Inside the World Of Sign Spinning

Once just a low-wage job for teenagers outside of sandwich spots, sign-spinning is now a fleshed-out and fiercely competitive sport.   Twenty-year old Kendric Washington isn’t able to fully describe the maneuver that earned him AArrow’s 2018 sign-spinning world championship, but he’s willing to try. It starts with a back handspring, with the cardboard in…

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.…

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.…

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,…

Go AArrow Houston!

PBS News Weekly covers spinners ,Matthew Boyd and Dakota Millsap as they explain how sign spinning works in this interview. VP of Gables Residential, Tiffany Blakewell breaks down the numbers of how service drives traffic to their properties in Houston. Great job AArrow Houston!    

AArrow Poland in the spotlight!

Eskrada is one of the biggest advertising agencies of Poland, and were very excited to work with AArrow Sign Spinners after seeing their amazing skills. AArrow and Eskrada participated together for a campaign competition held by the Ministry of Infrastructure and Development explaining the European Funds Information Points system… and WON FIRST PLACE! The campaign started on April 2nd and…

A Part-Time Job With a Spin

If you can think back to your very first job, you probably recall flipping burgers, babysitting your younger brother, or bagging groceries at the local super market. Aarrow Advertising’s sign spinners have taken out the mundane and boring tasks of a part-time job and put in some fun while having a blast and doing it…