About Stokes Sign Company
Stokes Sign Company is a full-service print and custom sign fabrication shop. Founded in Austin, Texas by technical illustrator, Nancy Stokes Hearn in 1994. Our focus on the artistic aspect of every sign is what sets us apart. We employ artists that enjoy creating signs to make your business look better. Our team has grown to include the most creative, talented, and hardworking sign makers in the industry. An experienced crew, cutting edge print technology and state of the art equipment allow us to create outstanding designs, manufacture and install quality signs that make your business stand out.
Nancy Stokes Hearn
Started out in the art world as a Technical Illustrator. Lakeway resident since 1989. Married to Steve for 27 years. Proud Mom of 3 great kids: Joey, Katie and Kelly.
Jenna Flory Albright
Graduate of Indiana University. Married to Kyle. Enjoys working with her dog Momo in her lap. Taught in Japan. Enjoys a good cup of Lola Savanah coffee, hourly.
meet our artists.
16 years with Stokes! 20+ years in the sign business. Expert sign maker, can fabricate anything we design. Married to Candice, two beautiful kids! Can grow facial hair faster than any other employee.
Production Artist, Sign Fabrication & Flatbed Printer Operator.
A South Austin native.
Graduated from Texas State University with a degree in Studio Art. She is married to her college sweetheart, Justin. They have more animals than house.
Sarah Bigelow: Manager of Westlake Location, Website Design and Marketing.
Graduate of Florida State University with a degree in Womens Studies. Rides her bike to work with her two dogs in tow! The Statesmans wrote an article about her interesting commute.
Jason Easter: Production Artist, Welder, Sign Fabricator.
Lake Travis Native! One of Austin's Top Ten Most Eligible bachelors. Hangs out with his dog, Bruce while playing guitar. A true artist with all things metal.
Felipe Mendoza: Lead Graphic Artist
A Graduate of Texas State Univ. with a degree in Advertising & Mass Communication, minor in Art & Design. Finds joy in all things...but not limited to coffee, cooking, technology, craft cocktails and his Maltipoo, Lilo.
Collette Belle: Remote Customer Service Representative.
Graduate of Texas State. Welcomed her first child this past March. Moved to Austin in 2011 for the Art/Music vibe. Breakfast tacos at Veracruz Taco truck are the favorite.
Tristan Welch: Customer Service Representative.
A Jiu Jitsu-loving Texan that spent some time in NYC. Has a vast collection of music gear and could not survive without seafood in his life. Winner of the ‘most contagious laugh’ award two years running.
Evan Anderson: Sign Fabrication & Printer Operator.
Austinite. Proud father of two parrots and a rat. Snackaholic. In a loving relationship with his girlfriend, Kat. Professional amateur disc golfer.
Shane Newell: Metal Fabrication Artist, Monument Installer, Sign Painter, Electical Sign Fabrication and Installation.
Native Austinite. Electrician. Can build anything we throw at him. Makes all of our sign designs a reality.
Beatriz Sanchez: Graphic Artist.
You can find her sipping green tea from her favorite pug-shaped mug. She is a wiz at 3-D modeling and designing monuments. Her happy place is her soft bed surrounded by art supplies and mostly-clean laundry.
Jessica Brunssen: Graphic Artist
This Round Rock native has an affinity for 80s movies, collecting books and homemade beef & noodle soup. She’s deadly with a needle & thread thanks to oodles of custom needlepoint projects. Chocolate milk aficionado.
Joey Hearn: Systems and Software administrator. Social Media Marketing Team, Production Artist.
Graduate of St. Edwards University. Sign maker since 5 yrs old. Loves to golf, sail & fish. Holds the record for how many times a human can eat Torchy's in a week. Currently in Madrid, Spain implementing Stokes Sign Co. International.
Damian LiBassi: Sign Fabrication & Installation
Part-merman and part-outdoorsman. Before moving to Texas from North Carolina he would surf the Atlantic Ocean in his free time. Now, you can find him in the nearest watering hole trying to catch the biggest fish!
Sara Hill: Customer Service Representative
Don’t let the accent scare you; she’s a gentle soul. Even though she hails from Long Island, her favorite Halloween costume as a kid was a Dallas Cowboys Cheerleader. Special super power is picking up odd-shaped things with her bare feet.
Kimchi and Mandu: Westlake doggie duo.
Commute by bike to work everyday. Kimchi greets customers while Mandu keeps up with email correspondence.
Momo: Customer Service. Greeter. Mixed Breed dog and parrot. Can perch on any surface with ninja- like balance. Contortionist. Fits on any chair even when occupied by a human.