Mariya Bouraima, avid world traveler and mompreneur, is proud to be the Founder of Aveya Creative — the first boutique branding and marketing agency in the nation’s capital dedicated exclusively to entrepreneurs. Her mission? To transform ideas into top-of-mind brands. Core services at Aveya Creative are brand strategy, logos and taglines, pitch coaching and design; optimized copywriting, ad creative, press releases and social media management are also part of the mix. Mariya has led the growing team with endless enthusiasm to develop branding and marketing for entrepreneurs in diverse industries across the United States, including prominent tech startups at incubators such as 1776 in Washington DC and Y Combinator in San Francisco. Mariya loves to get involved in the startup community through writing for Tech Cocktail and WeWork Magazine, speaking at Modev conferences, mentoring at Lean Startup Machine and KickDC accelerator, hosting BrandNew roundtable discussions and teaching at General Assembly and Startup Institute.