Tanna Parker is the owner of Imagine That Signs and Graphics. Tanna entered the male-dominated sign industry in 2010, when she started her own woman-owned business.
Tanna earned a business degree and has gained industry experience by managing a signage and marketing materials company. Based on this experience, she decided to start her own business, so she could use her ideas to develop her own signage and other products.
Tanna needed help meeting the challenges of starting a new business. She learned about the pros and cons of different legal structures, and decided that being a sole proprietor was right for her. She also needed to know the cost per square foot for lease space and choosing the best location. Fortunately, her parents, a real estate broker and an appraiser, were available to help her with these business decisions. Next, she purchased the equipment, including the software and media to run the very large printing and screening machinery.... Read More