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Meet Our Team

Barry Holst, Co-owner,Barry spent 20+ years in corporate America in various finance and sales & marketing leadership roles. He has industry experience in financial services, consumer packaged goods, high-tech, food service and higher education verticals. Barry has a Master’s in Business from Washington University in St. Louis, and has been successful using his entrepreneurial skills by starting and building Victory Sign Company. Leading Victory Sign Company is a wonderful challenge that continually allows him to develop his entrepreneurial talents while leveraging his strategic planning, project management, customer relationship and technology skills. Barry possesses a high understanding of the sign business and it’s hundreds of avenues for customization.

An additional business venture for Barry is the co-ownership of B-Bar-H Cattle Co. www.BBarHCattleCo.com

Debby Holst, Co-owner – Debby is first and foremost the mother of 4 unbelievable kids. After 12 years of full-time parenting, and over 20 years in corporate America, she is responsible for all the accounting and financial processes for Victory Sign Company. She is quite capable with two bachelor’s degrees, one in general business and the other in accounting. Debby spent 16 years at Thorn Americas, Inc. corporate HQ’s prior to moving her family to Charlotte, NC to become the Director of Payroll for Compass Group USA. Her team was responsible for paying 50,000+ employees each month, payroll taxes and departmental financials. Her customer service skills are exceptional, and she is an integral part in growing Victory Sign Company.

Jacob Burkett-Project Manager-Victory Sign Company

Jacob Burkett, Project Manager, Jacob graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Mathematics from the University of Saint Mary where he also played football for 4 years. He joined Victory Sign Company possessing several years of experience in the customer service field. Jacob is responsible for managing our company’s workflow and will insure that your job is completed with excellent quality and in a timely manner. Jacob’s number one priority is to insure that all customers are very satisfied with their Victory Sign Company experience.

Cody Heginbottom- Graphic Designer-Victory Sign Company

Cody Heginbottom, Graphic Designer, Cody is a graduate from The University of Central Missouri with a degree in Graphic Design. He joined Victory Sign Company immediately after graduating in May. Cody is responsible for designing all projects that come through the door in a timely manner while maintaining the look and feel that you or your company is looking for.

Chris Kelly-Sales-Victory Sign Company

Chris Kelly, Sales, Chris comes to us with 4 years of sales experience in the sign business, but a lifetime of experience in customer service and sales in other facets, including the real estate and restaurant industries. Chris went to college in Springfield, Missouri, but moved to the Kansas City Northland right out of college, and has lived in the Northland the majority of her life since. She loves anything outdoors, but especially golfing and boating. Chris is an avid Chiefs fan, so you will always see her in Chiefs attire on “Red Fridays”.