About Us

Everything We Do is About You!

At Alphabet, we understand that creativity needs to be a servant of function, not its master. So our design work is made to be “transparent”. Our first conversation is critical. What is the purpose of your project? Let’s see how it supports your mission. What are we asking your audience to do? And then what? With a sharp focus on your desired outcomes, we begin with a measure of what success will look like.

And then we make things happen! Alphabet has worked on hundreds of graphic arts and web projects. Clients include small and large businesses, public health, and non-profits. We have a few of our projects highlighted here. We ensure that our work together aligns with your long-term goals. Where appropriate, we will train you to self-manage your website and related technologies, so that you are properly equipped and confident.

Tim Anderson, Principal

Since receiving a degree in English from UBC, Tim Anderson has worked in the graphic arts industry for thirty-plus years, including important formative years as a production manager in one of Canada’s 100 largest printing firms. Over twenty years ago, Tim brought his communication skills, graphic arts knowledge and significant experience in process management to the formation of Alphabet Communications. Clients benefit from his ability to develop a strategic “big picture” analysis. Our team then maps out the content that will inspire your audience and guide them to action. Serving SMBs and public sector clients, Tim and his team of trusted associates have completed dozens of projects that have touched the lives of tens of thousands. An accomplished communicator, Tim has won awards for writing and brings a strong sense of the right voice for each piece. As writer and editor his work spans periodicals, online columns, books and the professional stage. Tim’s extensive connections mean that Alphabet’s clients enjoy the benefit of a team of gifted graphic artists, technical experts and graphic arts industry associates who bring a depth of technical experience to every project.