Meet the Team

Faisal Ahmed


Faisal grew up in Oshkosh, WI and came to Maryland in 1990.  Faisal has a B.S. in Business Administration from Ashworth College, GA, a M.C. in Project Management from Regis University, VA campus and a graduate of the Senior Executive Fellows program from Harvard University, MA. He has over 20 years of Overall Management experience and over 15 years of Project Management experience. In his spare time Faisal enjoys Weight Training, Football, and listening to music in Vinyl records.

Russell Ahmed


Russell, born and raised in Maryland is now a college student at Full Sail University. He is currently a Visual and Game Design major, where his love for gaming and art shines through. He also has nearly about 2 years of customer service experience. In his spare time he likes to experience more art, skateboard, and hang out with friends and family.

Vondel Nelson

Production Manager

Vondel, originally from Harlem, NY is a all around designer who has 5+ years of experience and specializes in signage design. He is now based out in Washington, DC and decided to bring his talents to Speedpro, Silver Spring.

Claude Alami


Claude has 18 years of experience as an installer and almost 25 years of experience in the sign business. His extensive experience includes wall murals, vehicle graphics, window graphics, 3D letters and many types of installations. Claude has lived in Maryland for 30 years. He is a soccer and baseball fan.

Bob Toomey


Bob, a Montgomery County, MD native, recently retired after working 40+ years in sales and marketing in the HVAC (heating, ventilating and air conditioning) business. Working part time, Bob hopes to help expand the SpeedPro Silver Spring team’s reach into new markets. Bob is an avid cyclist and sportsman.

SpeedPro Silver Spring

Studio Owner

Faisal Ahmed