Meet The Founder

bla Doku is an events and marketing professional whose expertise and passion has seen her create some of the most breath taking event settings for her clients. In 2012 she took her love of bringing people together to celebrate their wonderful moments and added her creative flair and founded The A, a boutique premiere event planning and staffing firm located in McLean/Tysons corridor that serve businesses. The visionary has since transitioned the firm to connect businesses serving the bridal community with their ideal clients through live experiential events, The A Bridal Show ( and magazine publication, The A Bridal Magazine.

Reaching out to her community through her work through RED TiE DC, the charitable arm of The A, she is also the creator of RED TiE DC, a series of event mixers that spotlight selected non-profits where all proceeds go to support chosen non-profits. She beams a spotlight on the wonderful work of non-profit organizations supporting them with the assistance of her priceless and mutually beneficial connections with other businesses.

Renowned for going out of her way to making her clients feel like family, she’s a natural organizer with a knack for negotiation that help build mutual beneficial relationships with other businesses.

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