Tagged: cjrw

Arkansas Scholarship Lottery Picks CJRW for $34.5M Contract

by Kyle Massey 12/6/2016 12:10 pm

Little Rock ad agency CJRW is the anticipated winner of a $34.5 million, five-year contract to provide advertising, marketing and public relations services for the Arkansas Scholarship Lottery.

Heathcott Hopes CJRW Selected as Lottery's First Pick

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/21/2016 12:00 am

The battle for an Arkansas Scholarship Lottery marketing contract worth more than $5 million a year is down to three Little Rock advertising finalists.

From Clinton to Bloomberg, Jason Schechter Traces PR Path

by Kyle Massey 10/31/2016 12:00 am

Jason Schecter has been with Bloomberg for four years, and he spoke on his role there to dozens of local PR professionals, along with a group of UALR PR and mass communications studentsr.

Three Make Moves at Magna IV (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/31/2016 12:00 am

Karla Gabrion and Mike Pelley have joined Magna IV in Little Rock, and Casey Winters has been promoted to customer service manager and systems administrator.

Four Agencies Hope To Punch Ticket on Scholarship Lottery

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/17/2016 12:00 am

Three Little Rock bidders and a Boston digital marketing agency are in the running for the Arkansas Scholarship Lottery’s advertising and marketing work, worth $5 million a year and rising.

Margaret Willis Joins CJRW (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/17/2016 12:00 am

Margaret Willis has been hired as media planner and buyer at CJRW’s Little Rock office. She will manage planning and buying of digital, print, outdoor, TV and radio media for the Arkansas Department of Parks & Tourism and Arkansas State Parks.

Arkansas Parks & Tourism Ad Work Up for Bids

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/3/2016 12:00 am

The state of Arkansas is looking for a single agency for its largest advertising contract, the nearly $15 million a year it spends to promote Arkansas Parks & Tourism.

Update: Natural State Media to Buy the Northwest Arkansas Business Journal

by Kyle Massey 9/1/2016 11:31 am

The Northwest Arkansas Business Journal of Springdale will be acquired by the owners of Talk Business & Politics, the two publications announced Thursday.

Mass Enthusiasm Expands Staff in Little Rock Office (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/22/2016 12:00 am

Dillon Tuell and Baxley Aldworth have joined Mass Enthusiasm Inc., a digital advertising agency that recently expanded its office in downtown Little Rock.

Blind Ambition: Zach Hill of CJRW

by Greenhead Staff 8/15/2016 12:00 am

Zach Hill of CJRW weighs in with his favorite moments hunting ducks.

CJRW Marks a Year as a Main Street Mainstay

by Kyle Massey 7/11/2016 12:00 am

When Mark Raines peeked inside the Fulk Building a couple of years ago, he couldn’t believe CJRW was considering it as a future home. The historic building at Main and Third streets in Little Rock had long been the home of Bennett’s Military Supplies.

Mark Raines Named PR Director at CJRW, Replacing Richard McKeown

by Kyle Massey 6/27/2016 12:15 pm

Veteran TV newsman Mark Raines has been promoted to vice president and director of public relations at CJRW, the Little Rock advertising and marketing agency.

Team SI, CJRW on Data, Results and Landing AEDC Contracts

by Kyle Massey 6/27/2016 12:00 am

The Arkansas Economic Development Commission broke up its longstanding single contract into three contracts this year, giving Team SI an $800,000 digital marketing contract and CJRW its advertising and PR contracts.

CJRW Hires Capitol Veteran to Work on AEDC Account

by Kyle Massey 6/21/2016 11:40 am

Katherine Vasilos, director of operations and special projects for the Arkansas House of Representatives, has been hired as an account executive at CJRW.

CJRW, Team SI Officially Win AEDC Ad and PR Contracts

by Kyle Massey 6/17/2016 12:15 pm

The Arkansas Economic Development Commission received final approval Friday morning to award advertising, marketing and public relations contracts worth up to $2.4 million to CJRW and Team SI.

CJRW, Team SI Named Successful Bidders for AEDC Ad Contracts

by Kyle Massey 6/13/2016 3:25 pm

The Arkansas Economic Development Commission has named Little Rock advertising agencies CJRW and Team SI as "successful bidders" for contracts worth up to $2.4 million a year.

Fitzgerald Leaves CJRW, Joins Thoma Thoma as Creative Director

by Kyle Massey 6/13/2016 2:49 pm

Bill Fitzgerald began work Monday as creative director at Thoma Thoma, the brand marketing firm. His hiring completed a sort of big-league trade with CJRW in the Little Rock advertising world.

Reminiscences Flow at CJRW Reunion

by Kyle Massey 6/6/2016 12:00 am

There were no mad men — or women — at a recent reunion of former CJRW employees. Just jovial colleagues drinking and laughing about old times.

Filmmaker Gary Jones Goes Back to Basics

by Kyle Massey 5/9/2016 12:00 am

Gary Jones, who was collecting lifetime achievement awards and plaudits as Arkansas’ dean of commercial filmmaking more than 15 years ago, has come full circle.

Wade McCune Returns to CJRW as Creative Director

by Kyle Massey 4/26/2016 3:52 pm

Wade McCune is returning to advertising, public relations and digital marketing agency CJRW as its creative director on May 9.