Meet The Team

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Beau Biabani

Founder

Beau, a native Washingtonian, currently owns and manages companies across the hospitality, culinary, real estate, and transportation sectors. In 1992, he launched a transportation logistics company that has grown to be the exclusive partner of one of the world's largest global freight carriers for the tri-state area. Beau is also a full-time real estate investor. In 2000, he ventured into the hospitality sector as an owner of Zebra Lounge. His love for this sector has parlayed into the creation of many hospitality & nightlife venues, all developed, managed, and promoted by his most recent venture, The Babylon Group. 

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Saeed Younan

Music Director

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Favianna Tarsi

Operations Director

In addition to supporting The Babylon Group’s venue operations, Favianna leads operations for The Biabani Group, a real estate investment, land development, and property management company. Her previous career experience also includes Management Consulting at Atlas Research, Institutional Wealth Management at Morgan Stanley, and analytics with a focus on real estate and private equity at Strategic Investment Group, a boutique ultra-high-net-worth wealth management firm.

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Sami Tellawi

Nightlife & Development Manager

Sami’s nightlife career has taken him from Washington, D.C. to Los Angeles, Las Vegas, and Dubai. His previous experience includes VIP Host, Promotions Director,    VIP Manager, Mood Director, and Operations Manager with multiple notable companies including SBE Hospitality, Hakkasan Group, and Sekova Management.

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Saeed Younan

Music Director

Saeed is a recording artist, remix producer, world-class globe-trotting DJ, and head of his own record label, Younan Music. Some notable sets include EDC Las Vegas, Ultra Miami, Electric Forest, Escapade Canada, and the legendary closing of Space Ibiza Final Chapter. Saeed has headlined at prominent clubs in Ibiza, Egypt, Bulgaria, Dubai, Miami, Tokyo Amsterdam, Madrid, and Russia.

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Amjad Abualhawa

Twelve After Twelve General Manager

Amjad has spent over twelve years in DC's nightlife industry with experience ranging from Runner, Promotions, Floor Manager and General Manager before starting his own promotions company, with his brother, Hawa Events. 

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Stephenie Joslin

Events & Planning Manager

Stephenie has comprehensive hospitality experience working with different brands from Marriott, Ritz-Carlton, Hilton, and Le Meridien as well as other independent and boutique hotels. A jack of all trades and with a detail-oriented focus on problem resolution, guest relations, loyalty, and operations, Stephenie ensures all events are a success.  

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Melanie Claire

Executive Assistant

Currently studying Marketing and Operations Management at Catholic University, and with previous customer service experience, Melanie joins our team as an Intern to pursue her interest in the Hospitality industry.

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Pierre Kanna

VIP Chauffeur

Pierre Marie Nguena Kanna is from Cameroon. He has worked as a security guard at Decades Nightclub and as a driver before joining our team as VIP Chauffeur.

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Amin Abualhawa

Hospitality & Promotion Manager

With an extensive career in nightlife, Amin has had experience as a  Host/Floor Manager,  Head Promoter, Event Planner, and Hospitality/ Promotions Manager before starting his own promotions company with his brother, Hawa Events. Amin provides unique and memorable experiences for each event, start to finish.

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Lilly

Babylon's #1

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