History

From humble beginnings to becoming the leading provider of professional production equipment and expertise, William F. White has grown across Canada and continues to grow each year. Take a look back into the history of Whites and see how we have built our business to what it is today!

1963

William F. White Int. is founded in Toronto, ON by Mr. William F. White to provide motion picture, television and theatrical equipment.

1970

Whites Expands its locations to include Vancouver

1976

Whites increases its offerings to include camera equipment

1988

Paul Bronfman founds the Comweb Corporation and takes over as CEO and Chairman of William F. White

1989

Comweb Corporation acquires William F. White International Inc. as an entity

1990

Whites expands its locations to include Calgary

1994

Whites expands its locations to include Halifax

1995

Whites expands its locations to include Regina

1998

Whites expands its locations to include Winnipeg

2005

Panavision acquires the camera division from William F. White

2006

CSC Clubhouse opens within the Whites Toronto location

2010

Whites Launches Whites Interactive

2011

Whites Toronto moves to the newly created, innovative William F. White Centre to serve as the headquarters and hub for Whites across Canada

2011

Whites Launches Education & Training Department

2012

Whites' Education & Training Department Creates the Whites Toolbelt, Canada's First Online Mobile Resource

2013

Whites celebrates 50 years as your Partner in Production®!

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