Welch Sign Blog

Company Meeting Held Feb. 3

Posted by Cory Courtois on February 4, 2016

Employees gathered yesterday for a company meeting and team building exercise. Dinner from Portland Pie was served and a “Marshmallow Challenge” team building exercise was conducted afterward. The group divided into four teams who were tasked with building a tower comprised of uncooked spaghetti, masking tape and string.

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Sustainable Winners Awarded at AIA Gala

Posted by Cory Courtois on November 12, 2015

When Alpha One's Marketing & Communications Director John Nunan called to ask if we would support the annual Sustainable ME Awards Gala by designing and fabricating awards for the event, Welch Sign jumped at the opportunity.

"I wanted the awards to have many ADA signage hallmarks such as Braille and raised tactile letters," recounted Nunan. "Creating an Accessible Award that represents the disability community was a tall order, but we were thrilled with the final result. The Welch team embraced the challenge wholeheartedly, creating something beautiful and functional, while meeting all of our design criteria."

The striking awards, constructed from recyclable acrylics, featured a reverse engraved logo and header copy, while the award plaque employs the same photopolymer technology for creating ADA signage.

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Welch Sign Adds Second Location

Posted by Kathy Davis on June 12, 2015

(Scarborough, ME - June 12, 2015) Welch Sign hosted its first Open House in its new Portland location at 295 Forest Avenue. (Hannaford's Plaza at Back Cove) The purpose of the event was to thank members of the Greater Portland Architect & Design Community for the numerous collaborative efforts that group has provided Welch Sign. In addition, the event served as an introduction to Welch Sign's new display office and several new product offerings.  Wide format re-positional printed wall graphics, printed wall coverings and dynamic digital message centers were on display along with Welch Sign's wide array of interior sign options. 

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