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ALPHAGRAPHICS OF BOZEMAN CELEBRATES 50TH ANNIVERSARY

“We are proud to celebrate 50 years of service to the Bozeman business community,” said center co-owner Jeff Burgard. “We’re looking forward to supporting the ongoing visual and marketing communications needs of businesses in the Bozeman area for many years to come.”

AlphaGraphics Bozeman 50 Years

BETH PENCE RECEIVES SMALL BUSINESS CHAMPION AWARD

Beth Pence, Owner of an AlphaGraphics Center in Augusta, GA, was recognized by the Columbia County Chamber of Commerce and local business partners as the Small Business Champion of the Quarter. 

The Columbia County Chamber surprised Beth and her team with a Facebook Live presentation.

 

AlphaGraphics Martinez Team

ED ROTHSCHILD RECEIVES ARVADA COMMUNITY SPIRIT AWARD

Edward Rothschild, an AlphaGraphics Owner with Centers in ArvadaDowntown Denver, and Golden, Colorado, received the Arvada (Colorado) Economic Development Association’s Community Spirit Award for 2017. 

 

“This award is representative of what this community means to me,” Rothschild said. “It has really been my honor to be part of an area that means so much to me and my family.”

 

 

Arvada Community Spirit Award

MBE WORLDWIDE ACQUIRES ALPHAGRAPHICS, INC.

 

“AlphaGraphics is an excellent strategic fit for MBE because of its entrepreneur‐driven, people‐centric, customer‐first business model, which complements our MBE business and culture. Also, AlphaGraphics has earned a reputation for technological and service excellence in the highly competitive print, marketing and communications industry in the U.S.” said Paolo Fiorelli, Chairman and CEO of MBE. 

 

MBE Acquires AlphaGraphics

AND THE 2017 FRANNY GOES TO...

AlphaGraphics, Inc., a global leader in print and marketing communications solutions, today announced that Lynn and Marianne Nelson, Franchisees with six locations across Idaho and Utah, have been awarded the 2017 Franny Award.

“I am so very thankful, so very blessed, and so very humbled,” Nelson said. “I really look at this as a group award. I have a great team, and I’ve had so much support getting to this point.”

 

Franny Award Winners

2017 COMMUNITY IMPACT AWARD

AlphaGraphics, Inc., a global leader in print and marketing communications solutions, today announced that Brandon Bagley a multi-franchise owner from Chandler, Arizona has received the first-ever Community Impact Award.

“I really believe in what ICAN is doing for the youth of our community. It is an honor be recognized for doing something I care so much about,” Brandon said.

 

Community Impact Award

BEST AGONILNE WEB-TO-PRINT SOLUTION

AlphaGraphics, Inc. today announced that Steve Web, Franchisee Owner of an AlphaGraphics Center in Minneapolis, MN was awarded the 2017 Best agOnline Web-to-Print Storefront

According to Steve, “Since launching the Zinpro site in December, we grew this account from $29,972 in all of 2016 to $76,839 in just the first four months of 2017.”

agOnline Web-To-Print

BEST AGSIGNS SOLUTION

AlphaGraphics, Inc. today announced that Matt and Haley Haar, Owners of their AlphaGraphics center in Kansas City, MO were awarded the 2017 Best agSigns Solutions

“The finished project was a huge success,” Haley said. “Both Legoland and Children’s Mercy Hospital were blown away with how the graphics helped bring the room together.”

 

 Best agSigns Solution

MOST IMPROVED FRANCHISE

AlphaGraphics, Inc. today announced Franchise Owners Barrie Keiser and Jim Lombardo of Fort Worth, TX, have been recognized as having the Most Improved Franchise for 2017 at the AlphaGraphics annual conference for Franchisees, held in Orlando, Florida. 

According to Jim, “We are very proud of the team we have assembled to serve our accounts. We give them all the credit for driving the increase in sales we’ve experienced.”

 

Most Improved Center

ALPHAGRAPHICS RISING STAR

AlphaGraphics, Inc. today announced Mitch Usrey, a Franchise Owner in San Antonio, TX, has received the Rising Star Award for 2017 at AlphaGraphics’ annual conference for Franchisees.

 

This award recognizes a Franchisee who has been part of the network for at least nine months but not more than 24 months, has the highest month-over-month sales growth in the year prior, demonstrates high-quality operations, and is compliant with AlphaGrapics Inc. system and operational standards.

"I don’t consider that I have accomplished anything on my own,” Mitch said. “But one thing I focus on is forgetting what lies behind and looking forward to what lies ahead.”

 

AlphaGraphics Rising Star

BEST CUSTOMER MARKETING CAMPAIGN

AlphaGraphics, Inc. announced today that Lynn Nelson and Phil Davis, Franchisee Owners of an AlphaGraphics Center in Lehi, Utah were awarded the 2017 Best Marketing Campaign for a Customer. 

The personalized campaign ran from September 2016 to May 2017 and featured six emails, four landing pages, two postcards, a confirmation page, and a lead generation email.

 

Best Customer Marketing

BEST OPERATIONS GOLD CIRCLE

AlphaGraphics, Inc., a global leader in print and marketing communications solutions, announced that Bill, Clare, and Sarah Meehan Parker, Franchisees in Pittsburgh, PA, have been awarded the Best Operations Award.

“This was an amazing honor, and one which we have worked hard to earn,” Clare Meehan said following the awards ceremony at the Disney Coronado Springs Resort.

 

Best Operations Gold Circle

BEST OPERATIONS SILVER CIRCLE

AlphaGraphics, Inc., a global leader in print and marketing communications solutions, announced that Haley and Matt Haar, Franchisees in Kansas City, MO, have been awarded the Best Operations Award.

“We are proud of the work we do and the community we serve,” said Owner Haley Haar. “We are also proud to be honored for doing what we love.”

 

Best Operations Silver Circle

BEST OPERATIONS FOR A SMALL CENTER

AlphaGraphics, Inc., a global leader in print and marketing communications solutions, announced that Louis Malooley, a Franchisee in Atlanta, GA, has received the Best Operations Award.

“I’m so thrilled to be recognized as one of the outstanding AlphaGraphics Centers,” Louis said. “We hope to continue raising the bar for ourselves and for the entire Network.”

 

Best Operations Small Center

PRINTING INDUSTRIES OF AMERICA RECOGNIZES ALPHAGRAPHICS OF KANSAS CITY

Printing Industries of America has recognized AlphaGraphics Kansas City with an Award of Recognition in the Large Format Printing category for the Premier Print Awards. 

“The finished project was a huge success,” Haley said. “Both Legoland and Children’s Mercy Hospital were blown away with how the graphics helped bring the room together.”

 

Printing Industries of America

ALPHAGRAPHICS DOMINATES QUICK PRINTING TOP 100

The 2017 Printing News Magazine Top 100 listing of small, commercial printers is again dominated by AlphaGraphics® Business Centers. This year’s list features 23 AlphaGraphics Centers, more than all their competitors combined.

Printing News Top 100

ALPHAGRAPHICS IN THE 2017 ANNUAL FRANCHISE REVIEW

"We continue to invest in significant technologies to sustain growth and streamline operations at our Business Centers,” says AlphaGraphics president Aaron Grohs. “We successfully implemented our enhanced agOnline print and marketing management solution, offering our customers the latest web-to-print and multi-channel marketing technologies to help our customers get noticed and get business."

2017 Franchise Review

ALPHAGRAPHICS LAUNCHES NEW WEBSITE

Salt Lake City—AlphaGraphics, Inc., a global leader in print and marketing communications solutions, launched a new website intended to reflect the franchisor’s evolving brand and drive business to its local Business Centers worldwide.

New AlphaGraphics Website