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 an active member of the Rotary Club of Naperville Sunrise and often serves as a table host at Women in Business networking events through the Naperville Area Chamber of Commerce. 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, became proud parents to a beautiful baby girl on April 28, 2019 and they are expecting their second child in August, 2020. 
  
 
Adrijana re-joined the Colbert Team in September 2019 after several years absence and we are thrilled to welcome her back! She is one of our Design Consultants and enjoys working with clients on framing and printing orders - she's skilled in both framing design as well as graphic design and art printing. Adrijana and her husband have two terrific kids - a 10 year old girl and 4 year old boy. 
  
 
Ryan came to us with a great deal of framing experience and is a valuable member 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!
  
 
Robert has over five years of framing experience and loves the arts of any medium. He likes to draw, plays guitar and bass, and really likes horses. 
  
 
Bob holds many years of framing experience and is member of our production staff. He is an engineer, as well as a mixed-media calligraphy artist, specializing in abstract mark-making tools and preservation mounting.
  
 
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 staff of 8.
 
Stephanie Colbert Randall (standing, center) with her family at the company's 30th anniversary celebration (summer 2017).