Meet the team with Dan

By December 1, 2023December 11th, 2023No Comments
Meet the team with Dan

Let’s get to know…Dan Jordan

Dan, our design director has finally found the time to tackle the BM Questionnaire…

Who or what is your main influence?
Any graphic designers/musicians/filmakers/writers that disrupt and constantly evolve. Dixon Baxi. Robot Food. David Bowie. Alex Turner. Tarantino. David Fincher. Donna Tartt. Irvine Welsh.

Describe yourself in 3 words.
Loyal, hard-working, inquisitive

What’s your favourite thing about your job?
Two things. The process of branding. Receive brief. Research. Ideation. Sketches in notepad. Work up on the Mac. Present a deck to the client and watch the roll out. The second – watching and helping the BM team develop. Hopefully I’m always on hand to teach, consult and of course pass on my amazing Spotify playlists.

What’s your biggest pet-peeve?
Cucumber and mushrooms – Evil. Don’t try and sneak either into my food – I will find you out and hunt you down. And don’t get me started on flavoured coffee!

If you could try any other profession, what would it be?
A Crime Scene Investigator.

If there was a book written about your life, what would the title be and why?
Believe – learn to trust yourself.

If you could give your teenage self some advice, what would it be?
Always be in a band.

Where would you consider to be your happy place?
10 years ago it would’ve been running in the dales now it’s biking in the countryside or playing 5-aside football.

Do you have a hidden talent?
I do a faultless duck impression.

What book you’re reading? Music you’re listening to? TV you’re binging?
Book: Paul McCartney Biography

Music: The Ballad of Darren – Blur
TV: Slow Horses

What’s your guilty pleasure?
Eating caramel digestives whilst watching Only Connect with a jigsaw on the go.

Spirit animal?
A dog. I’m also an expert in doing nothing all day.