Press Releases

PRINT MEDIA HIGHLIGHTS:


1984 – 1990
Feature stories in the Rocky Mountain News and Denver Post regarding the
bookstore, owner and authors.

1991
Feature story in Essence magazine with my daughter Linda entitled “Coming Out”
and subsequent stories in Essence regarding the bookstore

1994
New York Times and Newsweek articles regarding taking donated books to Soweto,
South Africa

1995
“Executive Female”, article entitled, “The Ultimate Corporate Makeover”

1997
Hue-Man Bookstore referenced in “Sister CEO” by Cheryl Broussard

2001
“Sisterfriends” – Potraits of Sisterly Love, by Michelle V. Agins, Chapter entitled “The Villarosa Sisters: Mothersister and Sistermom”.

2003
Mention in “What Keeps Me Standing” by Dennis Kinbro as a contributor.

Featured in “Spirit of Harlem” by Craig Marberry and Michael Cunningham, Doubleday Publishers

2007
Featured in “Jewels: 50 Phenomenal Black Women Over 50″ by Michael Cunningham and Connie Brisco, Little Brown Publishers

2009
Recipient of the Black Women Enterprise Black Rose Entrepreneurial Award