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My career has bridged over six decades, in the advertising and marketing industry. Having experienced working for: agencies, studios, publishers, manufactures, distributors, organizations, business to business, retailers, catalogers and e-tailers as an employee, consultant, or supplier provides a base of knowledge both practiced and proven. Creating, then manufacturing and fulfilling items of all kinds has built an extensive knowledge bank of how to get things started and done. Providing practical analysis of Product to Market and Market to consumer has been at the forefront of my career. Creating “art that works… not works of art” and looking at things “where they live” are the focal point of every project. As a result of my involvement and a commitment to these basics, many of the companies served have survived, grown and prospered. To learn more about me and follow my weekly posts log on and like “allthings abmadcouncil” on face book alan b.meschkow 11/21/2014

getting started…


Chapter 1

Getting to know me…

A little bit of history

I guess you could say I am a product of my environment…I was born May 27, 1945 in Brooklyn, New York. My parents were a typical middle class couple. My Father had a plumbing shop and my Mother was the homemaker and full time Mom. The Grandparents I knew, only one from each side were business people my mother’s father owned a hardware store and my father’s mothers family was Continue reading getting started…

the love of automobiles “My 2007 Solstice”


When it comes to cars I have had a lifelong interest in them. Over the years I have owned quit a  few…Not all were the greatest rides but some were cool! If you check out “the alan meschkow video channel” the cars of my life are there. My current favorite ride is a super clean, nearly bone stock 2007 Solstice. It never sees winter and gets transported from NY to FL as I move to avoid the cold NY winters and damp FL summers. Here’s some recent shots.


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