Founded in 1959, CSA is an association of professionals representing manufacturers, suppliers, consumers, and users of signage and visual communication media. While Ms Young was representing the digital (commercial) sign sector for several years on the Board, she will serve as an advocate for all association members in her 2011 role as 2nd Vice President.

It is the first time a digital, commercial shop representative has been elected to the Executive Committee, leading to the role of President of the Board in two years. Along with Gruner, also serving on the Executive Committee are Skip Moore, Past Chairman; Mark Gastineau, 1st Vice President; and Robert Shimmin, Secretary/Treasurer. Ms Young received unanimous approval in the election by members of CSA's Board of Directors.

"Teresa Young will make an outstanding addition to the CSA Executive Committee," CSA Executive Director Brad Walker stated. "Her election demonstrates the Association's commitment to engaging with the professional California sign companies, and in particular the growing commercial enterprises, for which CSA can be invaluable," he added.

Ms. Young has more than 25 years of hands-on sign industry experience, including multiple Board roles. For the past 20 years she has been President/CEO of Sign Biz, Inc., founder of nearly 200 brick and morter digital sign companies. She was previously Chairman of the International Sign Association, and currently Chairs its Sustainability Committee, and she has extensive experience in education and entrepreneurship.

"As a sign industry board member for the past decade, I experienced firsthand the power of a trade association to improve the conditions within which we do business," said Young.

"CSA works to support the visual communication needs of business owners, and is the go-to resource and networking venue for California's sign manufacturers, suppliers, service providers, and professional sign companies. While CSA is doing great things, we can't be complacent—our Vision Statement calls us forward to a more inclusive and empowered membership base. CSA is a unified voice of professionals dedicated to the evolving needs of the California signage and visual communications industry."

About Sign Biz® Inc.

Sign Biz®, Inc., founder of a worldwide chain of independently-owned digital sign & graphics businesses, provides turnkey equipment, marketing, and operational support for its member companies in the digital sign and graphics industry. Consulting, project management and ongoing education programs and publications are offered to Sign Biz Network Members on an exclusive basis. Sign Biz, Inc. 24681 La Plaza, Suite 270 ~ Dana Point ~ California ~ 92629 Phone: (949) 234-0408 www.signbiz.com www.signbiznet.com www.lobbypop.com www.ecosignage.org

About CSA

Founded in 1959, CSA is an association of professionals representing manufacturers, suppliers, consumers, and users of signage and visual communication media. Its stated mission is to "serve the industry by improving government relations, enhancing the professionalism of members, creating networking opportunities, and promoting the economic vitality, safety, and aesthetics of the communities its members serve."

###

Comments:

comments powered by Disqus

Franchise News Room »


News By Industry »


Featured Opportunities

Happy's Pizza
Happy's Pizza is in the fast casual restaurant business and we never forget it!
Sky Zone
Sky Zone created, built and franchises the first of its kind wall-to-wall trampoline playing courts with unlimited purposes and endless possibilities.
Pearle Vision
Pearle Vision is one of the most recognizable, premium optical franchises, offering a proven business model in an industry with sustainable demand.
Hungry Howie's Pizza
Hungry Howie's is currently EXPANDING! Top Markets are available for single or multiple unit development. Get the EDGE over the competition with...
Amazing Lash Studio
We are looking for qualified, committed business owners interested in a franchise opportunity with a market leader.
Share This Page

Subscribe to Our Newsletters

A Franchise Update Media Production
Franchise Update Media
P.O. Box 20547
San Jose, CA 95160
PH. (408) 402-5681
In Loving Memory Of Timothy Gardner (1987-2014)

Copyright © 2001 - 2019.
All Rights Reserved.