About Ariana

Often called America’s Mojo Maven, Ariana Ayu helps businesses grow and succeed with strategic consulting that brings more of their “IT factor” to life. She is a celebrated business and marketing strategist, interpersonal expert, international speaker, executive coach, and entrepreneur. Author of “The Magic of Mojo” series and the column “Business Mojo” on Inc.com, Ariana guides individuals on a step-by-step path to achieve both success and happiness – without sacrificing one for the other. Ariana was named Woman of the Year by the National Association of Professional Women “for outstanding excellence and dedication to her profession and the achievement of women.”

Ariana earned her Masters degree at the University of Edinburgh in Scotland (2010), and has worked as a high-level executive and board member for a multi-million dollar consulting company as well as working for and with companies ranging from 1 person to over 10,000. Her first business (started in 2000) was a holistic wellness center, and she is a licensed RN (since 2008), Integrative Nurse Coach (graduated from the Integrative Nurse Coach Association training program, Jan. 2012), and Certified Holistic Health Coach (graduated from the Institute of Integrative Nutrition, Dec. 2012). A serial entrepreneur, Ariana has mentored with several very successful global businesswomen, and is constantly studying best practices and emerging trends in entrepreneurship and business.

Along with a cover appearance on Savvy Biz Woman magazine, Ariana’s press includes interviews and articles in USA Today, International Business Times, ABC, CBS, CBS Money Watch, the CW, Eyewitness News, FOX, NBC, the World’s Luxury Guide, MoneyShow.com, and Hollywood Industry among others.

Ariana is a former executive board member for the National Women’s Political Caucus (NWPC) and a member/ supporter of many organizations focusing on positive societal change and the advancement of women.  Her philosophy is that your business should help you “earn more, live luxuriously, and be profoundly fulfilled.”

Ariana is known for walking her talk and being living proof that success and happiness are NOT mutually exclusive. More information about Ariana’s work can be found at www.Ayutopia.com.