Tips for an Effective Sign-Spinning Campaign

Are you ready to put a little spin into your promotional efforts? Consider these seven tips if you’re considering an advertising campaign using hand-held signs — also known as “sign spinning.” Grab the attention of motorists with motion — and then give a strong, succinct call to action. “What you’re really striving for is that immediate response,” says T.J. Bobay, marketing adviser for Fireleads Media in Asheville, N.C. “Use messages that really make people stop and pull over.” Target impulse buyers. Snatch those on-the-go shoppers [...]

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AArrow Brings a Little Happiness to Downtown Denver

Happy City Denver Installation Takes over Downtown Denver Julie Rada walked out of the “Emotional Baggage Drop,” a small, wood-paneled booth in the main hall at Denver Union Station, on Friday, having let go of some of her daily frustrations on her way to lunch. “I don’t know that I feel like this has fixed anything, but it’s a nice little temporary release,” said Rada, an audience development associate at Denver Center for the Performing Arts. “If anything, I crave connections [...]

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Soren Knauft Wins the First Ever German Sign Spinning Championship!

German Sign Spinning reaches new heights Sign spinning continues to make its mark internationally. In recent years, spinners from Korea, Germany, and Croatia have claimed top 10 finishes at the World Sign Spinning Championships. For the first time, AArrow Germany held the German Sign Spinning championship and believe me its something you don’t want to miss! Soren takes home the title After placing in the top 25 in the WSSC 18, AArrow All-Star Soren Knauft approached the competition with objective claiming the title. Following an [...]

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 Makes a Positive Impact

Most people look at sign spinning as an awkward job that on one wants. Thats not the case for our spinners not only is it a culture but its a way to reaching a better life. AArrow has given jobs to over 2,600 spinners between the ages of 16-25 in  30 cities across the global. Within the job there is a certain love for the art. Spinners use sign spinning as way to express themselves that ultimately gets them [...]

AArrow Sign Spinners – The Top 25 in the World

WSSC 2016 was epic and full of surprises! This year was one of the biggest WSSC competitions to date. Over 100 spinners from around the world competed, making this year’s competition more fierce then ever. Here are the world rankings for the 2016 World Sign Spinning Championship! (more…)

BIG SHOUT-OUT TO ALL THE WINNERS

The World Sign Spinning Championship 2015 has now come and gone, leaving great memories in the minds of everybody who attended. Las Vegas was flaming with all the amazing sign spinners. This year, we were very lucky to share our 4-day event with spinners from Croatia, Korea, Mexico, Paris, Peru… totally international! From February 26th to the 28th each of the spinners had a chance to show what they had in the 3 rounds were our 3 judges awarded them up [...]

Rady’s Children’s Hospital and AArrow!

On April 3rd, 2014 The Professional Alliance for Children & Rady Children’s Hospital organized an Ambulance Chase in Lake Miramar, San Diego to raise funds for helping sick or injured kids. With an 8K Professionally Timed Run for competitive athletes and a 5K Fun Run/Walk for family and kids, people from all over San Diego showed up to support this awesome event. Working as sponsors, three AArrow Sign Spinners could be seen in the event helping people find the parking lots that were located half a mile away [...]