Meet the Staff

  • Tony De Sousa

    Franchise Partner/ Owner (Part time)
    Along with his husband, Kevin, Tony purchased the Santa Rosa FASTSIGNS franchise in March of 2014 and opened a second location in Petaluma in December of that same year. Tony retired early from a career in retail management and actively trades the stock market. He enjoys working part-time at the FASTSIGNS centers, focusing on facilities issues and premises improvements - and helping with production as needed. Tony is an active member of his local church and is an avid gardner.
  • Bonnie Bryen

    Operations Manager / Designer
    Bonnie began her career in NJ more than 20 years ago with a small local printing company.  Moving to California in 2003 she has worked for sign companies up and down the West Coast.  After living the fast pace life in L.A. she has returned to the Sonoma County area and the FASTSIGNS of Santa Rosa family.  When she is not helping clients with their sign needs she is working on her jewelry or creating 3D virtual worlds.  Bonnie is excited to be part of the FASTSIGNS of Santa Rosa family and looks forward to many years of serving the community here in Sonoma County.
  • Ben Flolo

    Senior Production Specialist
    Ben began working at FASTSIGNS in June of 2014 after ten years with other sign shops in the area.  He has also worked in marketing and print production. Outside of work, Ben is active as a professional musician with the world-beat band Midnight Sun Madness.  He enjoys spending his free time with his wife and five children intheir home in Alexander Valley.
  • David Guerra

    Production Specialist
    David joined the FASTSIGNS Santa Rosa team in July 2014. Originally from Riverside CA, David has made Santa Rosa his home since 1995.  He enjoys to travel and eat seafood. He is an active member of a local church in Santa Rosa.  David and his wife spend time helping kids stay out of a troubled life.
  • Brien Simmons

    Senior Production Specialist
    Brien joined the FASTSIGNS team in September 2015, bringing over ten years of sign design and production experience to the team. He attended high school in Petaluma and went to college locally to study applied graphic design. Brien has worked with a variety of printers, plotters and routers is experienced not only in design software, but also is a skilled craftsman at hand painted signs.
  • Tabatha Howard

    Account Representative
    Tabatha joined the FastSigns team in March 2015. She began her love of the printing industry in high school, designing and editing for many projects; then went on to study Graphic Design at the Academy of Art in San Francisco. While in school she worked at a Staples copy center, learning the ins and outs of printing and leading the production team. She later moved into an account management role, helping grow accounts and develop new business. She is excited to bring her account management and printing expertise to the FastSigns team! Outside of the “Signs” world, Tabatha likes hiking, climbing, long distance running, cooking new dishes, trying local brews, wine tasting, and traveling to new places.
  • Kevin Jones

    Franchise Partner/Owner
    Kevin and his husband, Tony, purchased the Santa Rosa FASTSIGNS franchise in March of 2014 and opened a second location in Petaluma in December of that same year. After working in financial services in New York City for nearly 25 years, he moved to the Bay Area in 2009 to join the management team of a San Francisco - based nonprofit. He fell in love with Sonoma County, and left the nonprofit in 2013 to explore opportunities closer to his home in Petaluma. Operating a FASTSIGNS franchise was the opportunity that was too good to pass up. When he is not trying to figure out the sign business, Kevin is active in his local church and sings in the Sonoma Valley Chorale and Vally of the Moon Chamber Ensemble. He serves on the Sonoma County Commission on Human Rights, an appointed position representing southern Sonoma County. Kevin recently graduated as part of the 2015 class of Leadership Petaluma.
  • Shawn Morris

    Manager
    Shawn came to FASTSIGNS Santa Rosa in 2013, after over a decade in the sign and print industry. A native of the Bay Area, Shawn spends his time outside of work spending quality time with his family, writing and recording music, designing guitar and drum graphics, restoring his '68 Firebird convertible, working around the house, and cycling.
  • Maureen Pettit

    Client Consultant/Designer
    Maureen joined the FASTSIGNS of Sonoma County team at its Santa Rosa center on April 1, 2015, following a decision to relocate from the East Bay, where she worked for several different sign companies during her career. Maureen holds an Art Degree from CSU Fullerton.
  • Ethan Sedgwick

    Senior Production Coordinator
    Ethan joined the FASTSIGNS Santa Rosa team in 2012. Other than a key member of the production team - and a fan of music in the workplace - he is a man of mystery. More to be revealed soon.
  • Charis Villagomez

    Client Consultant / Designer
    Charis was born and raised in Sonoma County (Healdsburg) after graduating from high school moved to San Francisco to continue her education at the Academy Of Art University. While attending school worked part time in a copy center where a love for design developed. After graduating worked as a Junior Designer at Liquid Image Co as well as Minted. Exited to join the FASTSIGNS team and bring her passion for design.