Roxana, derived from the Greek Rhōxanē, holds significant historical and cultural meanings. It was the name of Alexander the Great's wife, and in Persian, it translates to "bright star." Similarly, in Kurdish (Roj-an) and Avesta (Rowc), it signifies brightness, the sun, sunlight, sun god, and day.
The Spanish phrase "dar a luz" directly translates to "give the light," aligning with the etymology and connotations of Roxana. It symbolizes the dawn, brightness, and the first light. Unsurprisingly, Roxana is dedicated to illuminating new beginnings and fostering creative thinking.
She possesses a deep understanding of energy and vibration, living by the Law of Attraction that states, "what you think about, you bring about." Her core philosophy revolves around resonating with the vibration of one's desires to manifest their dream life. Through resonance, she attracts people, situations, and circumstances into her life, firmly believing that mindset shapes one's evolution.
Roxana is a thought leader, influencer, visionary, motivational speaker, and ascended entrepreneur, driven by her passion for expanding mass consciousness and helping others discover their life's purpose.
She founded Laptop Freedom Experts, an online digital education platform aimed at providing solutions for entrepreneurs seeking freedom lifestyle businesses.
Furthermore, Roxana is an accomplished real estate Broker with Sotheby's International Realty in Greenwich, Connecticut. Over the past two decades, she has excelled in coaching, mentoring, recruitment, management, and has received numerous accolades. Her guidance has enabled numerous professionals to achieve their goals.
In recognition of her outreach and volunteer work, Roxana was honored with the Connecticut Association of Realtors Good Neighbor Award in 2005. Her dedication to making a difference extends beyond borders.
Roxana's career trajectory includes her role as a former trader at Phibro-Salomon, Inc., a prominent multinational trading conglomerate in the 1980s. Remarkably, she became the youngest female trader in the company at the age of 23.
She served as the Team Leader for the Latin American and European steel departments in New York City and Amsterdam, gaining valuable experience and igniting her interest in day trading.
Her responsibilities at Phibro-Salomon, Inc. encompassed risk management, hedging currencies, counter trading, and maintaining relationships with international banks to ensure timely issuance of Letters of Credit.
Starting in the commodities division at Philipp Brothers, she oversaw logistical operations, such as chartering ships, contracting freight forwarders, and calculating lay-times to optimize loading schedules and prevent demurrage.
In 2003, Roxana founded Volunteers on Call, Inc., a humanitarian NGO based in Greenwich, Connecticut. The organization's mission: to raise public awareness about the value of volunteering and provide opportunities for short-term service to impoverished and homeless populations.
Roxana's leadership led volunteer teams to various countries, including Rwanda, Kenya, Peru, Costa Rica, and the Caribbean. Volunteers on Call provided relief supplies in the aftermath of natural disasters such as the Indian Ocean tsunami in 2004 and hurricanes Rita and Katrina in the U.S. Gulf.
Roxana is a published author, with her book "Agapanthus Rising" released in the United States in 2014 and in Poland in 2017. She aspires to see her work adapted into a film someday.
Born in Lima, Peru, Roxana grew up immersed in a culture deeply rooted in spirituality, metaphysics, and ascension consciousness. She spent her formative years in Beverly Hills, California, and currently divides her time between France and the United States, residing in Greenwich, Connecticut, a New England coastal town located just 28 miles from New York City.
Together with her husband they raised two sons. They graduated from Georgetown, Northwestern, Brown, and Chicago Booth Universities, and both have achieved success in their respective careers in Los Angeles and Zurich.
Roxana, in particular, has an impressive travel history, having visited 45 countries on 5 continents. Many of these journeys were solo adventures. Aside from being fluent in English, she also speaks French and Spanish. Roxana's educational background includes attending Loyola Marymount University and Thunderbird School of Global Management (formerly known as the American School of International Management).
In terms of role models, Roxana looks up to a diverse range of individuals such as Steve Jobs, Nikola Tesla, Albert Einstein, Lawrence of Arabia, The Beatles, Mahatma Gandhi, Princess Diana, Mother Teresa, Jesus Christ, Paramahansa Yogananda, Og Mandino, Dr. Joe Dispenza, Gregg Braden, Dr. Bruce Lipton, Dean Graziosi, and most recently Matthew McConaughey.
She actively follows the teachings of Abraham Hicks and Wayne Dyer, while also dedicating herself to the study of Ashtanga yoga, metaphysics, and quantum physics. Roxana's adventurous spirit is evident in her pursuits, which include flying in gyroplanes, scuba diving, zip-lining, and para-sailing. She also enjoys drone photography, writing, and day trading, as well as indulging in foreign films and creating videos.
Furthermore, Ms. Bowgen has a background as a former lay minister and speaker in the United Methodist Church. During her time there, she served as the Chairperson of the Missions & Outreach Committee.
Given her interest in Eastern philosophies, Roxana has future plans to return to India and Nepal to deepen her studies in yoga and meditation.
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