Our all women team is enthusiastic in its commitment to creating events driven by strategy and built on experience. Each strategist, designer and producer provides invaluable input and works with a singular focus on delivering our clients with unmatched services and value. We are a multi-lingual, resourceful and flexible team with a shared passion for flawless delivery.
Founder & CEO
Yoadan Tilahun is the founder and managing director of Flawless Events. In 2004, she started Flawless Eventsin the Greater Washington Metropolitan Area, USA alongside her work in international sales and business development.Her invaluable experience and contribution in the corporate sector reinforced her approach of result-oriented strategy and precision which grew the company’s clientele.
In 2008, Yoadan moved the company to Ethiopia in recognition of the potential and opportunities in the flourishing diplomatic capital of Africa, home to a growing number of international conventions, events and forums. Flawless Events increasingly became recognized for its organizational excellence among the international development, private and government sectors. Her vision continues to grow with plans to further improve regional industry standards and expand services to other countries.
Yoadan leads Flawless Events with a keen eye for design and detail and a passion for flawless delivery. Yoadan is an enthusiastic advocate for professionalizing the MICE industry in East Africa. She is also an active member of the International Congress & Convention Association (ICCA). Yoadan serves as the president of the Ethiopian Events & Exhibition Organizers Association. She holds a MBA in International Business and is fluent in Amharic, English and French.
Our founder has been featured in a series of articles, click on the titles to read:
How We Made it in Africa | “Learn from the Stories of 25 Entrepreneurs who’ve built Thriving Businesses”
UNDP Ethiopia | “Global Entrepreneurship Week 2018 - Seasoned Entrepreneur of the Year”
She Leads Africa | "Yoadan Tilahun: Nothing Gives You More Credibility than the Quality of Your Work "
Forbes Afrique | "Yoadan Tilahun, l’événementiel se libère”
Association of Women in Business (AWiB) | “A Bold Leader Who Turned Her Passion into Business”