About Us

Our Team

Stephanie Colbert Randall, third-generation owner, bought the business from her parents (Kevin and Sue Colbert) in January 2017. She is a graduate of Purdue University (Communications and Sociology). She is currently serving as President of the Rotary Club of Naperville-Sunrise (2022-2023). She enjoys playing piano and violin and participating in church activities. Stephanie and her husband Jason Randall, professional church musician and private piano/organ teacher in Naperville, are proud parents of three little girls, ages 3 years, 2 years, and a baby born September 20th, 2021. 
 
  
 
Ryan, our Production Manager, came to us in 2015 with a great deal of framing experience and is a respected leader to our production team. He is skilled in all areas of production and uses his knowledge and creativity to ensure that you're going to love it!
  
 
  
 
Kevin Colbert was the driving force of the business from 1994-2017, as the second-generation owner, with his wife Sue. An entrepreneur, visionary, and motivator, he graduated from Naperville Central High School (Redskins) and holds a Marketing degree from Northern Illinois University. 

 

Our History

Founded in 1987 by Tom and Mary Colbert. Originally Framin' Place & Gallery.
  
  
   Tom and Mary Colbert with son Matt Colbert (summer 1987)
   
  
Tom and Mary's son, Kevin Colbert, with wife Sue, bought the business in 1994. They changed the name to Colbert Custom Framing. In 2002 the business was named Small Business of the Year by the Naperville Area Chamber of Commerce. In 2006 Kevin added art printing to the company's services and the business became Colbert Custom Framing & Art Printing.
  
Kevin and Sue Colbert in the store with their kids (Stephanie, Stephen, and Micah) and Spanish exchange student Diana (summer 1995)
      
  
In 2017, Kevin and Sue's daughter Stephanie bought the business and continues to run it with her team of 8.
 
Stephanie Colbert Randall (standing, center) with her family at the company's 30th anniversary celebration (summer 2017).