Speedy Signs has been so successful due to the hard work, business savvy, and dedication of our team members.

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

Grant Archibald

CEO of Business Franchise Group

Grant is the CEO of Business Franchise Group, building the business from the ground up, having run the first pilot store for Speedy Signs in 1998. With 20 years experience in the franchise industry, Grant has experienced everything from franchise sales, marketing, business coaching and mentoring.

Grant’s role as CEO focuses on strategic direction for the various brands and ensuring they are supported through our Field Operative network. He is also responsible for creating new marketing strategies for the brands and enhancing current marketing programmes to help owners reach their sales goals.


Sarah Archibald

Franchise Development Manager

As Franchise Development Manager Sarah is the first point of contact for prospective franchisees looking at joining the Speedy Signs brand, and is responsible for the continued expansion of these franchises as well as facilitating ownership changes. Sarah is passionate about the brands we have built in New Zealand and in helping people make their dream of business ownership a reality.

We have a fantastic group of owners so Sarah is constantly on the look-out for people who are business minded, understand the importance of marketing and sales, looking after key accounts, and managing a small team.


Morgan Jamieson 

Marketing Coordinator

As Marketing Coordinator, Morgan is responsible for coordinating and implementing group marketing activities for the Speedy Signs brand. This includes social media, Google Adwords, co-ordination of national radio and television campaigns, etc.

Eleanor D’Sylva

Office Manager 

Eleanor provides organisational and administrative support through her indepth knowledge of our point of sale system, database management, and accounts.

Shane Marshall 

Operations Advisor 

As an Operations Advisor Shane provides operational support across the country and is constantly in contact with owners and their teams. Shane assists with training franchisees and their staff in the technical and operational aspects needed for day-to-day operations. Shane has a background in sign writing, having owned his own business.

Bruce Hopkins 


Bruce Hopkins has come on board as a contractor working on developmental projects for Speedy Signs & EmbroidMe. As former owner of Speedy Signs Manukau, Bruce has a wide range of expertise in areas like Health & Safety and Point of Sales Systems.