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  • 2520 S 38th St
  • Tacoma, WA 98409
  • [253] 474-6607

Banners, Real Estate, Digital Prints, Vehicles, A-Boards, Window Lettering, Screen Prints, Installation, Corporate Identity

A Brief Background

Founded in 1985, FASTSIGNS® has been consistently recognized as the sign industry's leading franchise. Our integrated network of sign centers has expanded to more than 492 locations in the United States and six other countries, including the United Kingdom, Canada, Mexico, Brazil and Australia (under the SIGNWAVE® name).

Inside Our Stores

Although FASTSIGNS® centers are located in high-traffic retail areas, we focus on serving the business community. Using computer-aided systems, our experts create effective graphic designs and signage for all types of businesses. From custom banners to point-of-purchase signage to vehicle graphics, FASTSIGNS® has the expertise and resources to fill almost any signage need.

The FASTSIGNS® Franchise

The opportunity to own a FASTSIGNS® franchise is available in many prime markets throughout the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom. Additionally, we have international master franchise opportunities available around the world and individual stores are currently available in the Mexico, Brazil, and Australia.


  • Established in 1985
  • Founded by Gary Salomon and Bob Schanbaum
  • Initiated franchise offering in 1986
  • Changed corporate name to reflect international scope in 2000 (formerly American FASTSIGNS, Inc.; now FASTSIGNS International, Inc.)


Our mission is "To make sign and graphic solutions simple for customers everywhere". In pursuit of that goal, we seek to continually create an exceptional experience for both our customers and our franchisees