Advertising and Marketing Agency in Baltimore, MD

We can’t prepare financial advisors for success.
But The American College can.
I show up to work every morning because I know marketing is a force for good.
Andres Zapata
Executive Vice President of Strategy, Co-founder

Progress over perfection.


At idfive, we get at the emotional truths that make us human and motivate us to take action. But we don’t leave this to chance. We use deep research, user experience, and lean creative principles to keep us focused, adaptable, and unafraid.

We love working with idfive. They’re creative, responsive, and, most importantly, they really get us and care about the work we’re doing.
Emily Leineweber
Director of Marketing & Communications
We only work with clients we can believe in — some just happen to be among the most respected higher education, nonprofit, and healthcare brands in the world.

We partner with organizations of all sizes on projects of all scales, from multi-year marketing campaigns for global universities to single-day collaborative micro-sprints for local nonprofits. Our true success isn’t measured by impressions and click-through-rates. It’s measured by impact on the cause, the mission, the revolution — regardless of the shape it takes.

There’s amazing potential for good in the world. Let’s give it a chance and a voice.
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