One Sign Spinner’s Journey to Entrepreneurship and Education

For Further Information: Sarah Frye Phone: 513-520-1958 November 21, 2017 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: SAN FRANCISCO, CA – Greg Hakanson has been an AArrow Sign Spinner since 2009. By 2012 he was recognized as one of the best sign spinners in the world and placed in the Top 10 as a competitor in the 2014 World Sign Spinning Championships. His mixed martial arts background has allowed him to hone the craft, mastering more than 200 sign spinning tricks from the company’s proprietary ‘tricktionary’, while his [...]

Spinning for Relief: The AArrow Sign Spinners Partner with American Red Cross to Raise Awareness for Hurricane Relief

Spinning for Relief: The AArrow Sign Spinners Partner with American Red Cross to Raise Awareness for Hurricane Relief LOS ANGELES, CA – The AArrow Sign Spinners, the leading global sign spinning firm, have rallied its employees in markets across the nation to encourage others to donate to the relief efforts underway for Hurricane Harvey and Hurricane Irma. In partnership with American Red Cross for the last 10 years, AArrow dispatches sign spinners to create awareness for relief when disaster strikes. The [...]

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 [...]

The Secret Life Of The Sign Spinner Featuring Stephan Bell

    IMAGE: MARCO TORRES SPORTING A BACKWARD ASTROS CAP AND A HUGE SMILE, Stephen Bell bobs his head, shakes his hips and twirls a Now Leasing! arrow-shaped sign as drivers zoom past him toward the I-10 entrance ramp off Yale Street. He’s on the clock promoting Alexan Condominiums. But, Bell says, he’s not really working. He’s performing. “Smiling at people makes me happy,” shares the slight-of-stature, 23-year-old Acres Home resident, who never stops dancing as he chats with us by the noisy [...]

Pinckley shows the Sun Herald how we drive traffic!

This group really knows how to spin up some business     In a crowded market, companies have to work hard to grab customers’ attention. Watching someone throw a 6-foot sign in the air, do a handstand, then catch it — that’ll get your attention. Jackson Hewitt Tax Service has hired AArrow Sign Spinners to direct customers to its new office in Pascagoula and its office in Gautier. “It works,” said J.C. Green, president of New Horizons Group/Mississippi, owner of 13 Jackson Hewitt franchises on [...]

Nitro Circus Live

  Here’s a cool video recap from X-Games Los Angeles and the US Open of Surfing from Free Radical (street team working to promote client Nitro Circus Live). (more…)

AArrow Peru Sign Spinning for McDonald’s Chicken McBites

McDonald’s couldn’t get enough of the AArrow Advertising Peru Sign Spinners. After their success in promoting McDonald’s free coffee, the restaurant decided to rehire AArrow Peru for its Chicken McBites campaign. Not even the cold and gloomy weather in Lima, Peru could stop the AArrow Sign Spinners from performing with enthusiasm and putting smiles on customers’ faces. (more…)

AArrow Los Angeles Sign Spinning for Jiffy Lube

Each week, AArrow LA teams up with Jiffy Lube at dozens of its locations to perform their most creative sign spinning tricks for Jiffy Lube customers and the surrounding community. Not only do AArrow Sign Spinners help drive traffic directly into Jiffy Lube’s open bays, but they also serve as a reminder to those drivers who are in need of an oil change, inspection or tire rotation. Los Angeles, make sure keep a look out for the AArrow Sign [...]