Who Runs the ISA-UK?

The ISA-UK Powered by the BSGA is run by a Council of elected members, of all whom serve in a voluntary capacity.  The full Council meets four times each year.

The various activities of the Association are organised by Committees, each Chaired by a Member of Council and each includes members and advisers co-opted for their specialist knowledge.

The day-to-day business activities of the association are managed by a full time Director and staff.

The following are the current Council and Committee members up until the next AGM in 2019

David Derbyshire - Astra Signs

David Derbyshire - Astra Signs


Vice President

Robert Lambie, UK Signboards

ISA-UK Council

David Allen – Allen Signs

Sam Armstrong – Make It Happen

Mark Brown, William Smith & Sons Ltd

Jeff Bufton, Signs Express Ltd.

Edward Butterfield, Butterfield Signs Ltd

Murray Crompton – MC Consultancy (Kent) Ltd.

Ian Drinkwater, Applelec Sign Components

David Dyke, Subcon Design Ltd.

Mike Hall, Mike Hall Technical Services

Richard Hunter – Harrison Signs

Mark Jones – Roland DG

Mike Smith – SignFab

Non- Executive Members

Craig Brown

PR & Marketing Committee

Edward Butterfield, Butterfield Signs Ltd. Chairman

Rebecca Dack, Sign Express Ltd

Carl Eastwood, Applelec Sign Components Ltd

Val Hirst, Sign Directions Magazine

Paul French – Metamark

Consultant Members of this Committee – Ray Stewart & James Hirst, Trinity Creative Ltd

Technical Committee

Mike Hall, Mike Hall Technical Services.  Chairman

David Allen, Allen Signs

Sam Armstrong – Make It Happen

Justin Atkinson – CSL Digital

Barry Blythe, SloanLED

Macer Bridges, Vink Lighting Solutions

Murray Crompton, MC Consulting Kent Ltd.

David Derbyshire, Astra Signs

Simon Dinsley, William Smith & Sons Ltd.

Ian Drinkwater, Applelec Sign Components Ltd

David Dyke, Subcon Design Ltd

Spencer Kelly, Innova Solutions Ltd

Mike Smith, Signfab UK

Phil Sharman, Cygnia Maintenance

Nigel Stevenson, NCS

David Williamson – GE

Education and Training Committee

Sam Armstrong – Make It Happen.