Epic Color is a growing division of A/E Graphics, Inc. which was originally founded in Brookfield, Wisconsin as a division of Green Bay Blue Print Company which goes back nearly a century.


Max Schober 


Marjorie and Guy Lam

The original owner was Max Schober of Berners-Schober in Green Bay where he became a partner in 1906. Guy and Marjorie Lam later ran the Brookfield division until Fred Gennerman and Mel Kirsch acquired and renamed it A/E Graphics, Inc. in 1976.


The Lams, Fred and Mel had a basis of hard work, quality results and great customer service.

Always looking to the future, Fred and Mel helped to adapt their roots in blueprinting, photocopying, pin bar registration for drafting and photography into a digital document and color graphics company.


Fred Gennerman and Mel Kirsch


From left to right:

Tom Taubenheim, Tim Davis, Dan Schmidt, Joe Shaw​

In 2001, five employees became owners of A/E Graphics: Tim Davis, Dan Schmidt, Joe Shaw, John Sieber and Tom Taubenheim. Recognized as professional, reliable, devoted and passionate team members from the get go, it was natural that the leadership roles would pass on to the five. These guys have each put in more than 20 years at A/E Graphics.


John Sieber

Retires in 2016 

Through the 2000’s, Tim, Dan, Joe, John and Tom launched new innovations in digital printing, scanning and online document management. In 2009, they opened Epic Color which evolved from growing demands for custom signs and displays. Epic Color is run with the same passion and work ethic as A/E Graphics.


Our team lives by the motto “Be Epic.” Whatever type of project that you dream up, we will make it a reality. Never hesitate to ask us to do something new or “out of the box.” We will make it Epic!

Meet Team

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Dan has been with AE Graphics since1987. He created Epic Color in 2009. He's the guy that will bend over backwards to make sure you get the best final product 
possible. He has many, many, many, years of 
experience in the 
business. He oversees allaspects of manufacturing process.  His favorite thing is"food".  

Daniel Schmidt

Marketing / Social Media / Web Site / CSR

Nancy Moua Koummane

Nancy has been with Epic Color since 2014. She manages social media and the website. She also does nothing.
Mel has been here for over a decade. He started at AE Graphics downtown and upgraded to Epic Color in 2012. 

Melvin Chacon

Graphic Designer

Nancy Moua Koummane

Marketing / Social Media / Web Site / CSR

Troy manages and coordinates installs. He digs holes, hangs from lifts, and anything else that is asked of him.  He's the guy in the shorts in -20 below weather. 

Troy Haefemeyer

Project Manager
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A/E Graphics is our parent company.  Over the years as the print industry continued to change including the way services were offered, a better workflow efficiency was needed. 


In the summer of 2015 a complete remodel of A/E Graphics, Brookfield, Wisconsin building was done.   At this time, A/E Graphics and EPIC Color reside in the same building. 


An alternate branch for A/E Graphics is located in the Third Ward in Milwaukee, Wisconsin - which can easily service the downtown district.     A/E Graphics specializes in map and site plan reproductions, along with being a Canon printer dealer.  


A/E Graphics, Inc. - Brookfield Office

4075 N. 124th Street, Suite A
Brookfield, WI 53005

P: (262) 781-7744
Toll Free:  (877) 314-7047
F: (262) 781-4250

Hours: 7:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.   M-F

Email:  aegraphics@aegraphics.com

EPIC Color - Brookfield

4075 N. 124th Street, Suite B

Brookfield, WI  53005

P:  (262) 252-4577

F:  (262) 781-4250

Hours:  8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.  M-F

Email:  send@epiccolor.com




A/E Graphics, Inc.  - Downtown Office

207 E. Buffalo Street, Ste #32LL

Milwaukee, WI  53202

P: (414) 225-9870

F: (262) 781-4250

Hours:  8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.   M-F

Email:  downtown@aegraphics.com

Located in the Marshall Building at the Southeast corner of Water and Buffalo in the historic Third Ward.


The Marshall Building is recognized as a National Historic Engineering Landmark. Click here to learn more.

 Printers and Equipment 

Océ Colorado 1640

Let me introduce the world's fastest 64 inch roll to roll printer with UVgel print technology. 

This printer is what we print our wall murals, banners, and other vinyl or soft media materials.

UVgel offers the large color gamut of solvent inks and combines that with the environmental benefits and safety profile of latex inks. The Colorado 1640 fulfills all the requirements of the GREENGUARD Gold Certification Program for acceptable for use in environments such as schools and healthcare facilities.


We sell this machine. Get a 



"The mural looks fantastic! wow- does it make a difference having that in that dark hallway! really brightens things up and has such interest~ i think it was the perfect piece for that space!"

— Madonna