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Alan Firmin
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Gorgeous Wood-Engraved Posters You’d Be Proud to Put on Your Wall http://flip.it/Ugyos #art #posters #design 
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Graphic Design From Around the World: Spanish Design http://flip.it/grVCQ #design #spain 
Spanish design’s eclectic range of styles, techniques, and approaches are sure to flavor your designs with its vibrancy and dynamism!
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Here's the Skinny on Thought Leadership Marketing http://flip.it/kdE.t #marketing #leadership 
Thought leadership expert Danielle Sabrina gives us the dirt about how to create content that turns into capital.
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A Closer Look At Minimalism Today—No Helvetica Allowed http://flip.it/90VyD
What's behind our culture's perennial obsession with minimalism? According to Stuart Tolley, it resurfaces in times of social flux.
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Killer tips for creatives from the world’s most inspiring designers http://flip.it/Ot.jW
We have interviewed famous designers such as Ash Thorp, GMUNK and Aaron James Draplin so you can learn about their killer tips for creatives.
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13 Chocolate Bar Brands That Emphasize Graphic Design On Their Packaging http://flip.it/8DHcK #design #packaging #brands 
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Cityscape Photography by Eric Rivera http://flip.it/5Se4W #photography #art 
Eric Rivera aka Cire is a photographer form San Francisco. His photos are a good mix of street photography and some nature shots from the Bay. Check him out and enjoy the view!
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7 Tips for Creating the Perfect Logo for Your Brand http://flip.it/pn261 #logo #brand #branding 
Your brand’s logo is the sort of thing that can have a bigger effect on your business than you first think. The wrong logo can make your brand come off as unprofessional, assuming anyone notices you at all. A good logo will create instant recognition within the minds of your [...]
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Roasting Masters Branding + Packaging http://flip.it/w.x2Y
Having traveled across the World (specifically in Asia) in the last few months, I can admit that the design culture is bizarrely modified in some ways.
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Watch Six Artists And Designers Draw In Virtual Reality http://flip.it/ZonKL
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How Pentagram Helped An Online Magazine Do The Unthinkable: Move To Print http://flip.it/qczdZ
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Founder & CVO of Squirrol
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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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Regional Creative Director & Digital Strategic Director
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Branding, Advertising, Marketing, Social Media, Design, Key Note Speaker
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  • Squirrol
    Founder & CVO, present
  • VML
    Regional Creative Director & Digital Strategic Director, present
  • Y&R
    Regional Creative Director
  • DraftFCB
    Creative Director
  • Grey Worldwide
    Creative Director
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March 21