SXSW Recap: The Future & Now of Marketing (VIDEO)

Members of the Cranford Johnson Robinson Woods team recently returned from the South-by-Southwest (SXSW) Interactive conference. Watch our new video for a rundown on all the hot topics and some key takeaways from the event.

VIDEO: CJRW CEO, New President Interviewed

Our new president Darin Gray and our CEO Wayne Woods appeared on the February 23 edition of the Talk Business Arkansas TV show with host Roby Brock.

Darin Gray Named President of Cranford Johnson Robinson Woods

Cranford Johnson Robinson Woods has named Darin Gray as President of the firm. Making the announcement was Wayne Woods, who will continue to serve as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. Gray assumes his duties immediately and will continue to live in Northwest Arkansas where the agency has an office location.

VIDEO: Communication Matters - Power Vs. Influence

The ability to influence those you work with and associate with is a key ingredient of leadership. Often times "influence" is confused with "power." The two are vastly different and have a vastly different impact on others. In this inaugural episode of our "Communication Matters" podcast series, Richard McKeown identifies key distinctions between "influence" and "power."

Join the Circle: 5 Things Bluegrass Can Teach Us About Social Media

"What I love about bluegrass is that it's a participatory group experience, and that's a little like what you see in social media," says Derrick Ball, Arkansas bluegrass musician. It may seem an unusual comparison, but it's apt. In fact, there are some valuable social media lessons that brands or marketers can glean from bluegrass jam circles.

VIDEO: State of the Media Report

The final stats for 2013 revealed the medium that people spend the most time with each day is digital, not television. That said, people still love their TV. Watch our latest video and learn more...

CJRW Welcomes Two New Staff Members

We're excited to welcome two new staff members to the CJRW team. Kathi Kinder joins us as client coordinator for Accounting and Amanda Seevers joins as an account coordinator for our Account Services division.