Local Businesses Join Forces to Better Serve the Community

Author: FASTSIGNS® of Bloomington, IN

Bloomington to See Growth with Merging of Two Sign Companies

(BLOOMINGTON, IN) October 18, 2023 - FASTSIGNS® of Bloomington recently purchased locally-based Hi-Rise Sign & Lighting to better support sign needs within the community.

“We were thrilled with the acquisition of Hi-Rise Sign & Lighting,” said Mike Richardson, franchisee at FASTSIGNS of Bloomington. “It will really enable us to better support and provide services to both new and existing FASTSIGNS customers. This strengthens our sign service & lighting product line.”

Hi-Rise has been a part of the local business community for over 10 years, and they have focused their services and products around sign service. “Jeff [owner of Hi-Rise] and I have worked together on projects for years,” said Mike Richardson. “We’ve always had a great relationship. After discussing a possible acquisition of Hi-Rise with Jeff, we realized it really fit for all parties. He and his crew are top notch. We are thrilled to have them be a part of the FASTSIGNS team.”

This exciting new change also means five additional employees will be joining the FASTSIGNS team. The agreement also provides FASTSIGNS with bucket trucks with up to a 60-foot reach.

FASTSIGNS of Bloomignton is located at 2454 S. Walnut St., and the center is open Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.


FASTSIGNS® of Bloomington is a locally and independently owned and operated custom signs and visual solutions company. As the industry leader that began operating over 35 years ago, FASTSIGNS now has over 765 centers in the U.S. and internationally. We celebrate the spirit of creativity and the power of possibilities. Working with FASTSIGNS can leave a lasting impression for businesses and brands.

FASTSIGNS is recognized among the industry, including being ranked #1 on Entrepreneur’s Franchise 500® List for the seventh consecutive year for 2023 as well as being named a 2023 Best-in-Category Franchise by Franchise Business Review.

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