Red Spirits & Wine

“Boy hot damn, I tell them boys stood out there on the road all afternoon , man they got spit on, cussed at. They kept on smiling, aint that right mark? Aint that right mark? “They did a great job.” They did a super job man. I tell you what, most innovating company since nancys italian sauage.” (more…)

World Sign Spinning Championships in Las Vegas

  The first round of the 5th Annual World Sign Spinning Championships took place at the Fremont Street Experience Friday, Feb. 10, 2012. The second and final rounds and the crowning of the best AArrow sign spinner were scheduled to take place Saturday. Tom Tucker of Atlanta warms up before the first round of the fifth annual World Sign Spinning Championships at the Fremont Street Experience on Friday in Las Vegas. Seventy-five international participants competed to be crowned the best AArrow [...]

DCist Exposed 2012 Winners

This photo was entered for the DCist Exposed 2012 contest. It was one of the winning photos chosen, and was taken by flickr user, pnzr242. Sign Spinner, Ray Rivera, the 2010 World Sign Spinning Champion was showing off his skills for the camera. Sweet action photo pnzr242! (more…)

South Park Episode 1607

Last week, South Park aired it’s 1607th episode! The episode highligted a type of business, using a form advertising you see everyday when your driving around…sign spinning!   “Cartman launches a gemstones network show and creates a very lucrative business. Stan searches for the real value of a piece of jewelry that was a gift from his Grandpa. Meanwhile, Cartmans lucrative new business preys upon an extremely vulnerable clientele.”

MOBBED: Episode 6

With the help of the AArrow Sign Spinner & professional dancers posing as Art’s competitors, Howie Mandel and choreographers Tabitha and Napoleon Dumo stage a dance audition, and Art will have the opportunity to compete for the chance to meet his estranged father for the very first time. All hope is seemingly lost when Art is “disqualified” for his amateur dance performance, but Mandel gives Art the biggest surprise of his life during a dramatic family reunion in the [...]

The Finals: World Sign Spinning Championships 2012

AArrow Sign Spinners prepare for a once a year event that they prepare for for 364 days. They train day and night for the opportunity to show off their skills and compete in the World Sign Spinning Championships. This year, we had over 55 AArrow Sign Spinners from all over the world that met up in Las Vegas, Nevada. They all had one goal in common…to be the best! The final competitors came down to Kadeem Johnson, Matt Doolan, Theo [...]

A recent Thursday at 4:56 p.m.

Sweat dripped off Zahid Peoples’ brow as he briefly stopped dancing and held his 6-foot-long cardboard arrow over his head. It pointed toward the Moscone Center. Aside from the occasional water break, it was the only time he had stood still over the previous hour. He wore DJ-style headphones that pump dance beats into his head. “There are lots of things going through my brain at one time. The music kind of silences it all,” said Peoples, 20. For hours, [...]

Spinning means Winning!

  MURFREESBORO — Sign spinning is serious business. Not only do local businesses and franchises benefit from the eye-catching, flipping and flying hand-held advertisements, but some talented young people are making a nice income while gaining a fandom reserved for B-list celebrities. And if listening to an iPod playlist while acting like a goofball weren’t enough incentive for most teens and young adults looking for part-time jobs, the possibility of notoriety as “World’s Best” sign spinner — and a $20 an hour pay [...]

Local Nasville AArrow Sign Spinner competes in World Championship

A Nashville man recently competed in the Sign Spinning World Championships in Las Vegas, finishing 44th among more than 3,600 spinners from around the country. Colton Kinslow told Nashville’s News 2 he has been spinning signs advertising area businesses since he was 14-years-old. “I’ve been doing it since then, so this is my first and only job,” Kinslow said. Sign spinning is somewhat a new form of advertising for businesses located in areas with a lot of car traffic. Currently Kinslow works for Aarrow [...]