FIVE QUESTIONS IN FIVE MINUTES: TAMARA HOUSTON
Hills Penthouse member, Tamara Houston, is a Founder and CEO of ICON MANN. Media and consulting enterprise that empowers prominent black man in business, entertainment, politics or arts and uses their platforms to evoke social change. We sat down with Tamara to ask five questions about her professional and personal life.
Q: ICON MANN was founded back in 2013. What was your inspiration to start this business and what has changed since?
A: Yes, I had been in London the year prior enjoying the anonymity of the city when the desire to create a peer to peer lifestyle and heritage development company committed to positively transforming the dialogue and imaging of Black males cames to me. I understand our audience more and how my unique perspective can elevate them.
Q: What is the vision behind your enterprise?
A: To positively change the narrative and reimaging of black males of the African Diaspora.
Q: What do you enjoy most about your business?
A: Creating a lane for one of the things that I value most, and seeing how well it is received.
Q: You are a busy entrepreneur, is there any time left for yourself?
A: Time for self must be created. It is important to prioritize oneself with the same level of attention as a highly anticipated meeting.
Q: What is your favorite time of the day?
A: Sunset and Twilight.