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COLUMNS &
DEPARTMENTS
EDITORIAL
ROBIN DONOVAN

editor-in-chief

robin.donovan@stmediagroup.com
MARK KISSLING

managing editor

mark.kissling@stmediagroup.com
GRANT FREKING

associate editor

grant.freking@stmediagroup.com
DAREK JOHNSON

editor-at-large

darek.johnson@stmediagroup.com

CONTRIBUTORS
LOUIS M. BRILL

louismbrill@gmail.com
VINCE CAHILL

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vince@vcesolutions.com
LAURA PETERS

lpeters40@gmail.com

DESIGN AND PRODUCTION
JEFF RUSS

senior art director

jeff.russ@stmediagroup.com

COLUMNS

LINDA VOLZ

production supervisor

FROM THE EDITOR

linda.volz@stmediagroup.com

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SALES & MARKETING

BY ROBIN DONOVAN

MURRAY KASMENN

Good sportsmanship
AT LARGE

senior vp/group publisher

murray.kasmenn@stmediagroup.com
(770) 578-2577

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BY DAREK JOHNSON

High horsing
TECH REVIEW

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BY CHRIS AND KATHI MORRISON

LEDs
VEHICLES + VINYL

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SANDI LUPPERT

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marketing director

sandi.luppert@stmediagroup.com
LOUIS ARNEBERG

senior market strategist

lou.arneberg@stmediagroup.com
(800) 654-5169

DEPARTMENTS

JIM KARWOWSKI

senior market strategist

jim.karwowski@stmediagroup.com
(630) 474-4038

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BY MARK KISSLING

ST UPDATE

Tow the rescue

BY GRANT FREKING

KAREN JONES

A mural project along a Seattle transit
corridor, new life for a beloved theater
sign in Washington, DC and more

karen.jones@stmediagroup.com
(843) 697-3802

DESIGN MATTERS

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BY JEFF RUSS

Nashville proud
NUTS + BOLTS

NEW PRODUCTS

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BY BILL DUNDAS

Crucial connections

STEVE DUCCILLI

Mimaki USA mobile app, Paradigm Imaging
Group flatbed printers and more

TOD SWORMSTEDT

BY JEFF RUSS

Shine on
OCTOBER 2017

president

BY GRANT FREKING

LAST LOOK

SIGNS OF THE TIMES

CORPORATE
TEDD SWORMSTEDT

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ADVERTISING INDEX

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senior market strategist

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senior vp, content
American Sign Museum
CHRISTINE BALOGA

audience development director
CUSTOMER SERVICE
(877) 494-0727
signsofthetimes@omeda.com



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Signs of the Times - October 2017
Contents
From the Editor
St Update
At Large
Tech Review
Vehicles + Vinyl
Design Matters
Nuts + Bolts
Vital Signs
Can You Make That in Neon?
Fabricating Bannerisms
Strictly Electric: It’s Good to Bb King
New Products
Advertising Index
Last Look
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