Meet the Staff

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    Jose Azavedo

    Franchisee / Owner

    Jose utilizes his entrepreneurial skills and business acumen to help businesses grow and stand out from the competition. Jose managed McDonald’s biggest vendor in India, growing the company from a single product line to supplying McDonald’s with 40% of its requirements.

    Having owned FASTSIGNS for over 14 years, Jose has developed a solid understanding of the market, the technology and customer service. Jose has built FASTSIGNS into a successful business combining his knowledge of Visual Communications, with his ability to find innovative solutions for companies to help them market themselves.

    Jose’s interests include economics, finance and the stock market; interests that he has used to advise small business’ on development of business plans and entrepreneurship.

    Jose cycled 215 kms over two days to raise money for the Princess Margaret Hospital's Ride to Conquer Cancer, and occasionally volunteers at the Food Bank.

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    Roman Marijosius

    Outside Sales - Visual Communication Specialists

    Having spent the majority of his career in technology sales, Roman has decided to focus his experience and creativity on Visual Communications at FASTSIGNS.

    Roman brings years of project management and consulting experience to FASTSIGNS.

    In his spare time, Roman is involved in the performing arts and marathon running; having run races in Canada, The U.S., Europe and The Caribbean.

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    Ron McLean

    Outside Sales - Visual Communication Specialist

    Coming with a strong marketing and advertising mindset, Ron has many years of retail customer service working with colour displays for architectural designs.

    Ron utilizes consulting with clients, asking the right questions to fully understand their needs to recommend solid business solutions.

    In his spare time, Ron enjoys biking, running, travelling, and architectural design.

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    Katerina Petrov

    Graphic Designer

    Specializing in Trade Show & Vehicle Graphics, Katerina has been with FASTSIGNS for over 14 years. Having owned her own art gallery, Katerina has developed an excellent knowledge of design and graphics.

    Utilizing her understanding of symmetry, colour and composition, Katerina continues to design signage that amazes our clients.

    Katerina’s interests include painting and Yoga.

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    Fabrian (Brian) Rochili

    Graphic Designer - Production Manager

    A graduate of Humber College with a diploma in Multimedia Production, Brian worked as a freelance graphic designer before coming to FASTSIGNS 7 years ago.

    Brian has mastered a variety of graphics skills, including a wide variety of design software; Adobe Photoshop, Dreamweaver, Illustrator, Flash, CorelDRAW and Microsoft Visual Studio.

    Brian’s interests include travel, playing and collecting guitars.

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    Anthony Dhazell Geclade

    Production Assistant / Project Installer

    Anthony has recently joined the FASTSIGNS® team and has 2 years of experience installing vinyl graphics. This included walls, vehicles, floor and window graphics. He worked in home renovations projects prior to that including, dry wall painting, carpet removal and install and laying tiles. He has also worked for a company where he was in charge of spray painting custom kitchen cabinets.

    Anthony believes in high quality, efficient work with high customer satisfaction. He believes in a high work ethic and professionalism. In his spare time Anthony enjoys camping and hanging out with his friends and family. 

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    Gail Shadowitz

    Inside Sales - Visual Communication Specialist

    Gail joined FASTSIGNS recently, bringing her experience in customer service and inside sales to the team.

    Gail enjoys helping people find the best products to suit their needs. She brings a strong organizational sense and excellent communication skills to the table.

    Gail has a Bachelor's degree in Mathematics from the University of Waterloo

    In her spare time, Gail enjoys swimming, studying vocal music and is an amateur potter.