Meet Awa


Meet Awa Chery-Mbai, the creative mastermind behind A. Chery Events. Growing up in the tiniest country in mainland Africa, The Gambia and having travelled to 4 continents before the age of 10. Awa is very worldly and cultured and considered herself to be a global citizen. Taking inspirations from her travels to Hong Kong, China, London, Montreal, New York and Ethiopia and the world around her, helps her to craft timeless event settings.


The juxtaposition of detailed logistics, experiential approach to design and innovative aesthetics is what sets her and her team apart to create the ultimate luxury experiences for our clients. She has an impeccable eye for luxurious designs, coupled with her passion for working with her hands, this translates into the events she plans and designs. With her autobiographical memory,  she pays attention to every little detail and helps showcase the clients’ uniqueness in each event she creates. Being someone who always strives for perfection and excellence in everything she does, Awa has Certifications from The Canadian Institute of Floral Design, The Institute of Wedding and Event Design and the Wedding Planners Institute of Canada in addition to her background in biochemistry and pharmacy.

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We are connoisseurs of luxury experiences. We are A. Chery Events.