ISA Elite

Creating Tomorrow’s Leaders Today

Each year the ISA Elite is comprised of 35 young professionals who work in the sign, graphics and visual communications industry. The ISA Elite recognizes the talented young professionals who represent the next generation of industry leaders.

Acceptance as an ISA Elite includes:

  • Free entry to ISA International Sign Expo — the sign, graphics and visual communications industry’s leading tradeshow  — as well as to all education sessions.
  • Two (2) night’s hotel accommodations in an ISA Sign Expo room block hotel. 
  • Unique networking opportunities with fellow sign, graphics and visual communications professionals and industry leaders.
  • Two-day follow-up leadership retreat held at the ISA Headquarters, in Alexandria, VA.
  • Participants will also have the opportunity to network with ISA Elite alumni during ISA Sign Expo and all year round.

Meet the 2022 Class of ISA Elite

Want to participate?

ISA will be accepting applications for the 2023 class in the fall. 

Taking Industry Careers to the Next Level

“Being a part of the ISA Elite was one of the most valuable experiences I have had to date! I have come to rely on the network I built while part of the ISA Elite, again and again – for guidance, leadership, advice and so much more! This program honestly gave us the push and confidence we needed to really step it up here at Signature Sign and Image, and bring our business to the next level! ” 

— Emily Butko Wallis, ISA Elite class of 2018