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.
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."
"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.
We're proud to announce that our Chairman Emeritus Shelby Woods and our Chairman and CEO Wayne Woods have been selected by the Tenth District of the American Advertising Federation (AAF) for the Southwest Advertising Hall of Fame's 2013 class of inductees. The Woods brothers are two of the seven distinguished honorees for the tenth district, which includes Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma and Texas.