Creating Opportunity for Your Business Growth
Signature Virtual Assistance is a virtual support business based out of St. Louis’s Metro East area in Illinois. The team of professionals is seasoned in administrative support, bookkeeping, marketing, copywriting, design, and more.
Based on a belief that all business owners should have access to excellent, professional business support, their services are available remotely. Remote support removes overhead and provides affordable assistance to any size business owner. No matter where you are, you can outsource your administrative work to the team of seasoned professionals who can work utilizing cloud services. Your information stays safe and confidential while remaining convenient.
Lorie Nelson, Owner & President
Lorie’s journey as an administrative assistant and bookkeeper began in 1979. After working for companies of all sizes, managers to executives, nonprofits and for profits, she ventured into the work of entrepreneurship in 2012 when she founded Signature Virtual Assistance. Her business is built on her passion: freeing up business owners to do what they do best while she does the rest!
With an Associate’s Degree in Business Administration, MS Office program training and years of experience, as well as QuickBooks training and years of experience, Lorie is equipped to take on the administrative and bookkeeping duties of any business from any location. She is successfully doing just that for her clients who are located on each coast as well as throughout the continental US.
Encouragement to participate in the SBA’s 2017 InnovateHER Challenge resulted in her winning the award for the Metro East area through the Small Business Development Council. Read the full article here. This prestigious business award spurred further growth for her already up-and-coming business.
In addition, the collaborative workspace environment is a major player in the success of many small business owners, and Lorie can contribute her story. Choosing Medici MediaSpace as a St. Louis location for her thriving business, she has greatly benefitted from the expertise and membership of the collaborative workspace. Access to other thriving small businesses is an enriching and rewarding experience for any business owner, and Lorie considers it extremely valuable in the success of Signature Virtual Assistance. So much so, that in November, 2017, Signature Virtual Assistance, Inc., officially opened their St. Louis branch office! Now there are two offices to conveniently serve both sides of the Metro East area!
Lorie is a committed community member of her Metro East home, working with and supporting local nonprofits through volunteer work. When she’s not in the office, she can be found spoiling her grandchildren, in her flower garden, or on the back of a Harley Davidson with her husband. Their newest hobby is annually spreading Christmas cheer as Santa and Mrs. Claus, Santa’s St. Louis extension!
Throughout her years of work, Lorie has proudly stood behind the scenes, playing a supportive role to the success of each business she’s worked with. And she continues to do so, being proactive and providing real results that her clients can count on.
As for Lorie’s team, she selects only the best knowing that each individual is a reflection of her and her business. Each member of her team has a proven track record of professionalism, great service, and excellent support.