June 02, 2011 // Franchising.com // FASTSIGNS International, Inc., the worldwide franchisor of FASTSIGNSÂ® sign and graphics centers, is welcoming its newest team member and Chief Financial Officer, Mike Nittolo.
"After serving as interim CFO, Mike accepted my offer to officially join our FASTSIGNS team and we are glad to have him" said Catherine Monson, Chief Executive Officer for FASTSIGNS. "His experience in finance and franchising is a great asset and we look forward to his contributions for our continued growth."
With an extensive career in accounting and financial management, Nittolo brings in-depth experience to the expanding FASTSIGNS system. Prior to joining FASTSIGNS International, Inc., Nittolo served as Vice President at Roark Capital Group, an Atlanta-based, private equity group. His professional background also includes top management roles at Quick-to-Fix Foods, H&M Foods and Focus Brands, the franchisor of brands such as Carvel, Cinnabon, Schlotszkys, Moe's Southwest Grill and Auntie Anne's.
As CFO of FASTSIGNS, Nittolo serves on the executive management team while also overseeing and providing direction for accounting, financial reporting, legal administration, and human resources and benefits.
"I have always been impressed with the FASTSIGNS franchise and am looking forward to working with everyone here and taking on the exciting challenges that this position will bring," said Nittolo. "I'm confident that I will be able to apply my experience and dedication to this role, and help build the company even further."
FASTSIGNS International, Inc. is the worldwide franchisor of more than 530 FASTSIGNSÂ® sign and graphic centers located in the US, Canada, the UK, Brazil, Mexico, the Caribbean and Australia (where centers operate as SIGNWAVEÂ®).
FASTSIGNS sign and graphics centers leverage sign and marketing knowledge, project management, state-of-the-art technology and innovative thinking to solve customers' marketing and visual communications challenges--large and small. From the simple... to the simply impossibleâ„¢. Centers provide consulting, file transfer, design, production, delivery and installation for a full range of custom sign, graphic and mobile marketing solutions. For more information, visit www.fastsigns.com.