MerNel’s CEO wearing a Chico Estiva Creation during the Launch of the Rising Tigers Magazine

March 22, 2022, MerNel’s Food Corp., CEO- Merle Balicao, and Ms. Carmela Balicao as MerNel’s young CEO have were included in the TOP 50 RISING TIGERS- Nation Builders in Asia during the launch of Rising Tigers Magazine at the Hyatt Hotel Manila. A Business and High-Profile Lifestyle Magazine under Asia Leaders Awards. At the said event Merle and Carmela grazed the event wearing a Chico Estiva Atelier Creation. Merle is wearing a Fully Beaded Red modern Filipiniana Gown that makes her really look sophisticated and fashionable that night while Carmela wore a gold Serpentina gown that is bejeweled with beads and rime stones that emphasized her beauty and style.

Chico Estiva continues to remain true to its original vision — that of making a borderless world where wearing elegant gowns is both easy and affordable. He also introduced gowns for every special occasion not just in San Pablo City, Laguna but also for the National and International Pageantry World. He also offers personalized gowns, and customized styles for clients who wish to have their own design, and maintains the highest quality, guaranteeing value for money, and unforgettable experiences.
Chico Estiva Atelier is the only fashion business that emphasizes the latest trends, offers great beauty and style in San Pablo City, Laguna, Philippines and provides glamorous hair and make-up services, as well as digital photography.

Chico Estiva has been independent and has established itself as an authority on fashion, lifestyle, and trends. He is updated, informative, glamorous, and sexy.

– Ronald T. Calibo


Rising Tigers 2nd Anniversary: “We are not just a Publishing Company, but a community of leaders that bring people together.” Andria Terese Nicolas, VP of Tag Media Group

On April 18, 2024 – The most distributed Business and Lifestyle Magazine in the Philippines, Rising Tigers Magazine, Celebrated its 2nd Anniversary along with Ambassadors, Public Officials, Emerging Leaders, and Business Tycoons. The event was exclusively held at Manila House BGC, the ceremony started with opening remarks led by Consul David Ackerman sharing to all […]