Signs Express (Exeter) are celebrating after being recognised in both Exterior Sign of the Year and Project of the Year categories at the prestigious national Sign Excellence Awards.
The awards are held annually by Signs Express, inviting all of their 80 centres across the UK and Ireland to enter. The awards give the centres in the network an opportunity to be fully recognised for their individual achievements.
Signs Express (Exeter) received recognition for two different projects – Exterior signs at the new Edginswell Business Park in Torquay and their ongoing portfolio of work in partnership with Exeter City F.C. as the club continues it’s progression up the football league.
Signs Express have been working with Exeter City F.C. (ECFC) for 15 years and has supplied an enormous range of signage for them and their supporters. Over the last 12 months this work has included; a series of acrylic panels charting the history of the club, signage for the club shop, pitch-side advertising boards plus an impressive 3D-effect hoarding for Flybe. A particular highlight has been prestigious new corporate and Wayfinding signage for the recently launched ‘The Park’ Conference centre at the club.
With it’s unique emphasis on Trust based fan ownership the club is regarded as ‘no ordinary football club’ and Signs Express has sought to ensure that are supplied with ‘no ordinary signage’.
'The Grecians' Business Development Manager, Bruce Henderson commented, 'If you work with professional partners, you can offer an outstanding business service and we are delighted with Signs Express Exeter's award. It shows we are working with the right people, doing the right things and it can only be good for our club and, more importantly, our sponsors.
These projects were given exceptional praise from the judges and both felt that ‘the work demonstrates how a sign company can really influence the overall appearance of any corporate space.’