Contact Us


Designer Sign Systems' corporate office and manufacturing facility is located 13.5 miles north of downtown Minneapolis, Minnesota.                  


Designer Sign Systems
9975 Flanders Court NE
Blaine, MN 55449                                          

Phone:         763-784-5858
Fax:              763-784-2300
Toll Free:      866-784-5830



EASTERN REGIONAL OFFICE - Columbus, OH                  

Designer Sign Systems Ohio regional office is located 20 miles north of downtown Columbus, Ohio.

Designer Sign Systems
649 Bear Run Lane
Lewis Center, OH 43035                            

Phone:         866-784-5831


Management Team

Karen Fisher  – President / Owner

Fun Fact:  Karen left her running career with a times of 58 seconds in the open 400m, 64 seconds in the 400m hurdles, and 15 seconds in the 100m hurdles while also training as a Heptathlete.

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Kathy Brown Zerwas – Director of Business Development             

Fun Fact:    While Kathy wears many hats, a little known fact is that she has taught typing in Russian and earned the nickname “Striker” during her welding certification.

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Sales Team

Bjorn Bowman – Account Manager  Contact

Fun Fact:   Bjorn is the traveler of the group and has relatives in 5 of the world’s continents. Even better is that he has actually traveled to them.

Kathy Johnson – Account Manager  Contact

Fun Fact:   Kathy draws, sketches, and paints portraits of people and animals.  One of her murals was on the back cover of a published book.  Was born 9/29 at 9:29.

Jenny Robertson – Regional Manager (OH)  Contact

Fun Fact:    Jennifer can recite every line in Christmas Vacation and reads 4 newspapers a day. She’d rather be in St. John, U.S. Virgin Islands than anywhere else in the world.

Dino Paglia - Sales Executive (OH)  Contact

Fun Fact: Dino enjoys making wine and he rehabs houses in his spare time.

Ashley Otto – Customer Service Lead  Contact

Fun Fact:   In the truest life imitating art or in this case food Ashley loves to make homemade pies from scratch. In a simple twist she and her husband live in a home that was converted from a creamery.