Atlas Signs and Plaques Certified as a Woman Owned Business


Owner still working – sorry no time to pose for pictures

PRESS RELEASE: Atlas Signs and Plaques has received certification as a Woman-Owned Business Enterprise (WBE)

Atlas Signs and Plaques has received the Woman Owned Business Enterprise (WBE) certification through both the State of Wisconsin Department of Administration and through the National Woman Business Owners Corporation (NWBOC).

The WBE designation qualifies Atlas Signs and Plaques to be considered for contracts with corporations and government entities that seek vendor relationships with businesses owned and operated by women.

To promote state certified WBE’s and to make it easy for buyers to find them, the State of Wisconsin maintains an on-line WBE Directory.  Buyers can also obtain information about the products and services offered by Atlas Signs and Plaques through their comprehensive e-commerse site.

About Atlas Signs and Plaques

Atlas Signs and Plaques was established in 2008 and specializes in custom, artisan, metal coated personalized signs and plaques for homes, business, awards and gifts.

Atlas Signs and Plaques are created using modern materials and real metal coatings of brass, copper, bronze, silver-nickel, aluminum, and iron. All give the look and luster of foundry cast at a fraction of the price.

Selling primarily from, Atlas has shipped to satisfied customer throughout the world. Plaques are used on diverse locations ranging from residential homes, to historic sites, to churches, and the US Coast Guard Academy.

Janey Freid is the sole Owner of Atlas Signs and Plaques. Janey has an extensive background in decorative and manual arts. Her leadership role at Atlas Signs and Plaques finds her both in the supervisory role, and hands-on from design to spraying the metal coatings. “I never tire of getting my hands dirty in the shop”. Says Janey

When asked about becoming a certified Woman Owned Business Enterprise, Janey said that she was very happy that she finally freed time in her schedule to pursue the WBE initiative. “It has been a bit time consuming, but I am certain that it was the right time to become certified”. She added

For more information on Atlas Signs and Plaques, call Janey Fried at 920-648-5647. For information on the Woman Owned Business Certification Program, visit

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