THE A, is a premiere boutique event Staffing and Production Company based in McLean, VA and organizers of RED TiE DC, a series of event mixers that spotlight selected non-profits where all proceeds go to support chosen non-profits. These cause-focused networking events allow attendees to connect, build their business or profession, and support a great cause, all while having a great time making new ties. Founded by business visionary, Abla Doku, THE A specializes in community and business promotions, event planning and staffing. Abla has been organizing successful events for more than 10 years. THE A’S mission is to create events that cause each participant, including hosts, to feel like a special guest. THE A plans, stages, organizes and staffs corporate, non-profit, community, group and private events. Organizations the company has spearheaded events for include the Chamber of Commerce and Girl Scouts among others.