The Austin, Texas-based Austin Business Journal (ABJ) magazine has selected BuildASign.com founder and CEO Dan Graham as the city’s “Best CEO.” Graham received this honor at the 2012 Best CEO Awards, held Sept. 27. “This award is really just a testament to the hard work, dedication and passion that our team demonstrates every day,” says Dan Graham, founder and CEO of BuildASign.com. “I’m exceptionally proud of how we’ve grown BuildASign.com and even more proud of the work we’ve done to support our community.”
The ABJ Best CEO Award is given to a CEO with a strong record of innovation and outstanding performance, while living and working in Travis, Williamson, Hays, Burnet or Bastrop counties. Graham won for medium company CEO ($11 million to $50 million in revenue), one of four awards given in 2012. Additional categories include small company ($1 million to $10 million in revenue), large company ($51 million and up) and nonprofits. BuildASign.com was founded in 2005 with a vision of empowering expression around the world.