NAME: Geoff and Lee Eaton
AGE: Geoff 57; Lee 31
OCCUPATION: Management franchisees with sign manufacturer
FRANCHISE LOCATION: South Manchester
HISTORY: Father-and-son team started Signs Express South Manchester in 1995. Geoff previously worked in corporate sales for a car rental company
NOMINATED BY: Rebecca Dack, Signs Express marketing executive
NOMINATED BECAUSE: Recently awarded Signs Express' franchisee of the year award 2003 and winner of the National Sign Industry Award 2004 for best digital sign project, Geoff and Lee Eaton were first awarded a management franchise with Signs Express nine years ago.