Mavian Arocha-Rowe

Mavian Arocha-Rowe is known as an asset to the business and communications industry. As the founding editor for CHISPA, which successfully launch at the end of July 2014 at the National Women’s Survivors Convention, Arocha-Rowe is motivating, coaching, and advocating “your authenticity should be your strategy,” for all women, regardless of their season and roles. Her chispa is evident within all she does, including her clients like Organic Spa Magazine, PINK, and Pevonia who enjoy the fruits of her labor. Aside from leading editorial teams, she specializes in building her clients’ business via social media, digital marketing, public relations efforts, and more; plus, guarantees each marketing effort is aligned with vision, mission, ambition, and brand strategy. She has served as editor-in-chief for five publications and for the past 15 years, has directed multiple art and marketing departments as creative director and brand manager. What supersedes all of these great accomplishments and past career endeavors is her new role as wife and mother living in Atlanta. She has a vibrant, warm, and giving soul and is busy working on the formula for balance: wife, mother, daughter, sister, mompreneur, marketer, business coach, cook, writer, interior decorator, and the list goes on. Challenging herself to discover and bravely pursue the calling for her life, Arocha-Rowe hopes throughout this journey she helps other women, and businesswomen discover and pursue their life’s assignment.

Living With Lipedema

Summer 2017_Chispa Magazine - Lipedema Cover Story-Stacy Ann Gross

After receiving the diagnosis of Lipedema, all heads turn to the Internet for the glory answers of what, how, and the why. And of course, who else? You view minimal reporting from doctors and remind yourself, “That’s probably why my family doctor thought I had painful cellulite.” Yes, you are shocked, and agree to never…

The Incredible Rise Of The Mompreneur

How To Build A Home Befitting The Modern Mompreneur-Chispa Magazine

There is no surprise that not many new moms want to go back to the office straight after giving birth. But for many, they are forced back to work because of the extortionate costs of childcare. Thankfully, though, some moms have come up with a great solution—become a mompreneur! So, what exactly is a mompreneur?…

Why All This Pain? Decrum’s Disease… Who Are You?

decrum's disease-chispa Magazine

Calling all caring physicians—Dercum’s Disease is an extremely rare disorder characterized by multiple, painful fatty tissue, also know as lipomas—patients need help and they’re desperately seeking you. These painful growths can appear on the trunk, the upper arms, the upper legs, and they’re like angry critters just below the skin. Sometimes severe, the pain can even take…

Don’t Bother Packing These On Moving Day

Five Practical Tips To Make Moving House Easier-Chispa Magazine

We know that moving away from a familiar neighborhood, close friends or a job that you love is tough. No one wants to pack their entire life into small cardboard boxes, but whether you’re moving just a few miles away or out of state you need to make sure some things travel with you! Precious…