About Us

Big Apple Visual Group has the knowledge, experience and ability to provide creative solutions and innovative designs that support the demands in today’s Luxury, Beauty and Architectural world.  We work with a variety of materials to fabricate numerous systems of display formats, high-quality visual props, digital graphics, dimensional letters, illuminated accents, special signage and branding decor. BAVG also specializes in the execution of national roll-out programs, unique visual installations and retail environments. We have the latest technologies, materials and production techniques available in the industry to take every client’s vision beyond their expectations.

History

Big Apple Visual Group was founded in 1976 and has grown to become a leading provider of custom signage and visual display solutions. Some of the world’s leading brands benefit from more than 35 years of experience in design, engineering and fabrication for architectural, way finding and retail applications. Alongside our expertise, our continual investment in equipment has been a cornerstone of our success. We offer state-of-the-art technologies that serve every need from multi-location brand roll-outs to individual niche projects.

One day in the life of BALI (Big Apple Long Island) 

Big Apple Milestones

  • 1976: Big Apple Visual Group was founded in a 500 sq. ft. with only two employees.
  • 1977: Relocation to 5,000 sq. ft. facility, 10 employees.
  • 1985: Relocation to 20,000 sq. ft. facility, 13 employees. More materials and techniques offered.
  • 2001: Addition of 50,000 sq. ft. production facility in Long Island.  20,000 sq. ft. Manhattan facility retained as headquarters.
  • 2001–2007: Many technologies added – laser cutters, waterjet cutter, CNC routers, large format and Lambda printers, direct-to-substrate printing.
  • 2007: Architectural Signage Department for expansion in metalworking and wayfinding signage.
  • 2012: LED embedded acrylic letters and LED panel capabilities enable completely new applications in signage and display lighting.
  • 2014 - Present: Continued expansion of production capabilities, creativity and visual services offered to fulfill the demands of today’s industry.  BAVG keeps up with the acquisition of new latest technology and its overall successful growth has increased staff beyond 100 employees. 

Facilities

BigApple T2 Company FacilitiesWe opened our 20,000 square foot headquarters in New York City in 1985. Projects demanding the most state-of-the-art signage and display technologies led to us opening our 50,000 square foot engineering and technical facility in Long Island, New York in 2001.