Signs specialist doubles in size

A Lancashire business has doubled in size, thanks to a series of local and national contract wins in the first quarter of 2015.

HD signs 1HD Signs, a specialist in signage and graphics, has taken on five new members of staff since the turn of the year and appointed Steve Cox as general manager to oversee its continued expansion.

The Rawtenstall company, which is part of the Linemark group, offers everything from commercial and stadium signage through to surface graphics. It has recently won contracts with British Superbikes and British Cycling for the BMX World Cup.

So far in 2015 it has enjoyed record turnover and is on track for its best year ever.

“The business is really going from strength to strength and have won a series of really exciting new contracts,” says Steve, who boasts 35 years’ industry experience and now heads up a 12-strong team.

“We have been on a recruitment drive in the last couple of months to meet the growing demand and we have doubled the size of the team.

“HD Signs has built up an excellent reputation and we have a good mix of regional and national clients. We’ve just won a job to produce signs for a local high school and the job before that was to create more than 100 signs for the British Superbikes series.

“But we aren’t resting on our laurels. The sales pipeline is strong and getting stronger by the day and our aim is to keep on building. We have invested heavily in new equipment and technology to keep us ahead of the competition.” HD Signs specialises in corporate, retail and sports advertising solutions. The company uses the latest manufacturing and printing technology and has its own in-house design and manufacturing capabilities.