A Sign Of Good Marketing In pockets of the country, at city street corners, a curious thing can be seen among the motion of jackhammers, honking of cars and throngs of people passing by: sign spinners. It’s not what it may sound like–that is, a neon or wooden sign, spinning around and around, thanks to an extension cord plugged in somewhere. Sign spinners are people holding signs, usually in the shape of an arrow, with a company’s name and logo emblazoned [...]
RIVERSIDE, Calif. ON a scorching fall day, as Santa Ana winds thrashed the palm trees around the parking lot, Nick Victorio inspected his group of teenage recruits. His mission was to set down the rules for wrangling a real estate sign. The arrow-shaped signs, at 2 by 6 feet, were wider than most of the new employees were tall, and Mr. Victorio told recruits not just to hold the signs, but to also spin them, flip them, even dance with them [...]
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 [...]
The 2017 World Sign Spinning Championship is making its mark The 2017 Sign Spinning Championships just got bigger! Not only is this years grand prize of 5k is the biggest in the competition’s history, the competition will now be brought to you by Cricket Wireless. This will be an event you don’t want to miss. Be there on February 24 and 25th on Fremont Street to witness history!
Social media, push notifications and TV commercials may have taken over as the major marketing tools in the digital age, but some of the old-school marketing methods can still be effective. In fact, a good businessman knows how to supplement the new with the old and create a complete campaign for marketing and advertisement. Although everything won’t be applicable to every trade, it is advised that you don’t ignore the older ploys completely. Take a look at the ones [...]
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 [...]
Chattanooga sign spinner competes, travels for the art CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. — If you’ve driven down Amnicola Highway this week, there’s one man who’s probably caught your eye. Jamal Traub is a full-time, professional sign spinner. “My goal is make somebody laugh, entertain someone, make them go ‘wow,’ clap or honk their horn,” he said. He works 8 hour shifts, making $15 dollars an hour. But he says he’s paid his dues. “I got my start as a dancing chicken juggling in Murphiesburro,” Traub said. That’s when he [...]
Can you find that Spinner? What if finding a sign spinner can get you paid? I am sure all of us would be able to track one down in a heartbeat. I mean why not easy money! Well our good friends at Seattle Goodwill decided to have some fun with our spinners! On August 10th, spinners pointed you to the nearest Goodwill donation site in your area. Simply catching a good photo of these guys in action would have earned you [...]
Nicole Richie brings her unfiltered humor to life in the original series based on her irreverent Twitter feed. #Candidly Nicole follows the sharp-witted comedienne in her hilarious hijinks as she embarks on unique adventures, often with her famous family and friends. Nicole is fascinated by the sign spinning entrepreneurs she sees on the road. She goes to the spinventor himself, Max Durovic to pick up some skills.