HEY BOO HEY!!!
Everyday, fabulous things are developing as we prepare to bring thr blog to life with the TCFStyle Expo on August 8, 2015 in Atlanta, Georgia. Today, we are sharing some information that has us totally hyped! One of the plus size community’s most recognized and respected women will be hosting the TCFStyle Expo. That woman is none other than the hostess with the absolute most, Chenese Lewis.
Chenese Lewis is known and loved around the world for her voice as a positive body image and self-esteem advocate. She is the epitome of a sophisticated woman, entrepreneur, and entertainer who has gained international attention as a highly sought-after keynote speaker and expert commentator.
In 2003, Chenese made history as the first woman crowned Miss Plus America. That title gave her career momentum in the plus size market. Chenese has since worked with various plus-size brands in different capacities. She has modeled for the national chain Torrid and was the Coast-to-Coast Curves Spokesperson for Ashley Stewart. In addition, she is an in demand host for plus-size fashion shows and events. Chenese has hosted large-scale fashion events during LA Fashion Week and she travels abroad every summer to St. Croix to host the main event at FashionLinkVI Fashion Weekend. A guru in the plus industry, Chenese has appeared as an expert on Dr. Phil, Huffington Post Live, and quoted in USA Today. Ebony.com stated that Chenese is “integral in laying the foundation for plus size fashion!
In addition to fashion, Chenese is also a trailblazer in the radio field. In 2008 she introduced PLUS Model Radio, the #1 podcast for plus-size women, which she served as host for five years, before renaming her podcast The Chenese Lewis Show. Her podcast features in-depth interviews for curvy women including up-close and personal conversations with a wide range of industry experts. Chenese was accepted to participate on Radio Row for the Essence Music Festival, the largest African-American music and culture event in the U.S. attracting an estimated 400,000 attendees.
Honestly, I could write all day about how amazing Chenese is and all of the contributions she has made and accolades she has received. However, I encourage you to come out and experience this great woman for yourself. To read more about Chenese, please visit CheneseLewis.com!