About Us

AlphaGraphics offers custom print and marketing solutions that get noticed to get you business.

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Tempe Printing on Elliot

720 W. Elliot Road, Suite 104
Tempe, Arizona 85284

A Single Source for All of Your Visual Communication Needs

At AlphaGraphics we have achieved our success through our commitment to a high level of individual customer service.

AlphaGraphics #436 in Tempe was started by Steve and Joan Adams in 1997 in southern Tempe. Since that time, this Center has grown to be one of the largest Centers in the AlphaGraphics system. This Center is part of a 3 Center ownership by Steve and Joan to include AlphaGraphics #291 in Mesa, Arizona (Baseline and Extension), AlphaGraphics #436 in Tempe, Arizona (Kyrene and Elliot) and AlphaGraphics #106 in Phoenix, Arizona (I17 and Northern)

This Business Center provides the normal services of AlphaGraphics, including printing, digital copying, graphic design and bindery, but also specializes in full color offset and digital printing, mailing services, and large format signs and posters. All AlphaGraphics stores are franchise businesses which are independently owned and operated.

At AlphaGraphics, we work with people to plan, produce and manage their visual communications, enabling them to achieve their goals more effectively and confidently. Our trained and experienced team members provide expert consultation for every element of your communication project, including design, copying, printing, digital archiving, finishing, mailing services, oversized printing and promotional items. AlphaGraphics is committed to the highest quality standards in the world — we are the only visual communications franchise to have attained ISO 9000 certification. AlphaGraphics team members work with you to plan, produce and manage all aspects of your visual communications — we are the vital connection that brings it all together. Solutions from AlphaGraphics help you communicate more quickly, effectively and confidently.

While our business centers offer state-of-the-art resources and technology, we know that the bright, experienced and innovative team members you will find at every AlphaGraphics are at the heart of effective communication — our people are your vital connection in the communication process.



Stephen (Steve) has owned an Alphagraphics for 23 years. He started AlphaGrahics Mesa in 1990 and since then has expanded his operation to three locations, including the AlphaGraphics Phoenix location. Steve is a Certified Public Accountant and has held many Board of Director positions with several non-profit organizations. He is a former Chairman of the Board of the Mesa Chamber of Commerce and has held the Presidency of the Mesa Rotary Club, Mesa Town Center Board, Phoenix National Association of Accountants and the ASU Accountancy Circle. Steve has also been on the Executive Committee of the Grand Canyon Council, Boy Scouts of America, for over 28 years and currently serves as Assistant Treasurer. He currently serves as Treasurer to both the Board of the Mesa United Way and the Glendale Chamber of Commerce.

Steve is married and has three grown sons, two of which are active in his Alphagraphics business. He stays busy with his 8 grandchildren.

Steve Adams


Eric started with AlphaGraphics Tempe in 1998 as an Outside Salesperson and worked his way up to become the General Manager of the center. Eric is responsible for the overall operation of the center, including customer service, production and profitablility. 

Eric is very involved in the Tempe community having won the Tempe Chamber of Commerce Volunteer of the Year award as well as the Tempe Chamber Business Excellence award. He is currently President of the Tempe Union High School Education Foundation, the former Chairman of the Great Arizona Beer Fest event and the former Secretary of the Board of Directors of Sun Sounds.

Eric graduated from Southwest University in Georgetown, Texas with a BS in Biology/Chemistry/Psychology.

Eric Adams


Prior to working with AlphaGraphics, Meegan owned her own marketing company, MTA Artistic Media. Meegan is knowledgeable in all current marketing areas including website design, SEO, direct marketing, email marketing and signage.

Meegan graduated from Arizona State University with a BA in Communications and Marketing and earned an MFA from the Academy of Art University in San Francisco.

She is active in the community with the Tempe Chamber of Commerce, served as the Communications Director for the Great Arizona Beer Festival in Tempe and currently serves on the Board of Directors for The Centers of Habilitation. 

Meegan Adams