Young Signmaker of the Year 2017

Natasha Berry of Lyncraft Marketing & Exhibitions Ltd

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23-year-old Natasha Berry, who has worked with Wolverhampton-based Lyncraft for the past three and a half years. She started as a rather reserved young lady but within five months had been given the keys to the works and is now frequently left in charge to run the business.  Natasha, who is about to complete her advanced apprenticeship in signmaking, also takes on the whole process, from enquiry through design and production to installation.  According to her employer she has been instrumental in helping to grow the business by 148% since joining.

Highly Commended

Alice Dowle of Signs Express Exeter

George Hannay of Astra Signs

James Stuchbury of Signs Express Sheffield

About Roland DG

Roland DG is the UK market leading manufacturer of wide format digital printers alongside a wide range of products designed to help individuals or businesses, whether large or small, transform their imagination into reality. Including SOLJET, VersaCAMM, VersaUV and Texart series large-format inkjet devices, MDX milling and EGX engraving machines, CAMM-1 and STIKA vinyl cutters and MPX photo impact printers as well as the healthcare market with the Easy Shape DWX range, and the the 3D prototyping market with the monoFab series.

Roland DG is invested in supporting and developing print community through education at the Roland DG Academy. Offering a wide range of courses which include practical, hands-on training for all knowledge-levels from apprentices through to print veterans, the Roland DG Academy also has an affiliation with Walsall College whose Intermediate Signmaking Apprentices benefit from Roland DG Academy training.

Roland DG is delighted to sponsor the ‘Apprentice of the Year’ award at this year’s BSGA British Sign Awards.

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