Not many sign companies can say: 

“We’ve been in thE business FOR OVER



Creating business identification systems since 1947

Art Sign Company offers the highest quality custom signs on the market today. We have been in business, near downtown Fort Lauderdale in the Progresso area and under the same family ownership since 1947.  We have grown tremendously; with more than 55 employees and over 50,000 square feet of manufacturing space, we are always providing superior service and quality products to our customers. With more than seven decades of experience and commitment to excellence we have earned the reputation of being the best sign builders in the area well being known for our high-rise sign work.

We specialize in building beautiful monument signs, eye catching illuminated letters & logos for all your specific needs. We offer quality and reliable products you can count on.  In addition, our friendly and professional staff is here to answer any questions you may have about our company or our services.  Whether you need a sign repair service or an entirely new design, we have what you need at prices you can afford.  At Art Sign Company our goal is to provide you with courteous, expedient and professional service.

a big family history

finest in the industry & your BEST CHOICE FOR

As a corporate sign manufacturer for WE WORK, STATE FARM and MET LIFE amongst many others, Art Sign Co inc has the expertise to handle all of your sign needs

be they are local, regional, national or international.

It all started when a talented young man named Chandler Grey Dillard and two friends started doing show cards while in the Navy stationed in Hawaii. When the three got out of the Navy they brought their talents home to Fort Lauderdale, Florida and opened “Modern Art Sign Company”.  Eventually, the two friends left the company and Mr. Dillard started making neon on he's own.  He changed the name to "Art Sign Company" as we know it today.

After many years of hustling and building the company to support his family, Mr. Dillard taught the trade to his two sons, Joe and Dan. The two would regularly fabricate and install the creations of Art Sign Company. Eventually Dan would leave the company to pursue other avenues, but Joe helped run the company until Chandler Dillard passed away, at which time Joe Dillard took over the company.

It was in the 1980’s when the company really expanded, from a single building to a second right across the street that's five times the size of the original. Slowly over the years with more large corporate accounts, the company continued to grow. With the help of the third generation Dillard; daughter Shari in charge of operations, while Joe enjoys retirement and visits every day...old habits are hard to break!

In our current configuration we are housed in four buildings.We have two paint booths and one building dedicated to fabrication of large pylons, monument and cabinet signs. Our neon plant currently has a full-time tube bender with decades of experience. The second building houses our sales staff and graphics department. Another building houses our art production team & channel letter department. Fourth is an apartment building on site that offers residential housing to a handful of employees.

We also have a full-time mechanic with a dedicated workshop to support our ever-growing fleet of vehicles.

Here at Art Sign Co Inc, we are a one stop shop for all your sign needs!

feel free to wander through our GALLERY





  • Innovated design staff with decades of experience

  • Most up to date computer aided design programs

  • Map out designs and ideas that inspire, inform, or captivate your consumers

  • All fabrication is done on premises including Heliarc welding

  • Two state-of-the-art spray booths

  • Full time modern neon plant

  • Service trucks for most lighting repairs, begin within 24 hours

  • Offering full lighting service & maintenance through our Art Lighting Division

  • A fleet of crane, ladder, bucket and auger trucks with experienced installers

  • Design, fabrication and installation of both illuminated and non-illuminated custom signs

  • The capability to fabricate and provide installation for all types of signs anywhere in the world with many years of shipping and exporting experience

  • Most importantly, Art Sign Co Inc has a longstanding reputation for uncompromising quality, very competitive pricing and the utmost in customer service


 Following are some of the features that make Art Sign Co INC THE

our goal is to provide you with courteous, expedient and professional service.


  • Changes to the color of your logo, upgrade the font you use for the lettering, or even only adjust the spacing between style elements on an existing monument sign

  • Refacing an existing sign from weather damage

  • Our installation teams are well organized and very knowledgeable

  • Installations of custom signs that are not of our own at an affordable price

  • In-house fully experienced sign fabricators

  • State-of-the-art signage fabrication facility houses the latest in computerized design and manufacturing equipment

  • Design creative visual concepts to meet the customer's and their consumer's

  • We hold effective time management skills and the ability to meet deadlines

  • Best known for our lower energy cost and maintenance

  • All of our fully trained technicians have a minimum of 10 years experience in the electrical & lighting trade

  • Offer nightly inspections once a month to report any outages that may have occurred unknowingly

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New Good Year Sign

Ervin and company,

I wanted to say thanks again for all the hard work put into the construction and installation of our new sign in Pompano Beach. It is a relief to know that such great care was used in the newest "face" of our hangar.

I have included some hats as a token of our gratitude. Wear them proudly knowing that your efforts are greatly appreciated.

Thanks again,

 - Parker Moneypenny

High School Ministry

Hello Shari,

I just wanted to take a moment and send a note of thanks and appreciation for the fine work that Fred and the Art Sign Company team did for us on our first job with your company - from reception to installers. We came to the office unannounced and without appointment in the early afternoon on Tuesday, September 3rd needing a interior signage in one week for an area we were renovating for our youth. The reception personal warmly greeted us and Fred came to meet with us and proceeded to hear our needs and ideas and proceeded to give us a very informative impromptu tour of your facilities and capabilities. Within a few hours we had a quote and the decision makers were then discussing it internally. As you would expect with any non-profit organization that strives to do the most possible with what graciously provided by donors, the cost of this investment was carefully considered. After being impressed with the tour and seeing the capabilities that were shown, I was an advocate for doing the sign with your company during these considerations. After all was said and done, the end product and the quality of its craftsmanship and the manner in which business was conducted, the investment was firmly validated. Everyone in our organization is impressed with the work your team provided us. Thanks again, and we look forward to connecting with Art Sign Company on our next sign project needs!

- Mike

Woolbright Development

"I have been using Art Sign Company for many years, during which time they have provided me with excellent sign designs, sign installations and sign permitting.  Art Sign Company quickly responds and has a good relationship with numerous city and county municipalities.


I can confidently recommend Art Sign Company as a solid, reliable vendor, and above the rest in their field."


- Kristin K. Bursa

  RPA FMA Property Manager

Shopping Center Owner

 “I have worked with Art Sign Company for many years and I wholeheartedly recommend that you meet with them relative to your signage needs at the new facility. Lit monument signage is the first impression, it is important that be it of first quality in design and manufacture.  Art Sign can work with you on the design and I am confident you will be more than pleased. I have recommended Art Sign Company because I can tell you that I have had many issues with tenants who have used other sign vendors with poor results including poor quality or failure to deliver after a deposit has been received.  You do not have these worries with Art Sign Company which has been in business since before you were born.”

- A local Shopping Center Owner

March 2015 


Bob & Brad –

I just received a phone call from DXLs construction PM for this site.  He was there today with your crew.  Charlie spoke very highly of your crew – went on about how hard working they were, that they had great time management skills, worked well with everyone on site, and were very professional and ran a clean job-site. 

Please pass along to the guys/gals that were on site how much their hard work was appreciated by us and DXL.  Also – I would like to say, the two of you have been great to work with – prompt with communication, and eager to make things happen.  I LOVE getting these phone calls.  We believe that our vendors are an extension of Image Works, and that subsequently, partnership is everything.  It made my day to hear how well your staff served us.  DXL is a great client, but they have very high expectations – so hearing they are impressed is indeed a good thing.  Throughout this process, the landlord has also commented that you are her preferred vendor…and now, mine as well for that area. 


Thank you very much for everything!  

- Michelle Evans

  Sr. Project Manager

Frank Alfieri, Project Manager II


I would like to take this opportunity to commend your company in general and especially Mr. Fred Shuaibi on the recent sign installation project at Dillard High School. When we contacted Mr. Shuaibi and told him what we wanted and the short deadline we needed it on, he assured us that he could deliver on time. And that he did.

This was very important project for the school and community with the renaming of the Dillard High School football stadium to OTIS GRAY JR. MEMORIAL STADIUM that was scheduled to take place at halftime of the opening home football game. And thanks to Mr. Shuaibi and all of the Art Sign employees who worked on the project it was an outstanding success.


We thank you for making it happen on time, and we will look forward to doing business with you in the future.

- Frank Alfieri

  Project Manager II


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