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Alan Firmin
Works at Squirrol
Lived in London
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A Few Juicy, Inspirational New Websites http://flip.it/LQZWfs #webdesign #website #design 
Some really unusual, inspiring websites have been launched in the last couple of weeks–let’s take a look at some which have stood out!Tobias van SchneiderKnown for having one of the best beards in...
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Le Jardin Tattoo Wine - Packaging http://flip.it/oAJZV0 #branding #packaging #tattoo 
I kind of like the approach with the french terminology associated with a tattoo, along with the color palette chosen to represents the garden (jardin). Sarah is an art director and graphic designer based in Toronto, Canada.
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Over the years web designers have seen many trends come and go. While very few design trends will ever be thought of as evergreen, those that do move on generally...
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30+ Gorgeous Typography Based Sites http://flip.it/Taf6Do #typography #website #design
“No other design discipline requires so much learning and training as fontography, and by no other aspect can amateurs be so easily distinguished from professionals.” – Dmitry Kirsanov To follow up our recent article, 8 Rules for Creating Effective Typography, this post contains over 30 sites either dedicated to or designed with beautiful typography. Sites […]
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Last week I posted a beautiful set of posters created by Sean Ford for the UEFA EURO 2016.
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2016 In-House Design Awards: Best Graphic Design from In-House Teams http://flip.it/aF0V54 #graphicdesign #design #awards 
Presenting the 2016 In-House Design Awards winners, representing some of the best graphic design happening in corporations & organizations today.
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Cartago Sport Games Branding Concept http://flip.it/1ggAaZ #branding #sports #design 
Behind the initiative, the folks from Publimark Mullen Lowe asked their team how they would envision their ideas for every single province of the country. Adriana was given the task for Cartago City. I like the fact that she used the concept...
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Ride & Sons - Visual Identity http://flip.it/4Hk5Oj #brand #identity #design 
Visual identity project for Ride & Sons. Designed by BMD Design
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Ninety Nine U magazine - Editorial Design http://flip.it/hTBGeI #editorial #design #magazine 
Editorial design project for Ninety Nine U magazine, a publication that brings you the best of the creative world. Project by Mark Brooks
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How much time do you waste worrying about nothing? #motivation #worry #life #fear
I overthink pretty much everything; this is just the person I am. I over analyse every conversation and can spend days after a discussion with one person going over every word and trying to underst…
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Boontheshop Branding http://flip.it/oE448o
Simple and elegant branding work is always inspiring, at least for me. The Boontheshop project by NR2154NYC is an amazing example. Boontheshop is Seoul’s leading luxury concept store and of course the branding work reflects that.
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Occupation
Regional Creative Director & Digital Strategic Director
Skills
Branding, Advertising, Marketing, Social Media, Design, Key Note Speaker
Employment
  • Squirrol
    Founder & CVO, present
  • VML
    Regional Creative Director & Digital Strategic Director, present
  • Y&R
    Regional Creative Director
  • DraftFCB
    Creative Director
  • Grey Worldwide
    Creative Director
Basic Information
Gender
Male
Birthday
March 21
Story
Tagline
Founder & CVO of Squirrol
Introduction
Hi, my name is Alan and I am the Founder and CVO of Squirrol, an online community for collectors to share, blog, discuss, learn, add events and meet collectors from all over the world.

I am the Digital Marketing Director for Bridgeman Images the world's leading supplier of rights managed Art, Culture and Historic images and footage.

I’ve been been in advertising & Marketing for over 20 years with Grey Worldwide, Draftfcb, VML and Y&R in many countries around the world. The major work was conducted in these markets;  England, France, Holland, Kuwait, Lebanon and Dubai. I have been fortunate to work on most of the major global brands during my career including IKEA, Volkswagen, Mercedes Benz, Nokia to name but a few.

I have won nearly 30 awards in advertising. I am a Published writer, artist, poet, Advanced PADI scuba diver and love to play most sports but especially Football, Golf and Tennis. I am very happily married to a beautiful woman and we have two amazing children.

It's great to meet you! Take care Alan.
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London - Paris - Amsterdam - Kuwait - Dubai
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