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The Midwest Sign Show next returns in 2018 (no Midwest Sign Show in 2017). 

Welcome to MSA.....


Midwest Sign Association (MSA) is a regional trade association serving the custom, commercial, and production on-premise sign industry in Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio, western Pennsylvania, and West Virginia. In addition to sign company members, sign wholesalers, sign supply distributors, product manufacturers, and product manufacturers reps. belong to MSA as associate members.



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Your Visit to MSA’s Site

Thank you for checking out the updated Midwest Sign Association website.  If you’re a current member, take a minute to check your listing in the Roster.  If you’re a visitor, take a look at MSA and let us know what you think.


MSA Winter Meeting

The MSA Winter Meeting is Thursday and Friday, February 16-17, at the Hilton Fort Wayne at Grand Wayne Convention Center, Fort Wayne, Indiana. Keynote presentation - Cultivate Courage: How to Quit What You Need to Quit & Start What You Need to Start. After lunch - Economic Forecast from ITR Economics. MSA has had two previous programs from ITR - both of them eye-opening, pivotal information!


MSA Voluntary Ethical Standards, Quality Assurance, & Operating Principles

Any MSA Member Sign Company that agrees with the Mission Statement and the listed service commitments, may insert its company name and include this document in bid packages, in discussions with employees, in setting expectations, perhaps with vendors, etc. (Use of this document is entirely voluntary, and there is no enforcement by MSA of anything in the document.)

Signage Research Foundation:

Visit the Signage Research Foundation (SRI), formerly knows as the Signage Foundation, SRI continues its mission of empowering communities through research on vibrant and effective sign strategies, systems and codes. The website hosts a vast library of sign research. Topics include sign codes, wayfinding, traffic safety, placemaking, sign design and placement, economic value studies, legal issues, and birghtness/illumination levels. All of the peer-reviewed research is downloadable free of charge. Click here.

ISA Website Lists Educational Events, Webinars, and more:

Visit the ISA website: Click here.


ISA Offers Webinars

Visit to review the Webinars (web seminars) available in the coming months.

Sign Code Community Resource

Here's your one-stop resource to see all the key permitting and variance information for 30 large cities in Indiana, Michigan, and Ohio. Within a four-page packet, all the key contact info, code look-ups, permitting links, and special approval processes are available. In just a few seconds find all the information needed to proceed with an application in Indiana, Michigan, or Ohio. Just download the PDF and click on the embedded hyperlinks: Here.