We are a family run signage & thermoplastic marking company, established in 1971, and are proud of our long standing reputation for exceptional customer service.  Whether its our signs or thermoplastic playground markings we promise to provide a transparent experience and to keep you fully informed every step of the way.

Full colour proofs, transparent quotes and we’re only a phone call / email away should you have any questions.


Mike Rawlings

Managing Director

Mike joined the company in 2003 bringing a strong background in business management with him.  Since then he has overseen many significant operational upgrades with a focus on measurably improving our customers experience.

When not at work, Mike’s interests lie in running & track days. He can be frequently found running everything from 5k’s to marathons or whizzing around the UK’s race circuits in his car.

Simon Thorpe

Business Development Executive

Simon joined us in 2018 having worked in Banking and Estate Agency for a number of years. He has a wealth of knowledge in customer service and is dedicated to giving his clients a professional service to which he takes pride in, this has resulted in giving him a vast amount of sales experience and he will go the extra mile making sure his clients receive a good experience.

In his spare time Simon lives locally with wife Kathryn and is expecting his first born Daughter anytime soon, he enjoys cycling and charity walks and catching the latest film at the cinema.

Thomas Haldane

Sales & Marketing Executive

Tom was originally our Playground Supervisor but with his vast range of experience in customer service. He has taken his hand to becoming a sales representative in the niche market of Thermoplastic Playground Markings.

He can often been seen down the theater watching his favorite musicals which include; Les Miserables, Avenue Q and Hairspray.

Kieran Rawlings

Digital Marketing Executive

With a diverse knowledge & range of qualifications Kieran adds a fresh viewpoint to our existing team with innovation & excellent customer service strategies, coming up with better ideas to give our customers exactly what they want in the most efficient & cost effective manner.

With a passionate interest in e-Sports he can frequently be found either participating or spectating tournaments around the globe!

Sam Case

Art & Graphic Design

Sam recently joined us in early 2017, providing us with a further insight into her expertise in corporate branding. Her time as a free lance designer in Australia has given her the organisational skills and design talent to take high scale jobs straight on and get the best results possible.


James Lockyer

Playground Marking Specialist

James joined us in 2011 as part of our participation in City of Bristol College’s NVQ Level 2 in Sign Making apprenticeship scheme.   Already holding a degree in animation & BTEC national diploma in multi-media, its no surprise that he has found himself in such a creative role.   Additionally, James manages the workflow of our laser cutter, ensuring that complex shapes are precision cut millimeter perfect!

James’s energy and enthusiasm regularly sees him completing 10k’s, half  marathons, marathons and Tough Mudder events.

Louis Lewton

Playground Marking Specialist

Louis came to us in June 2016, on a temporary basis, to help with the increased demand for our playground markings.  Due to the continuing growth, he is now employed in a permanent position within our team.

He can often be seen bird watching on lunch breaks, and has various plans to build an aviary… or three.

Andrew Barrett

Installations & Manufacturing

Andy joined Signet in 2005.  Since then he has added to his manufacturing skills repertoire through experiences in a number of our production areas.  He is a key member in guaranteeing installations happen safely and ‘as expected’ by our customers and ourselves.

Andy has a passion for all things ‘Marvel’ and is believed to be responsible for the ‘Iron Man’ poster which suddenly appeared on our canteen wall.

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