Key Team Members

Far and away the best prize that life has to offer is the chance to work hard at work worth doing ~ Theodore Roosevelt 



Ayad K. Maher - Cofounder

Ayad is the driver behind Monroe Blvd and 421Store; his inspiration came from observing the growing of paraphernalia market, the type of solutions available, and the new type of customers emerging after the legalization initiatives in the U.S. He received his MBA degree at the University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona. He is an avid Tweeter and one great conversationalist. Ayad also enjoys nature, music, and traveling and never says no to Mexican food.

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Rummy B. - Cofounder

Rummy is the Chief Operating Officer at Monroe Blvd and 421Store. She is an avid long-distance backpacker, health and fitness junkie, and creative brainstormer. She has credentials in practical theology, massage therapy, and physical therapy assisting.

She lives in Richmond, VA with her beloved rescue dog and Green Cheek Conure.


Yildrim Y. - Advisor

Yildrim is a designer based in Washington DC. He has been involved in programs at Yeditepe University, AA School of Architecture, Porto Academy and University of Maryland School of Architecture.

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John S. - Principal Marketing Director

John is a D.C. based freelance marketing consultant for small and international businesses providing innovative strategy development, advanced social/digital media tactics, as well as brand awareness and company growth metrics. As an avid thinker, doer, and influencer, John strives to invent original campaigns and products to create an identifying mark in companies/businesses.

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