Management Team

As the industry’s most creative visual solutions team, our management has nearly a century of signage and visual messaging know-how.

At Signs By Tomorrow, we take your ideas and apply the most effective practices and techniques available. Trust our staff with all your sign and messaging needs.

Mike Marcantonio

Mike Marcantonio invested in SGO with members of the management team in February 2012. He brings an entrepreneurial spirit and success-driven attitude to SGO. As CEO, he will work closely with the leadership team to evolve the sign division into the premier provider of professional grade graphics solutions to businesses and organizations. Marcantonio is also the principal investor in Allegra Network, a graphic and visual communications franchise with nearly 500 locations in North America. Previously, Marcantonio was vice president of tax at Domino’s Pizza, Inc. in Ann Arbor, Mich., from 1995 to 2000. Marcantonio invested in Allegra Network in 2000 and in July 2006, he expanded his role at Allegra Network by becoming chief strategy officer. In 2011, he transitioned to CEO.

Ray L. Palmer

As president, CEO and co-founder of Palmer Vohrer Enterprises, Palmer has been involved with Signs By Tomorrow for the past 10 years as a franchisee, owning and operating four of the national chain’s Maryland locations. Palmer has also served as a member and chairperson of Signs By Tomorrow’s Franchise Advisory Council, on which he played a key role in developing a national website for the firm and establishing an advertising fund for franchisees.

Prior to founding Palmer Vohrer Enterprises in 2001, Palmer worked for a number of other area businesses over his 27-year career, including Cambridge Positioning Systems, Advanced Wireless Technologies, Communications Electronics, Genesis Data Systems and AAI Corporation.

Burke Cueny
Vice President of Marketing and Communications

Burke Cueny joined the team in fall of 2015 after relocating from the Detroit, Michigan area. He is highly skilled in a broad array of B2B and B2C marketing areas. He has over 15 years of experience working with printers/direct mail firms and signage and graphics companies in the development and implementation of marketing campaigns.

He spent six years with Domino's Pizza, Inc. as Director of National Advertising, Director of National Field Marketing, Director of Marketing and Regional Marketing Manager. He has also worked with Little Caesars account with The Mars agency as VP of Account Services overseeing co-op and national marketing efforts.

Tom Hutchinson
Vice President of Sales and Training

Tom joined the company in 2019 with over 20 years of experience leading, building, and developing sales teams with several start-up organizations. Most recently, Tom was Managing Director for The HGH Group providing sales consulting services to small entrepreneurial companies that were struggling with building a solid sales structure and process.

He has experience in the healthcare field as Vice President of Strategic Initiatives for Quality Health Strategies from 2015-2017and Vice President of Sales for iVantage Health Analytics, Inc from 2012-2015. Tom was also the Vice President of Sales for five years with the Jackson Organization, a healthcare market research and analytics organization. That company was acquired by HealthStream Inc., where he continued leading the sales team as Vice President of Sales for another five years.

Steve Hoyle
Vice President of Franchise Operations

Steve began working at the first Signs By Tomorrow company-owned store in 1989 while completing a degree in Advertising and Design at the University of Maryland. During his time with the company, he has gained more than 14 years’ experience in training. Steve has been the Director of Training since 1995.

He is the lead designer credited with most of the company's logo development and national branding efforts. Steve has developed and refined an extensive training program for both franchisees and store managers. His expertise in training and store openings has contributed to more than 100 stores successes.

Steve was also an Assistant Manager for two company-owned stores (1989-1991), Store Manager (1991-1993), and Assistant Training Manager (1991-1995).

John Castillo
Vice President of Field Operations

John Castillo has over 25 years’ experience in the sign, graphics, and franchise industry.  He started in 1994 with a competitor as a corporate trainer, then a Franchise Business Consultant, and then owner of two locations until 1998. In 2000 he joined the Signs Now network as the Regional Director for the West Region, where he won four times Regional Director of the year. In 2015, he was promoted to Director and now VP of the Reginal Directors team.