Crystal Brown- Tatum is the President of her own PR company, Crystal Clear Communications. In addition, Crystal has appeared on several national television and radio shows including Oprah and Women’s Entertainment Television. Ebony magazine named our Shoe Queen a 2006 Top Bachelorette and she was a 2006 Women on the Move honoree with Texas Executive Women. Crystal’s company, Crystal Clear Communications, was a 2008 Pinnacle Award Finalist with the Houston Citizens Chamber of Commerce and an Emerging-10 Award Winner with the Houston Minority Business Council. Mrs. Brown-Tatum has been named a 2009 Blazing Star Award Winner by the Women’s Chamber of Commerce of Texas and the Houston Business Journal named her a 2009 40 under 40 award recipient. With all the awards and accolades Crystal has already received she is proud to now add Queen to the list. All Hail this week’s Shoe Queen!
FG: Who is the designer of your shoes and where did you purchase them?
CT: The designer is Steve Madden and they were purchased at a Steve Madden store in the Houston Galleria during the Sisters Network Breast Cancer Conference weekend.
FG: Why did you purchase them?
CT: Prior to being diagnosed with breast cancer in 2007, I would have never bought or wore pink high heels. Now that I proudly wear a pink ribbon often and embrace the color pink in general, these shoes remind me of my journey and make me feel beautiful and strong.
Finish these sentences with your own phrase…
FG: A good pair of stilettos makes you feel______________
CT: powerful and sexy!
FG: If we could walk a mile in your shoes_______________
CT: you would be barefoot!
FG: Stilettos are like____________everyone_________
CT: the President everyone either loves them or hates them!