LAREDO, TX (KGNS) - The City of Laredo Mayor Raul G. Salinas welcomed Laredoan Phoebe Marie, a recognized and award-winning Tejano singer.
Marie was recently named the new spokesperson for the fashion company Melrose Family Fashions. The company, which is based out of San Antonio, operates fashion retail stores in Texas, New Mexico, Arizona, California and Nevada.
Phoebe will be partnered with Melrose for mutual promotion through appearances at grand openings for stores, special events and concerts, with her wardrobe for her performances being provided by the store. The singer will have the potential of getting her own clothing and fragrance line in the future.
Her talent and stage presence has been winning her awards since the year 2001, including the Best of Texas Music Awards in Beaumont, Texas “Modern Vocalist and Karaoke Pop Entertainer” in 2002 and the Mexico Intermodel Y Talentos de Mexico “Best of All Award 1st Place” in 2005. She has even performed for Governor of Texas Rick Perry, receiving a recognition from him, as well.