Penn Neon Sign Co was founded by Bernie Pensky. Bernie was born and raised in Chicago, IL.
During WWII, Bernie was stationed at the Yuma Army Airfield, and after the war ended, Bernie decided to stay in Yuma. In 1946, he opened his new business, Penn Neon Sign Co.
A Family-Owned & Operated Sign Shop Since 1946
Bernie’s son, Perry, worked at the sign company after school and during summer breaks. He fell in love with the job. After an education at Arizona Western College & Arizona State University, Perry joined the company full time, becoming vice president in 1981. He then became the president in 1986.