Local Fastsigns® Franchisee Honored in Women in Business Awards

Author: FASTSIGNS® of Kankakee, IL

FASTSIGNS® of Kankakee, IL was recently awarded one of six Women in Business by The Lifestyles of Kankakee County magazine

(KANKAKEE, IL) September 4, 2019 – Sonya Comer, franchisee at FASTSIGNS® of Kankakee, IL since she began the business with her husband David in 2014, was recently awarded one of six Women in Business by The Lifestyles of Kankakee County magazine to be featured in the July-August edition. She helps businesses solve their sign, graphic and visual communication challenges. Using their marketing and signage knowledge, FASTSIGNS
uses custom signs, banners and graphics to help each individual customer increase their business visibility.

The Women in Business honorees were chosen from hundreds of nominations, and nearly 200 attended the event to recognize the six honorees: Christy Alexander, AMITA Health St. Mary’s Hospital; Sonya Comer, FASTSIGNS® of Kankakee, IL; Melanie Devore, Bliss Bridal and Prom; Nicole Gessner, Rumors Salon and Day Spa; Kim Piggush, SA Piggush Financial Consultants; and Erika Schultz, Riverside Senior Life Communities.

Comer is a native of Casey, Illinois and a graduate of Casey-Westfield High School. Comer also teaches piano and music education at Olivet Nazarene University. She is involved in the Kankakee County Chamber of Commerce, Gathering Point Church and the Kankakee Valley Music Teachers Association. A resident of Bourbonnais, she and her husband and fellow franchisee, David Comer, have two daughters, Michaela and Madison.

“I am completely humbled to be honored alongside this amazing group of women,” said Sonya Comer, franchisee at FASTSIGNS® of Kankakee, IL. “They make an incredible impact on the people and the community around them and I hope I can contribute to the lives of those around me in the same way as I have witnessed them doing.”


FASTSIGNS® of Kankakee, IL is a locally and independently owned and operated sign, graphics and visual communications company that provides comprehensive visual marketing solutions to customers of all sizes—across all industries—to help them attract more attention, communicate their message, sell more products, help visitors find their way and extend their branding across all of their customer touch points including décor, events, wearables, digital signage and marketing materials. To learn more, visit or call (815) 393-2122.