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Signarama’s Success is Due to the Hard Work and Dedication of Our Team Members

Take a look at some key players in the Signarama brand who have helped to shape the company into what it is today, as well as put in the manpower (and womanpower) so that Signarama can continue to grow and flourish into the future.

After the success of that first store in Farmingdale, New York, father and son decided to open a second location in North Palm Beach, Florida. In 1987, Signarama began franchising. Today Ray Titus still holds the position of CEO, and has made this a family business with his sons and nephew’s involved including his oldest son, A.J. Titus, who is the president of Signarama.


Ray Titus

Ray Titus

CEO and Founder of United Franchise Group
Ray Titus co-founded Signarama with his father, Roy Titus. Ray has led United Franchise Group from its inception to international expansion. With more than 30 years of franchising experience under his belt, Ray continues to give back – both within the franchising community and world over.
AJ Titus

A.J. Titus

President of Signarama

A.J. Titus has a passion for franchising that few share. The son of Ray Titus, the founder and CEO of United Franchise Group, A.J. is no stranger to franchising and Business Development. A.J. is the President of the largest brand within the Starpoint Brands division at UFG. Signarama, the world’s largest sign and graphics franchise. In this role, A.J. spearheads the growth of Signarama throughout the United States around the world while also developing ways to help current franchise owners expand their businesses. A.J. holds an International Business degree from Palm Beach Atlantic University (2014), an MBA from the University of Miami (2017), and is a Certified Franchise Executive (CFE). He resides in West Palm Beach, Florida with his wife, Laura.

Dan Hofelich

Dan Hofelich

Director of Vendor Relations
As Director of Vendor Relations, Dan Hofelich focuses on building vendor partnerships for the Signarama family. He helps our franchisees gain buying power in the industry. He’s been with the company for 16 years, starting as a field representative moving up the ranks to Director of Field Support, where he oversaw our support staff supporting our franchisees on the front lines. He continues to focus on supporting our franchisees by driving R&D initiatives and productive vendor relationships for the brand.
Chuck Gerardi
Chuck Gerardi
Vice President of Operations
Chuck is a seasoned professional in the print industry with over 30 years of experience in sales management. He has held various positions at outlets including The Dallas Morning News and The Palm Beach Post where he implemented strategic sales, pricing, operational and organizational structure initiatives. Before joining our team, he was the Director of Sales & Marketing for Southeastern Printing in Stuart & Miami, FL. In his role at Signarama, Gerardi is responsible for franchisee success and engagement—including everything from their initial training and in-store set-ups to their day-to-day support needs; including sales & marketing, staffing & training, tech support, vendor relations and the overall health of their business. Chuck brings extensive experience and insights to the table and is committed to supporting the growth of the Signarama brand through his management skills and involvement in local business and charitable organizations.


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