Tagged: cjrw

A Vulture and a Child; A Mob and a Student

by Kyle Massey 8/27/2018 12:00 am

Journalists constantly consider possible unintended effects of what they print. They also walk a line between taking action and strictly observing events.

Joan Botts Made Marketing Director for Oaklawn (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/27/2018 12:00 am

Joan Botts has been hired as director of marketing for Oaklawn Racing & Gaming in Hot Springs.

Arkansas Digital Tourism Campaign Honored

by Kyle Massey 8/24/2018 2:37 pm

A digital marketing campaign for the Arkansas Department of Parks & Tourism claimed a Mercury Award recently from the U.S. Travel Association at its Educational Seminar for Tourism Organizations in Phoenix.

Jim Johnson Hails Ron Robinson

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/20/2018 12:00 am

Jim Johnson, the Little Rock artist who was a founding partner in Cranford Johnson and saw the ad agency blossom into Cranford Johnson Robinson and eventually into CJRW, recalled Ron Robinson last week for his prodigious memory.

PR Icon Ron Robinson Dies at 75, Leaving Name on Theater

by Kyle Massey 8/14/2018 1:57 pm

Ron Robinson, who started as an intern and rose to become chairman and CEO of marketing powerhouse Cranford Johnson Robinson Woods, now CJRW, died Tuesday in Little Rock.

Arkansas Tourism Website Reborn, With Advertising

by Kyle Massey 8/13/2018 12:00 am

For all its images of scenic rivers, brooks and waterfalls, the most striking new feature on the state’s overhauled tourism website may be a revenue stream.

CJRW, Waymack & Crew Hit Award Jackpot for Lottery Spots

by Kyle Massey 8/13/2018 12:00 am

CJRW and its neighbors and frequent partners across Main Street, the video production team at Waymack & Crew, brought home some shiny trinkets last month at the Hermes Creative Awards and Telly Awards.

CJRW Adds Laura Walker to Design Team (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/25/2018 12:00 am

Laura Walker has been hired as art director for CJRW in Little Rock.

Victoria Brown Joins AARP; Kylie Frett Hired at CJRW (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/28/2018 12:00 am

Victoria Brown has been hired as associate state director of communications for AARP in Little Rock. Kylie Frett has been hired as an associate account executive by CJRW.

Fitzgerald Joins LRCVB as Marketing, Communications VP

by Kyle Massey 5/24/2018 10:03 am

Longtime Little Rock creative director Bill Fitzgerald has been named vice president of marketing and communications for the Little Rock Convention & Visitors' Bureau.

UCA Gives 3 New Roles (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/5/2018 12:00 am

Syd Hayman joins the university as a writer and editor, and Mary Lackie has been named executive director of development.

David Martin Pledges Allegiance to New Name

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/12/2018 12:00 am

David Martin, the chairman and CEO of Martin-Wilbourn Partners is leading the Little Rock communications firm into a new era as Allegiance.

Kendal King Group Adds Two in Bentonville (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/12/2018 12:00 am

Charlene Kelley has been named director of accounts and business development at Kendal King Group in Bentonville. Madison Jackson has been hired as a program manager for Soapbox Influencer Marketing, a product division of KKG.

Brian Clark Among 3 Execs Exiting CJRW

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/5/2018 12:00 am

CJRW has shuffled its personnel deck, dealing out three prominent employees, including Brian Clark, a widely known Little Rock marketing veteran who was a senior vice president and brand marketing strategist.

CJRW Promotes Raines, McCune

by Kyle Massey 1/2/2018 2:33 pm

Mark Raines and Wade McCune of CJRW started 2018 with fireworks, gaining promotions to senior vice president and spots on the board of directors of the Little Rock marketing and communications firm.

Gary Heathcott Responds to Arkansas Business Cover Story

by Lance Turner 11/14/2017 10:09 am

Gary Heathcott responds to Arkansas Business' cover story this week, which says that CJRW has removed Heathcott from the Arkansas Scholarship Lottery account.

CJRW Drops Gary Heathcott From Scholarship Lottery Work

by Kyle Massey 11/13/2017 12:00 am

Little Rock marketing agency CJRW has removed Gary Heathcott from the Arkansas Scholarship Lottery account, the agency says, less than three years after acquiring his services and his list of clients in a much-ballyhooed deal.

Turpen to Build Media Unit at Cranford Co.

by Kyle Massey 10/23/2017 11:30 am

Amy Frazier Turpen, who spent a decade at CJRW (formerly Cranford Johnson Robinson Woods) before becoming media director at rival Little Rock advertising agency Mangan Holcomb Partners in August 2016, is heading for another firm with Cranford in its name, Cranford Co.

As Hill Becomes CEO at Few, Ho Will Fill His Digital Shoes at CJRW

by Kyle Massey 8/22/2017 10:19 am

CJRW's director of digital services is departing to become CEO of the Few design and development agency, and GWL Advertising's digital account manager is shifting downtown to take his place.

Parks, Streams & Woods: 50 Years of Arkansas Tourism and the Ad Man Who Saw It All

by Kyle Massey 7/31/2017 12:00 am

Shelby Woods with his marketing agency, Cranford Johnson Robinson & Woods, became the state’s top tourism marketer, publishing the Arkansas Tour Guide for 50 years and helping rebrand Arkansas as a “Natural State” for visitors.