Have you been to a virtual pageant conference before?Well, a FREE CONFERENCE is happening on Saturday APRIL 11th from 10 AM EST!!!!We have 5 heavy industry leaders that will provide a word of advice and encourage for the pageant community.Trust me… YOU DON’T WANT TO MISS IT!It is not your typical conference. It is international and we are ready to help #CrownsUnite!Are you?Reserve your spot by signing up today! Share the flyer on your social media platforms as well! The more crowns, the better!!We can’t wait to see you there!!Get Tickets To “Crowns Unite” A Virtual Conference With Beauty Queens And Industry Leaders.
#CrownsUnite2020 Speakers List
Nanette’s topic is: So You Want to Win? Do Your Research!
A graduate of the prestigious educational institutes New York University and University of Massachusetts at Amherst, Nanette holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Special Education and a Master’s Degree in Educational Administration. She is a former New York Police Officer, retired elementary school principal, a renowned pageant coach, the Co-Owner of the Miss Plus World Pageant and a three- time published author.With a pageant journey that spans across four decades, Nanette has held numerous local, state and national titles, including but not limited to Miss Black Teenage New York, Miss Single New York, Miss Greater New York USA, Miss Suffolk County America, Miss Manhattan USA, Ms. Plus America Woman, Ms. American Elegance Lady and Ms. U.S. Sophisticate Classic Woman, to name a few.Through her company, Pageants Unlimited Plus, Nanette has produced numerous finalists and titleholders in several systems including the Miss USA, National American Miss, Plus America, All World Beauties, National American Miss, International Junior Miss and American Elegance Systems, among others. Her stellar pageant coaching record has earned her the nickname, “The Queenmaker”.
Charity’s topic is: Hey Queen! Your Voice Matters!
Charity Cramer, “Queen C”, graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Management Information Systems (MIS) with a Operations Management concentration. As a college student she started CelebMi, an affordable jewelry company specifically for pageant women while mentoring E-Commerce platform entrepreneurs to grow their businesses to over six figures in a year. She is an experienced small business consultant, business systems analyst, independent website developer and course creator. With over 5 years of experience in corporate america within credit risk, marketing and business intelligence, Charity was able to apply the knowledge learned from her MIS degree. Outside of the business realm Charity has an extensive background in the performing arts. Charity went to an arts school for seven years studying musical theater, dance and vocal. She learned to sing songs in over 8 languages and perform and produced shows with over 1,000 people in attendance for each. During her performance career, she had the opportunity to model for magazine cover pages, perform in plays like HairSpray, Cats, The Producers, Little Women and in NY had the opportunity to audition for off-Broadway musicals like “In The Heights”. Charity’s passion for the arts ultimately drove her to compete in pageants, along with her passion to gain scholarships money for college. This interest, turned into over seven years of experience competing in the Miss America holding four titles and making top 10, Miss USA making top 5 for the state of DE and Miss United States where she represented Delaware at the nationals. As a Pageant Competitor, charity was able to advocate for women empowerment, mentor of 50 girls and raise over $10000 for her favorite non-profits. Her passion to serve, advocate for others and women empowerment, turned into the establishment of Society of Pageant Women LLC in February of 2019.Society of Pageant Women LLC, is an ethics based professional networking organization for pageant women and women who could use the confidence building tactics, learned in pageantry, to grow personally and professionally. Charity is now the founder and CEO of that organization and she is combining her experience with e-Commerce and consulting to grow her networking organization and help people create a life for themselves. She now manages a podcast, The QueenC Network and is establishing her first two networking chapters on the East Coast after a year of establishment. She created the first alliance within the pageant industry where she was able to combine audiences of a million plus followers and prove that women can work together to help each other succeed. SHE IS ALSO THE SPONSOR OF THIS EVENT
Erial’s topic is: Branding Your Reign and Beyond
Erial Ramsey, “The Dream Queen”, is an author, marketing & brand expert, entrepreneur and former college instructor.Erial is the owner of Nimiety Holdings, the parent company of many brands, including her longest running business, Imperial1002.Imperial1002 (ten-oh-two), a graphic design & marketing company, which she started in 2005 (formerly Metamorphosis Graphic Design Services). The company focuses on marketing design solutions for both print, web & social media. Currently serving as Creative Director, Erial has genuine heart for helping people succeed. For over 15 years she has served as a coach and consultant to many starting their own businesses.She is also the owner and buyer for her jewelry & accessories company, e.dele. SHE IS ALSO THE CO-SPONSOR OF THIS EVENT
Mallory B. Richardson
Mallory’s topic is: Pageant Queen to Fashion Icon
Mallory B. Richardson was raised Rocky Mount, NC is a graduate of NC State University. She has established her career and adult life in Raleigh, NC in financial services and administrative support. Mallory knew early on she was destined to be a self-starter, influencer and entrepreneur as her blood lines both extend to business owners, which see the world a little differently. Her eagerness to develop a career in fashion stemmed from her love of clothing styling. This ambitious young woman created The Doll House in 2014, recently re-branded as Platform (July 2018),pursuing her dream as a fashion stylist andexploring her philanthropic goals by recently creating Beaucoup, Raleigh's premiere Plus Size nonprofit support network for career development, wellness and service. Mallory created this organization following her participation in the 2015 1st Annual Ms. Full Figured NC where she was awarded Ms. Congeniality. She additionally earned First Runner up int he Ms. Indian North Carolina Pageant in 2010 and 2011. Her fun-loving spirit, determined mindset and care for her community and the fashion world motivate her to seek new height in her career.She was named the 2017 Face of Full Figured Fashion Week, April 2017 after submitting a video to be judged by industry professionals. Serving in this illustrious role, Mallory had the opportunity to meet bloggers, models, designers and influencers from around the world, while hosting events, engaging FFFW attendees and promoting the brand rigorously via social media posts, shares, videos and viral snippets during events. This was just one of the many accomplishments for Mallory in 2017. Birth of an Empire (2016) was her firstfashion production in celebration of her milestone birthday. April 1, 2017 she continued that effort by hosting North Carolina’s Plus Fashion week entitled Crusade of Curves. This event boasted nearly 200 in attendance during this three-day event. In addition, Mallory was invited to participate in her first international showcase for Malia Indio’s Toronto Plus Size Fashion Show in July. This is has been a world-wind of a year for her career in Fashion production, Runway, Print, and Spokes modeling, not to mention her leadership and influence in charitable efforts on behalf of Beaucoup.
Larissa’s topic is: Navigating Public Relations Around Your Platform
Larissa has been in public relations and marketing in the entertainment and political industries for over 20 years. She currently is the marketing director for a large arena in Washington State where she works with entertainers such as Cher, Camila Cabello, and Serena Williams. She previously owned her own PR firm working with entertainers and politicians all over the world. Larissa was the publisher and editor of MODE Magazine, the Northwest’s first fashion magazine. She grew the publication to 75,000 monthly readers with the help of so many in the Seattle community passionate about fashion and beauty.Larissa began competing in 2012. She then started directing a Miss America local for few years before starting her PR company. She has also been a judge to pageants all over the United States as well as a sponsor through her magazine. She is currently the Washington State Chapter President of Society of Pageant Women. She does all of this while balancing life with a supportive husband and three active teenagers. SHE IS ALSO A REGISTERED SOPW MEMBER
Crystal’s topic is: The Importance of Appearances and Service work as a Queen
Crystal Cavey is your current Mrs Galaxy 2020 and loves the Galaxy and Belleza Latina International Pageant Systems and is a cross over winning both the Ms Belleza Latina International 2018 title as well as the Mrs Galaxy 2020 title-and is so excited to share this journey with her husband Billy and both children Tori and Raymond. Crystal has been in the Belleza Latina and Galaxy Pageant systems as Ms Illinois Belleza Latina 2017, Ms Belleza Latina International 2018, Mrs Latina Galaxy 2019 She was also Mrs Illinois America and Top 15 at Mrs America 2016 as well as America’s Ultimate Queen, Mrs Royalty International and US National Miss!! She’s made over 600 appearances in 6 years! Some of her favorite hobbies are running, exercise, having coffee with close friends and traveling anywhere and everywhere warm with her family of four. Crystal loves fashion, fitness and having fun being herself!! Her Latina culture is so important to her and her family is her #1 priority!!