(DAYTON, Ohio) March 27, 2018—FASTSIGNS® of Dayton, OH - Centerville, an independently owned and operated sign and graphics company, is under new ownership. Entrepreneur Tom Conte acquired the franchise business that has been serving the community for 25 years.
“I’m thrilled for the new opportunity to step in and join this talented team that has more than 60 years of combined experience at this particular location,” Conte said. “FASTSIGNS® of Dayton, OH - Centerville has been a partner to hundreds of businesses in the South Dayton community since its doors opened in 1992. I’m excited to continue helping clients accomplish their goals and grow their business through signs, graphics and other custom visual marketing solutions FASTSIGNS can provide.”
Conte brings more than 20 years of experience in consultative sales, professional service management and business operations. He has built and managed high-performing consulting teams for organizations including Oracle Corporation, Kratos Defense and Security Solutions, and, most recently, Heat Software.
Under Conte’s new ownership, FASTSIGNS® of Dayton, OH - Centerville’s team remains intact. General manager Debbie Waters has been with the company for 21 years; graphic designer Cari Hill has been with the company for 23 years; and production and installation expert Drew Huesman has been with the company for nine years.
Conte added, “We will continue to provide unique creative solutions and outstanding customer service that has been the hallmark of the company.”