FASTSIGNS Acquired By Private Equity Firm

Dallas-based FASTSIGNS International, the franchise oeprator behind the FASTSIGNS chain of custom sign and graphics stores, has been sold to private equity firm Levine Leichtman Capital Partners. Financial terms of the acquisition were not announced by the companies. Levine Leichtman Capital Partners said it made the buy in conjunction with FASTSIGNS management. FASTSIGNS was advised by North Point Advisors. FASTSIGNS says it has nearly 550 franchise locations, between the US and eight international countries.