FASTSIGNS® Receives Two Horizon Interactive Awards for Website Design and Functionality

Author: Christina Krenek

(CARROLLTON, Texas) — FASTSIGNS International, Inc., the leading sign, graphics and visual communications franchisor, was recently recognized as a double winner in the 2016 Horizon Interactive Awards.  These awards recognize, promote and award outstanding websites and other interactive and creative media. The FASTSIGNS website received the Gold Award in the corporate and business-to-business website category and the Silver Award in the responsive and mobile design website category.

“We are so proud to have our website be recognized by the Horizon Interactive Awards in two categories,” said Drue Townsend, Senior VP of Marketing of FASTSIGNS International, Inc. “Since redesigning and enhancing our website, visitors and customers have more ways to discover the comprehensive visual communications solutions that FASTSIGNS provides. Whether people are on a desktop, tablet or smartphone, the responsive and interactive features on help them easily find what they’re looking for and they can collect and share photos from the product gallery on by creating their own IDEABOOK.” 

Each year, the Horizon Interactive Awards receives thousands of entries from all over the world and a volunteer panel of industry professionals, from diverse multi-media, graphic design, advertising and marketing backgrounds, review the entries to determine the winners.

The website was designed by and launched in February 2016. The site design was applied to all other global FASTSIGNS websites including sites in the United Kingdom, United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia and Australia, where centers operate as SIGNWAVE®.

FASTSIGNS was also recognized by the Web Marketing Association’s 2016 WebAwards Competition for outstanding web development in the marketing category.


FASTSIGNS International, Inc. is the largest sign and visual communications franchisor in North America, and is the worldwide franchisor of more than 650 independently owned and operated FASTSIGNS® centers in nine countries including the US, Canada, England, Saudi Arabia, UAE, Grand Cayman, Mexico and Australia (where centers operate as SIGNWAVE®).

FASTSIGNS locations provide comprehensive sign and visual graphic solutions to help companies of all sizes and across all industries 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 and marketing materials. Learn more about sign and visual graphic solutions or find a location at Follow the brand on Twitter @FASTSIGNS, Facebook at or on LinkedIn. For information about the FASTSIGNS franchise opportunity, contact Mark Jameson at (214) 346-5679.