“We're grateful to be part of the new Plywood Place and for our Atlanta-based team to call this space home.”
Director of Digital Projects, Whiteboard
March 2, 2020
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In Atlanta, Whiteboard has sparked a partnership with the new Plywood Place. Whiteboard's co-founder and CEO, Taylor Jones, and Director of Digital Projects, Savannah Wallace, will head-up the new location. Plywood is a nonprofit based in Atlanta that fosters start-ups seeking to have a positive change on culture. Plywood’s new workspace will open and host a plethora of start-ups and companies. This space will serve as an incubator for ideas and hope within the community and promote the entrepreneurial scene in Atlanta.
"We are extremely excited to be sharing a space with Whiteboard. They are a leader in serving nonprofits with creative technology and we couldn't imagine a better partner to help serve the people in our space," said Jeff Shinabarger, founder and Executive Director of Plywood People.
Whiteboard’s Savannah Wallace on the new space said, "We're grateful to be part of the new Plywood Place and for our Atlanta-based team to call this space home. Not only are we excited to serve our clients and team from here, but also a participant in the critical conversations that Plywood is leading on entrepreneurship, doing good, diversity, and more."
Eric Brown, Chief Creative Officer, and co-founder, is thrilled with the expansion.“Over the years, we've been privileged to work alongside dozens of Atlanta-based organizations. Having a presence in Atlanta means investing more time and energy into those organizations and other communities we love, like Plywood.”
As a certified B Corporation, Whiteboard strives to be a business that balances profit and purpose. Brown continued, “Plywood Place provides the perfect entrepreneurial ecosystem to serve the broader Atlanta community and begin building our Atlanta-based team.”
Whiteboard was started by Taylor Jones and Eric Brown in 2010 and has grown to be a team of 20+ across Nashville, Chattanooga, and Atlanta. They also employ a variety of remote full-timers and freelancers throughout the United States. In 2017, Whiteboard became a Certified B Corporation signaling their commitment to utilize business to do good for their clients, team members, and the environment.
Whiteboard is an award-winning creative agency and Certified B Corporation empowering visionaries to lead meaningful brands. Across all facets of the internet—websites, apps, branding, marketing automation—their team helps lead digital transformation, end-to-end. Since 2010, Whiteboard has served more than 300 organizations around the world including Airbus, Chick-fil-A, Google, NCR, Preemptive Love Coalition, Last Mile Health, and more.
About Plywood People
Plywood People is a nonprofit in Atlanta that leads a community of start-ups doing good. The organization exists to solve problems and alleviate challenges that impact hurting, poor, oppressed and under-resourced people. Since 2010, Plywood People has walked alongside 670 people and projects doing good, offering content, curriculum and community to help them launch and sustain their nonprofit and for-profit businesses.