Ryan O’ Steen is Named July Spinner of the Month

Ryan O’Steen is July’s Spinner of the Month Congratulations to Ryan O’Steen out of the Atlanta for winning spinner of the Month for July 2018. Ryan has been burning up the corners with awesome personality and sign spinning moves in the streets of Atlanta.  Learn all about Ryan O’Steen in our Spinner Bio below!     Spinner Bio Favorite Trick “My favorite trick is the Time Warp, or anything involving a Helicopter.” Your favorite spot/client to spin in the month and why? “My favorite spot is a client [...]

Sign Spinners Put a Spin On “Sorry to Bother You” Opening Night

AArrow Austin joins the Fun at Alamo Drafthouse It was all smiles, on the opening night of the highly anticipated comedy “Sorry to Bother You”. AArow Austin had the opportunity to engage and entertain moviegoers, with there eye-catching performance as they arrived at Alamo Drafthouse.  Known for its creative opening nights and our sign spinners made sure that this was no different.  Take a look at our gallery below to see the fun that took place!  Check out “Sorry to Bother” in [...]

Tips for an Effective Sign-Spinning Campaign

Are you ready to put a little spin into your promotional efforts? Consider these six tips if you’re considering an advertising campaign using hand-held signs — also known as “sign spinning.” 6 Quick Tips  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 [...]

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AArrow DMV is all in for the 2018 Washington Capitals Playoff run

Experience the 2018 Washington Capitals Playoff Run with a Spin on it The 2018 NHL playoff season is in full swing literally! AArrow DMV joins the city of Washington, DC in supporting the Washington Capitals.  The Capitals are trying to accomplish winning their first Stanley Cup in history. Will this year finally be there we see a Washington sports team in the championship?  Featuring 2018 World Sign Spinning Champion Kendric Washington and  Top 10 Finalist Matt Evans, AArrow brings a new meaning to the word playoff experience!

20-Year-Old Kendric Washington Named 2018 AArrow Sign Spinning World Champion

LAS VEGAS, NV – On Saturday February 17th, 2018, 20-year-old Kendric Washington from Maryland was named the 2018 AArrow Sign Spinning World Champion at the Fremont Street Experience. Washington beat out more than 100 AArrow Sign Spinners from 10 countries around the globe for the number one spot in the world. Washington received a $5,000 cash prize for first place and now holds the title of the AArrow Sign Spinning World Champion. Washington has been working as an AArrow Sign [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

AArrow isn’t just a job but a family as well

‘Like a family’: Sign spinners give Las Vegas competition a whirl Just three years ago, Joshua Clark was alone in his hometown of Flint, Mich., looking for both employment and a home. The then-24-year-old, a couple of years removed from his college career at nearby Saginaw State University, decided to leave the cold to move in with relatives and seek opportunity in Las Vegas. Now, as a manager with AArrow Sign Spinners, Clark is helping host the country’s largest sign-spinning competition for [...]