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Mariko Bennett

COCO B. Productions
Founder
Mariko Bennett is founder of COCO B. Productions, a strategic consulting firm based in in the nation’s capital.
As a corporate and political affairs leader she helps Fortune 500 companies navigate Washington, DC’s inner circles and get results in the chambers of Congress.

Representing Fortune 500 companies on Capitol Hill and in the private sector, Mariko has managed political action committees, led communications and outreach initiatives, directed grassroots advocacy programs, and developed effective inclusion and diversity engagement strategies. Through this experience, she mastered critical capabilities, including large scale event planning, national and international strategic partnership development, coalition building, stakeholder engagement and relationship management.

Currently Mariko serves on the Corporate Advisory Council for the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Inc, developing the next generation of leaders, informing policy, and educating the public. She is also a chartering member of the Metropolitan Washington, DC Chapter of the National Coalition of 100 Black Women, Inc where she serves as the 2nd Vice President of Finance and Fund Development. Additionally, Mariko serves as the National Public Policy Chair for the National Coalition of 100 Black Women.
Mariko enjoys spending time with her husband Randy and three children Christian, Ethan, and McKenzie.