Unconventional Leadership Use Sign Spinners to Promote Change

Members of the Unconventional Leadership class promoted the May 16 Los Angeles Unified School District elections with a booth on the quad that featured a sign-spinner, Krispy Kreme doughnuts and music on Monday. Nick Melvoin ’04 and Steven Zimmer ran for the position of Member of the Board of Education in Board District 4 of the LAUSD. Students used a megaphone and chalk messages to attract their classmates to the booth, where they could register to vote and sign up [...]

Student Sign Spinners Promotes Anti Bullying

It doesn’t get more exciting! Our own Southwest ISD students spin signs with AHA-B (Anti Harassment, Anti-Bullying) messages. They’ve been trained by the best – AArrow Sign Spinners of San Antonio have partnered with us to get our new spirit group, the SWISD AHA-B Student Sign Spinners going strong. Our team start-up funding – $10,157 – comes from winning the Spurs TeamUp Challenge, a grant made possible by the Silver & Black Give Back. After only a couple of [...]

Mark Dandridge awarded April’s Spinner of The Month

Mark Dandridge Aka Rad Dad named April’s Spinner of the Month April has been filled with tons of excitement, from local competitions to movie releases and news segments. This has truly been an amazing April for us. Despite all of great those things, one spinner has stood out to us. His name is Mark Dandridge. Mark has been a pioneer in San Antonio from creating client videos and receiving raving client testimonials. He also has one of the top audit scores in [...]

AArrow San Antonio Makes Headlines

 Spin To Win Finding his calling in the most unlikely of places, Manny Espinoza, 20,  just might be the best sign spinner in San Antonio. After competing in local competitions, he recently earned the title of number one spinner in the city. A soft spoken, flexible young man, he opens up and expresses himself with his over-the-top, sign spinning moves. Espinoza’s style includes jumping around like a kangaroo, spinning around like a dog trying to catch its tail, and contorting his body [...]

AArrow DMV joins the Playoff excitement for the Capitals and Wizards

Playoff Spinners in DC Playoff season can one of the most exciting times for a city. Fans across the area bring out all of  there cool team gear to represent the city.  AArrow DMV decided to show their excitement for playoffs. Watch as they  put on a show for the fans outside of the Verizon Center and put their stamp on the DC playoff experience.  

Inside the Sign Spinning Journey of DMV Sign Spinner Kendric Washington

Kendric Washington was star-struck. The 19-year-old hid behind plastic sunglasses, scoping out where the competition would take place, along a pedestrian mall in downtown Las Vegas called the Fremont Street Experience. It wasn’t the Strip, but it is known as the second-most-famous street in Sin City, set amid older casinos, musty bars and tattoo parlors. “There’s so much talent here,” Washington said, pointing at a schlubby 20-something guy. “He’s the legend of sign spinners.” It was Washington’s first time competing in the [...]

Sign Spinning is an Art

They are sign spinners. “We hate it when you call it sign twirlers,” says Caleb Jordan, who has worked in the industry six years and is the general manager for AArrow Advertising. Come blistering heat or pouring rain, the team is outside spinning, flipping, throwing, smiling, posing and waving for all the passers-by to see. “We are out here rain or shine,” he says. “We are human advertisement. But it’s more than that.” Jordan says sign spinning has transformed from a creative way [...]

Experiential Marketing Will Rule 2017

Why Experiential Marketing Will Rule 2017 That’s a bold premise packed in the title of this piece. So let me explain. The 21st century is moving at the speed of light. The marketplace is becoming increasingly diversified, as consumers face more choices and options than ever before. Many brands are struggling to keep up with their competitors, and wind up jumping into a rat race to the bottom where the only noticeable brand differentiator is price. And many of advertising’s most time-honored [...]

Will The Sign Spinner

Bill the sign spinner William Aliki is Samoan and has been in the U.S. for almost three years. “I want to stay and make some money to help out my mom, little sisters and brothers [back on the islands],” he said. “I’m the only one out here.” Aliki works for AArrow Sign Spinners in Seattle, whose web page proudly boasts that some of its employees won the 2017 World Sign Spinning Championships. He found the job on Craigslist and has only [...]

Angeles Flips over the Competition to Claim the Title

Sign Spinning World Champion Flips to Title You’ve seen them at intersections and outside strip malls spinning an arrow-shaped sign and trying to grab the attention of drivers and passers-by. Turns out, there’s more to it than just twirling the sign, and the ones with the most creative moves compete every year for the title of World Sign Spinning Champion. More than 100 of the human billboards broke out their best moves for a crowd in downtown Las Vegas last week. In [...]