Pictured here is Boston Mayor Martin "Marty" Walsh alongside Tom Head, Director of North East Custom Division at Walton Signage. The declaration of "Naming South Boston's Marine Industrial Park after Ray L. Flynn is a fitting tribute to the former mayor and U.S ambassador to the Holy See" happened on November 12,2016. Walton Signage was awarded the creation of this "grand identity" monument sign in Boston, MA. This project is another example of the creativity, diversity and capabilities of our custom project teams.
Walton Signage contributed and was in attendance at “The On Your Feet Fundraising Gala” that is supported by Foot Locker. Their mission is "to promote a better world for today's youth by creating, developing and supporting innovative educational programs and encouraging health and well-being through physical activity." The monies that were raised benefited educational initiatives such as the Scholar Athlete Program, UNCF and other programs that the Foot Locker Foundation supports.
Walton was added to this esteemed list for the first time in 2012 and again in 2013, 2015 and 2016! As there are over 80,000 competing businesses in the San Antonio area, and each company is voted on by its own employees, it is with great pride that Walton accepted their place alongside the 99 other prestigious San Antonio companies and organizations.
Walton ranked #20 with gross revenue between $25 million and $40 million. When asked what was driving the growth at Walton, owner and CEO, Gary Walton responded: “While others in our industry were cutting costs during the recession, we saw this as an oppotunity to invest in our sales and marketing efforts to increase our market share".
The ML100 Awards program recognizes manufacturing companies and individual executives from around the world who have achieved distinction in a competition that spans 11 award categories, including innovation, information leadership, global value chain management, workforce development and industry leadership. An independent blue-ribbon panel of leading manfacturing researchers, analysts, academics and executives, including past award winners, evaluates and judges all nominations.
Gary Walton was appointed to the Advisory Board for SPECS (Store Planning, Equipment Construction and Facilities Services Seminars). In his role on the board, Walton helped determine what topics and sessions were important for the annual SPECS trade show as well as coordinating with speakers to ensure their sessions were in-line with the board's vision.
INC. 500|5000 List
Firms are ranked by number of local employees. Walton came in fifth out of eighteen companies with 147 staff members.
Walton Signage was honored with the 2012 Noodles Non-Food Supplier of the Year award. VP of Construction and Design, Sam Herston, presented the trophy to the team and said “We give this vendor (Walton Signage) a PO and it is the last time we have to talk to them. They make sure that everything is taken care of on time!” Walton Signage has been providing superior service to Noodles & Company for the last nine years.