Meet Our Team
Here at Speedpro Imaging of Greater Atlanta, our team is passionate about working with you from scratch, from creating the concept to implementing it; and taking your company's branding to the next level. Our team is comprised of very effective marketers and multi-talented graphic designers that have a deep understanding of the impact of graphics on customers and prospects, as well as the intricacies of color management. We also have skillful wide format technicians and experienced installers who collaborate together to create the highest quality large format imaging available to be used on your vehicles, at experiential events, on trade show displays, signs, retail displays, and in a vast array of other ways.
We serve the local Metro Atlanta market, spanning from Fayetteville/Peachtree City to Cumming/Gainesville and beyond. We also supply customers’ needs in locations from Hawaii to Germany. No matter where you are, we are committed to the success of your business and making you look your best. Check out our “Testimonials” page to see what our clients have to say about us and our services!
David Hightower, Owner/President
David is the brave and courageous owner that leads this creative and off-the-wall crew. With his Southern charm, David brings a lot to the table. No matter how challenging the project may be, David has always found a way to make it happen.
Motto: If There's A Will, There's A Way!
Kristin Malone, Marketing Coordinator
Kristin Malone has joined The Speedpro Imaging team as the marketing coordinator. She has a bachelor’s degree in journalism and film from Georgia State University. Kristin’s experience includes photography, copywriting and marketing strategy for top Atlanta organizations. Kristin enjoys building custom PCs and hiking Kennesaw and Stone Mountain.
"Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will."
Bryan Slater, Production Manager
Bryan Slater is the Production Manager and designer on staff who brings almost 20 years’ experience in large format graphics production and design. Bryan graduated from The Savannah College of Art and Design with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Illustration. Outside of the print world, Bryan likes to continue his design skills for his Airsoft Team (a sport in which participants eliminate opponents by hitting each other with non-metallic pellets launched via replica firearms), where he serves as Captain. He also enjoys video editing and cheesy action movies.
Motto: “Do or do not, there is no try.”
Laurie Hoffman Ernst, Operations Coordinator
Laurie Hoffman Ernst joined the Speedpro Team to serve as our Operations Coordinator. Like most Atlanta residents, Laurie is a transplant, originally hailing from Milwaukee, WI, to which she attributes her expertise in beer and cheese. She spent two years in Nashville, before landing in Atlanta. Along the way she has accumulated 25 years of business management and operations experience to accompany her degree in English/Writing from the University of Wisconsin. In her spare time, the self-proclaimed foodie enjoys reading, spending time with her dogs, art festivals, beer walks, and just about anything else that puts her in the outdoors!
Motto: “Don’t sweat the small stuff.”