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 help any business stand out.
meet our artists.
Nancy Stokes Hearn
Technical Illustrator. Artist. Lakeway resident since 1989. Cardinal fan! Married to Steve for 29 years. Proud Mom of Joey, Katie and Kelly.
19 years with Stokes! 25+ 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.
Felipe Mendoza: Art Director
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.
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.
A Graduate from Texas State with a smile as big as Texas. She was bit by the travel bug early on and loves to spend her time in exotic places eating strange food and meeting new people. Connoisseur of cheese.
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.
Graduate of The University of Georgia with a degree in Advertising & Mass Communication. An avid fan of the Washington Capitals. She loves soccer, craft beer, Marvel movies, surfing and can be found wearing overalls on Fridays.
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. The breakfast tacos at Veracruz Taco truck are the favorite am food. In her free time she experiments with trying to successfully hide vegetables in al her meals.
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.
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!
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 ski, golf, sail & fish. Holds the record for how many times a human can eat Torchy's in a week.
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.
Charles Smith: Graphic Artist
Rhonda Tucker: Production Artist. Zund Operator. Large Format Print Operator.
Marie Gonzales: Sign Fabrication & Printer Operator.
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.