Deciding on a graphic services company generally involves deciding exactly what your organization needs done. Graphic services companies specialize in such things as graphics, stationery, business cards, freelance logos, desktop publishing, media for conference rooms meetings, website development, animation, modeling shots, photo reproduction and illustration. If you are looking for a graphic company to complete an entire multimedia campaign, including publishing and printing advertising materials and completing a web page, then you will need to be sure to describe everything you need done prior to signing a contract with the graphic services company. It is important to state that you need marketing or branding services, because some graphic design firms specialize in illustration and animation services for multimedia companies. There are even some graphic design firms that also provide extensive computer application design and maintenance, including database and image migration. You should ask to see a company portfolio of previously rendered services. You should also state if you are looking for video services, because while some of these types of products can be completed using 3D computer software, it is likely that the graphic designer will also need some specialized video equipment. If the designer is more of an artist than a computer programmer or media specialist, then you may discover that you have issues with project completion down the road, which can be costly as well as frustrating for both parties. Once you have decided what you need you should search the internet for a company that's fits your criteria. Locate a phone number or e-mail address and ask them specific questions. Whether looking for picture reproduction, or you need some stationery and business cards for your business, make sure you choose the graphic designer that meets your needs.