Watchfire Signs Seeks Submissions for 2019 LED Sign Awards

LED Sign Awards
Last year’s grand prize winner, Ace Sign Company of Springfield, Illinois.

LED sign manufacturer Watchfire Signs is seeking submissions for its fifth annual LED Sign Awards, which honor the best use of the digital component of an on premise sign.

The 2019 Watchfire LED Sign Awards are open to any Watchfire dealer partner. Watchfire will be looking for creative ways that sign dealers and end-users are utilizing the digital component of their on premise signs in 2018.

“This will be the fifth year that Watchfire sponsors the LED Sign Awards and the entries are getting more competitive each year. Watchfire’s dealer partners do extraordinary work throughout the year to help their customers communicate messages,” said David Warns, vice president for on premise sales for Watchfire. “These awards recognize the skill and craftsmanship being executed by sign companies across the U.S. and Canada, and we are proud to celebrate the winning sign companies’ capabilities and expertise in regard to LED signs.”

The entry period opens January 2, 2019 with a deadline for submissions of midnight, March 27, 2019. The grand prize winner will receive a $1,000 cash award and will have their winning photo featured on the cover of 2020 Watchfire’s Dealer Resource Guide. Winners will be announced April 9, and will be honored at an invitation only event during the 2019 ISA Sign Expo on April 25. It is free to enter.

Complete rules and submission guidelines can be found at A video that describes how to take the best photo of a digital sign to include with your entry can be found at

About Watchfire Signs

Watchfire Signs offers the best-looking, most reliable video displays and virtual scoreboards, which help sport facilities boost fan experiences and generate revenue. Headquartered in Danville, Ill., Watchfire has manufactured electric signs since 1932 and LED displays, using meticulously sourced components from around the world, since 1998. The company has more than 60,000 Watchfire LED displays in operation worldwide. For information, go to