about us

Hi There! We are Maliquea and D'Andre' Starnes, the owners of Starnes & Co. LLC, a creative consulting agency located in Winston Salem, NC. We believe that Creative Business Owners have very unique business needs and we make it our top priority to meet our clients exactly where they are in their life and business. Our clients work from anywhere, and so do we. We provide services virtually, and as long as there's wifi and a laptop we'll be there to help you grow and thrive in your business. Our services come from the heart of two creative business owners that know the power of strategy, systems, and financial planning.

Maliquea Starnes, originally a Virginia native relocated to North Carolina in 2015. She has a corporate background in financial services, and transitioned into the Events Industry in February 2016 after receiving her Wedding Planning certification. Since the start of her Event Management company, Starnes & Co. Event Planning, Maliquea has coordinated over 25 weddings and is now the owner of a local Wedding Venue with her husband D'Andre. Her experience in the creative business industry has allowed her the opportunity to provide a unique perspective to Business Strategy and the System Implementation needed to run a successful business.


D'Andre' Starnes, is Winston Salem born and raised. He is a Wake Forest Univeristy graduate, a Double Deac" with a Bachelor of Science in Finance (2015) and a Master's of Science in Accountancy (2016). As of August 2017, D'Andre became a licensed Certified Public Accountant (CPA) in the state of North Carolina. D'Andre's wealth of experience in the Wake Forest School of Business has allowed him to develop the accumen neccesary to run a successful business. Aditionally, D'andre's time in the public accounting industry has provided him with the experience of working with many large companies and developing a deep understanding of the key performance indicators needed to run a successful business.