Public Imagery Acquired by Creative Palette

Josh Curtis
Managing Director
Footprint Capital
Phone 614.327.8746

230 West Street
Suite 700
Columbus, OH 43215


In order to expand its client base, product offering, and manufacturing capacity, Creative Palette, Inc. (“Creative Palette”) has acquired Public Imagery. Footprint Capital (“Footprint”) acted as the exclusive sell-side advisor to the holding company that owned Public Imagery. Our firm ran a limited scope sell-side process targeting strategic acquirers in the wall décor industry. Creative Palette will retain the management, employees, and facility in Tampa, Florida.


Based in Tampa, Florida, Public Imagery is one of the nation’s leading décor and graphics companies that services the hospitality, retail, general commercial and healthcare industries. For more information, visit:


Founded in 1979, Creative Palette, Inc. is a valuable resource for commercial wall décor, art selection, framing, interior signage and printing services. We are a leader in custom art selection, matting and framing for global retailers, food service, healthcare and hospitality establishments. Creative Palette recognizes the importance of design and provide necessary support, from preliminary designs and selections all the way through installation. Our goal is to create an end product that brings your vision to life and provides your customer with the experience you desire… on time and within the budget. For more information, visit:


Footprint is a boutique investment bank focused on advising owners and operators of privately held companies in the middle market. Footprint’s services include sell-side and buy-side merger and acquisition advisory, ownership transition planning, capital raising, and strategic management consulting.