Speedy Signs Apprentice Wins Industry Gold

Creativity and problem solving are highlights of the job for award-winning signmaker, Barry Vincent, of Speedy Signs, Rotorua. Barry won a Gold Medal at the NZ Sign & Display Awards in 2012 as 1st equal apprentice with Tor Crowden. Barry enjoys being creative and seeing the project through from start to finish. “The trade has become very commercial compared to the days of paint and a brush,” he says. “I find myself having bigger challenges in the sense that customers expect … [Read more...]

Speedy Signs Rotorua Celebrate Success at Industry Awards

Company’s award sign of a job well done Owners of Speedy Signs Rotorua are celebrating after winning their 5th award from the signage industry’s annual premiere event. Co-owners Richard Haigh and Darren Burborough entered a project for Rotorua District Council into the New Zealand Sign and Display Association’s (NZSDA) annual event, and were recognised for their excellent work for the fifth year running. This event acknowledges outstanding work from the industry’s best, and has become a … [Read more...]

Speedy Signs Rotorua Business Excellence Finalists 2012

Congratulations to Richard Haigh and Darren Burborough of Speedy Signs Rotorua who were named finalists in this years Rotorua Chamber of Commerce Westpak Business Excellence Awards. Speedy Signs Rotorua received two nominations including Manufacturing and Trade Business Excellence Award and Social Responsibility Business Excellence Award.     Speedy Signs Rotorua was nominated by the Rotorua Chamber of Commerce as a finalist for the 2012 Westpac Rotorua Business Excellence … [Read more...]

Speedy Signs Rotorua Business Sign Maker

Speedy Signs Rotorua was opened by Darren Burborough and Richard Haigh on the 16th of April 2007. It may be part of a much larger international franchise (a member of the worldwide Sign*A*Rama franchise with over 800 locations in 40 countries), but we are 100% locally owned and operated. Both Darren and Richard were born and raised in Rotorua. They took a few years to travel the world, but have come back to their roots and are raising families of their own here. They have a very good … [Read more...]

Speedy Signs Rotorua win Bronze

Alibaba Tunisian Cuisine & Speedy Signs Alibaba Tunisian Cuisine owner Ramzi Amiri was not the only person impressed with the new signs created by Richard Haigh, Darren Burborough  and their team at Speedy Signs. Amiri said his restaurant had attracted a lot of attention since the new signs went up in November last year. They also impressed judges at the national Sign Display Awards, picking up a bronze award in the outdoor digital imaging design category. The designs earlier … [Read more...]