William Morris Endeavor (WME) is the largest and oldest global talent agency, with offices in Beverly Hills, New York, Nashville, London and Miami. The company was founded as the Morris Agency in 1898, becoming the first talent agency in the world, at the time representing vaudeville artists. Now, WME represents artists from all facets of the entertainment industry, including motion pictures, television, music, theatre, digital, publishing, lifestyle, and physical production. WME also advises some of the world’s most recognized consumer brands to create “entertainment-based marketing solutions”. WME is the result of the 2009 merger of the William Morris Agency with the Endeavor Agency, which combined the oldest talent agency in the world with the newest of the “major” agencies, respectively.