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DonorSigns is a full-service, creative, environmental design consultancy. Our experienced staff create, design, construct and install recognition structures that are meaningful, relevant, timeless and celebrate philanthropic generosity.

We help non-profit organizations, large and small, show their appreciation for contributor donations. Over time, we’ve made the order process effortless and accessible to anyone regardless of location or budget. Our clients range from small non-profits who want to recognize a single donor, to large hospitals and universities that need multiple donor walls and a complex plaque program to recognize their supporters.



(Creative Director)

Dick Nicolson, President of Nicolson Associates, a leading environmental graphic design firm, has relied on his 20 years of experience in donor wall signage to create DonorSigns. His expertise includes design, planning and fabrication for hospitals, universities, cultural organizations and religious institutions. He is committed to well-conceived design solutions that are not only aesthetically pleasing, but also functional, efficient, and cost effective. Before founding Nicolson + Associates in 2004, he was VP and Director at Ford & Earl Associates, Director of Environmental Graphics at Rossetti Architects.


(Account Executive & Advisor)

Scott has worked in the development and fundraising field since 1996.  He has been the lead fundraiser and relationship manager in eight comprehensive campaigns including capital, endowment, annual and planned giving components exceeding $665 million. Scott is a Licensed Professional Fundraiser and holds the CFRE designation.  He earned his Master of Education degree from the University of Vermont and a Bachelor of Arts degree from Hope College. He is a graduate of the National Planned Giving Institute at The College of William and Mary, Leadership Development program at Vanderbilt University and The Aspen Academy for Healthcare Philanthropy.


(Graphic Design/Marketing)

Stephanie earned her degree in Social Work from Wayne State University when she decided that wasn’t the path for her. Instead, she sought out the opportunity to expand on her natural inclination towards art and design and started on a path of self directed study, combined with college courses. Stephanie is focused primarily on signage design & marketing for DonorSigns since 2012.

Eric manages the business operations for Donor Signs, Inc.. Eric holds a bachelors degree in Business Administration from Wayne State University.


(Finance & Operations)

Eric manages the business operations for DonorSigns. Eric holds a bachelors degree in Business Administration and began working for Infonorm Sign Systems. Here, he found his passion for the signage industry and realized that he wanted to be apart of DonorSigns mission and to help grow company. Since 2012 Eric has managed the business operations for Donor Signs.

Donor Signs Team - Matt


(Fabrication Manager)

Matt has years of experience in welding & wood working and is capable of crafting virtually any donor wall signage you can imagine. Matt began working with us in 2016 and his passion for recognition exhibit signage flourished. Matt is the head of Donor Signs fabrication, is responsible for overseeing the daily operations of the shop, making sure it runs smoothly and effectively.

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