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A mix of case studies, in-progress updates, & helpful articles

Doing Business with Direct Sales

Posted on January 28th, 2016 by Joey Alarie

Last week, for the first time in my career, I went canvassing in order to promote the Winter Garden Experience Directory that Alarie Design publishes along with the city of Winter Garden. The Winter Garden Experience is an annual publication we create…

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How we Improved Social Networking for Our Business

Posted on December 15th, 2015 by Joey Alarie

Every time I check LinkedIn I feel like there is a new article about networking and how to succeed at it. Just the word networking has this professional stigma attached to it that puts a massive amount of pressure on the person attending an event (at…

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Designing Environments Over The Years

Posted on December 8th, 2015 by Joshua Bowens

Over the past 20 years we’ve had the pleasure of working with various retail shops, restaurants and c-stores. This work has ranged from ad campaigns, brand updates and often completely outfitting a new store from the ground up. While a logo and some…

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Avoiding A Social Media Wasteland For Your Business

Posted on November 24th, 2015 by Shaun Thompson

We’ve all been there–looking up a brand or business on a social media network to learn more about them and we land on a Twitter account or Facebook feed that hasn’t been touched in months or even years. This is the Social Media Wasteland. It’s…

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Don’t Wait, Be Thankful

Posted on November 18th, 2015 by Joe Alarie

    I love this time of year! The mornings are crisp. The sunsets are more vivid. We get a chance to reflect on our year, and plan for the year ahead. As we enter into the Holidays November and December for me has always been about goals and…

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Overcoming Call Reluctance To Help Grow Your Business

Posted on November 10th, 2015 by Joey Alarie

    My morning routine has been fairly consistent over the past few months, where before I do any prospecting to find new potential clients to work with, I will spend some time reading articles in order to become more well-rounded in my business…

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Enhancing a Brand With a Logo Refreshment

Posted on November 3rd, 2015 by Joshua Bowens

While we enjoy the challenge of creating a brand-spanking new identity, we are often faced with a project where a logo may already have equity. Many go by the rule, if it’s not broke, don’t fix it. But for some identities there may be an opportunity…

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Making Sure Your Online Content Is Easy To Share

Posted on October 27th, 2015 by Shaun Thompson

After publishing your latest blog post or news story on your website, it’s easy to set your expectations high and have dreams of it going viral. It’s an exciting thought! You’ve put the time and effort into putting something meaningful together…

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Branding The 10th Year of Winter Garden MusicFest

Posted on September 29th, 2015 by Shaun Thompson

The 10th annual Winter Garden MusicFest is just around the corner. As Central Florida’s most diverse music event, MusicFest boasts over 20 different genres including Country, Jazz, Blues, Americana, Southern Rock, Alternative, Pop, Folk and more. This…

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10 Guitars: Bringing An Outdoor Art Exhibit To Winter Garden, FL

Posted on September 29th, 2015 by Shaun Thompson

  This year marks the 10th anniversary of one of Winter Garden’s most popular events, the Winter Garden MusicFest. The three-day festival, which is October 9th, 10th, & 11th, brings a variety of diverse musical groups to the historic downtown…

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Case Study: 4 Corner Resources

Posted on August 20th, 2015 by Alarie Design

4 Corner Resources is a professional recruiting firm with locations across Florida. In addition to their staffing services in the technology field, they help match top finance, marketing, legal, healthcare and administrative professionals with respected…

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Case Study: DRIRITE Emergency Services

Posted on August 20th, 2015 by Alarie Design

DRIRITE is a team of water removal experts, specially trained and IICRC certified for water extraction services. They work around the clock, 7 days a week, providing structural drying, moisture detection, duct cleaning and mold remediation services.  …

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Case Study: West Orange Chamber of Commerce

Posted on August 12th, 2015 by Alarie Design

Alarie Design Associates and The West Orange Chamber of Commerce have worked together for years helping to spotlight not only Winter Garden, but all of West Orange County, Florida. Print Design   The Discover publication is an annual directory that…

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Case Study: Porte Noire

Posted on July 6th, 2015 by Alarie Design

Porte Noire is a group of several salons currently located across Central Florida that offer independent stylists to rent salon space in a group environment, all while running their own business. The Porte Noire brand is elegant and upscale while being…

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Case Study: Alligator Adventure

Posted on March 1st, 2015 by Alarie Design

Alligator Adventure is a zoological attraction located in South Myrtle Beach, SC. They are also one of Alarie Design’s oldest clients. Over the years we have created scores of billboards, print advertising, brochure design, websites and video features.…

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Oakland Park 5k – Three Years of Creative for a Great Cause

Posted on October 2nd, 2012 by Alarie Design

Alarie Design is very proud to announce that again we are the creative partner for the annual Oakland Park 5k. Helping to kick start this event 3 years ago we love the creative challenge of designing the annual poster graphics (shown below), t-shirts…

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Part of an Elite Group!

Posted on September 24th, 2012 by Alarie Design

On September 20th, 2012 our friends and clients the West Orange Chamber of Commerce were named the 2012 Chamber of the Year by the Florida Association of Chamber Professionals Annual Conference. This is a prestigious award that illustrates the dedication…

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File Under: Creative

Posted on September 18th, 2012 by Alarie Design

Encryption Records Management is a locally owned Orlando, Florida based company with an impressive 1 million cubic feet of storage. Encryption’s owners are serious about records management, document destruction, and making sure your data is securely…

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Crafting the Brand of a Century

Posted on September 14th, 2012 by Alarie Design

The Bond Building is a 100 year old renovation located in the heart of Historic Downtown Winter Garden. Recently renovated with a modern interior that plays off its history, The Bond Building aims to bring more opportunity to retail businesses and professionals…

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