Things You Should Know About Us



At WDG, you will never be just a client. You are an integral part of our team who inspires us to push digital boundaries.


We’ve built our philosophy on the idea that no digital challenge is the same. Every solution we craft is strategized just for you.


Beautiful digital experiences are a blend of industry practices and a keen sense of user understanding. We devote ourselves to knowing your users.


We communicate with you openly and effectively, ensuring that every single decision made exceeds your standards.


As passionate designers and developers, we stand at the forefront of current and future technology trends so you, and your brand, never fall behind.

We are a team of data-driven experts dedicated to resolving your most demanding web challenges.

Skillfully versed in all things digital, our enthusiastic team hones in on your analytics, data, & ultimate business goals to help conquer your biggest digital challenges.

12+ years in business

Clients in  3 Continents

250+ happy clients worldwide

Our Story

The Web Development Group grew from three simple principles: a commitment to putting our client’s success first, a drive to addressing challenges head-on with innovative and verified solutions, and a commitment to challenging creative and technological boundaries.

From a small web development company to the Washington, D.C. area’s premier, full-service creative agency, this is our story.

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Grant and Dave debugging during our QA process
Homiera in front of the crowds at GiveBack DC
Collaboration is key in this environment

Our Methodology

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We are your partners, working with you side-by-side to build compelling experiences without the misleading jargon or complicated timelines.

Our Methodology

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We immerse ourselves in your industry with an outsider’s curiosity to connect you to the digital world.

Our Methodology

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User Centered

We investigate your audiences’ motivations to craft perfectly tailored solutions that simplify their online interactions.

Our Methodology

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We collaborate as a team to deliver you success. When we work together, we ensure every wireframe and piece of code that is sent to you exceeds your standards.

GiveBack DC logo

4 years running

10 non-profits so far


in donated services

GiveBack DC

The Web Development Group is the proud founder and organizer of GiveBack DC. We leverage our talent in strategy, design, and development to build fully customized websites and digital marketing plans for deserving local non-profits.

As advocates for community support and collaboration, GiveBack DC encourages our peers in the tech and creative communities to participate and be a part of the greater good.

Sign up to learn about upcoming GiveBack DC events & opportunities!


Ab Emam

Ab Emam

Managing Director

An experienced digital entrepreneur, Ab spearheads the creative and technical strategies at WDG, The Web Development Group, including research, user experience, visual design, and technology. Ab can be contacted directly at [email protected]

Dario Tadic

Dario Tadic

Creative Director

The visionary behind our clients’ digital experiences, Dario blends his skills and experience in UX with visual acumen to deliver stunning, user-friendly solutions.

Homiera Emam

Homiera Emam

Director of Client Services

From start to finish, Homiera works closely with clients and project managers to define goals, establish project scope, and determine important milestones. She ensures thoughtful ideas translate into concrete deliverables.

Doug Axelrod

Doug Axelrod

Technical Lead

With a diverse background and over a decade of experience with agency and government contracting development companies, Doug is responsible for the overall quality and scalability of the products we release for our clients.

Vajaah Parker

Vajaah Parker

Director of Digital Strategy

A strategist and web developer, Vajaah uses her aptitude in front-end development, CMS integration, and user experience for clients to create intuitively navigable and purposeful digital solutions.

Careers at WDG

A job is not just a job at WDG. It’s an opportunity to learn and teach others what you know. It’s about becoming an integral part of our enthusiastic digital team.

Internships at WDG

We give you real life experience through our clients’ digital challenges. An internship at WDG means working closely with your teammates and having access to Team Leaders to understand problems and learn how to solve them.