We’ve been a mainstay when it comes to printing in northern Minnesota for more than a century. We got our start in the map-printing business back in 1922.
Today, we’re an unpresumptuous full-service Iron Range ad agency, providing everything for your communication needs.

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Great marketing starts with a strong brand, really knowing your target audience, and delivering the right message at the right time. With decades of experience in the marketing world, we bring up-to-date strategy and tactics to our clients. Ready to up your marketing game?

  • Integrated Marketing Planning
  • Brand Development
  • Content Marketing
  • Social Media Marketing
  • Digital Marketing


Beyond looking good, effective design and creative work need to be grounded in solid strategy. That’s what you’ll get when you work with WAF: smart strategy, words that connect and branding and designs that attract customers. Let’s kick up your image.

  • Graphic Design
  • Copywriting
  • Branding
  • Logo Design
  • Print Production
  • Video Production
  • Radio / Audio Production
  • Content Creation

Advertising & Media

Today’s customer is more fragmented than ever. Fortunately for you, our team has the modern knowledge and skills needed to reach your target audience. From traditional media to social media advertising to Google Ads we can help you connect your product or service to the right people – wherever they are.

  • PPC: Pay Per Click (Google AdWords, Bing)
  • Display Advertising & Remarketing
  • Social Media Paid Advertising
  • Email Marketing and Targeted Campaigns
  • Traditional Media Planning & Buying

Websites & Digital Marketing

With mobile dominating customer experiences, your business needs a website that’s fast, intuitive and designed for conversions. We build custom, responsive WordPress sites optimized for search engines. Isn’t it time to elevate your brand and delight your customers?

  • Web Design and Development
  • Search Engine Optimization
  • Google Ads
  • Digital Advertising
  • Social Media Marketing
  • Email Marketing
  • Hosting & Email

Displays and Printing

Whether you need a single black and white photocopy, 100,000 full-color booklets, a postage stamp sized label or a 50’ display print, we’ve got you covered. Our in-house production capabilities include black and white and color copies, large format display prints, sheet-fed offset and letterpress printing, and bindery.

  • Banners and Displays
  • Offset Printing
  • Color and B/W Copies
  • Large Format Printing
  • Bindery
  • Design

We're based in Virginia, MN...
but we work with clients from all over

(218) 741-9544