Front line participants in the creative revolution.

When Nolan, Duffy & White opened shop in a small Georgetown office in 1964, more than an advertising agency was formed: A culture was born. And a course for the future was set.

  • 1964 - 1971

    The Beginning

    Nolan, Duffy & White

    Beatlemania. The Vietnam War. The Moon Race. The Civil Rights Act. Without question the events of 1964 thrust America squarely in the eye of a cultural, technological and political hurricane.

  • 1971 - 1975

    Building the Team

    Nolan & White

    By the early '70s the agency had grown significantly, both in terms of billing and in staff. With the departure of Bill Duffy, the agency officially became Nolan & White.

  • 1975 - 2002

    The Amtrak Years

    E. James White Communications

    The Vietnam War ended. New York teetered on bankruptcy. Watergate was national news. But the buzz in D.C. advertising circles centered around the new E. James White Communications.

  • 2002 - 2004

    Virginia is for Lovers

    White · Baldacci

    With Y2K averted, E. James White moves confidently into the 21st Century. In 2002 Steve Baldacci joins the team and the agency once again evolves the brand.

  • 2004 - 2014

    The Win

    White & Partners

    Google Analytics brought real-time transparency into campaign metrics that would forever impact the way advertising is evaluated. And so as the agency brand evolved once more.

  • 2014 - 2015

    Digital Natives

    WHITE

    Digital platforms replace traditional channels. Media consumption habits change forever. The future of our business will be shaped by those native to the digital space.

  • 2016

    We Create Believers

    WHITE64

    Modern consumers are smart. With online reviews and autonomous research, you can't slip anything past this internet-savvy audience. We can't just ask consumers to buy. We must give them a reason to believe.