theresa catanese is the director for the american beauty pageant in the indiana market. she has numerous stories out on her currently, 14wfie did a investigative report on her in her home town on the local news. she avoided the news media that was seeking answers about her inbezzlement of thousands of dollars paid by companies for promotional work she gets younge girls to do. they finally were able to reach her after she gave in and in turn made a false statement to the reporter.
to date there are several cases closed on her...the most recent case in the thousands theresa stole payroll meant to go to another advertizing company. in every other case of theft of payroll on an individual model, the judge ruled guilty in every case.
another story surfaced years ago from a news reporter of theresa selling consignment clothes and never delivering the money to the consignor. you can find all of the information of the coart hearings and details in the vanderburg co. courthourt. she has used many different names and alias' to opperate the same business under. theresa steele. theresa catanese. c taylor agency. cta event staffing. coricindas productions.
in a more recent case, a business owner in des moines iowa is discovering theresa also used her company name to collect business for her company. on rip off report you can find her under the alias' listed above. in all the reports are interesting details, facts and stories suffered by former models hired by her. her track record of deception is long, so it will take time researching all the reports but none the less useful!! also, you can find reports on her in a beauty pageant forum...many models she refused to pay "cried out" on this website in hopes people would hear them and offer the best advice and direction. she remains in business however, not much remaining.
for those unaware of her business practices, court rulings, and maliscious behaivor.......this is to inform you!!! do your homework!! cant see the president of the american beauty pageant fond of this behaivor! she will soon find out...her contact info can be found on the website for the american beauty pageant. the personal attacks on former pageant contestants is EXTREMELY interesting!!!! parents had to step in to stop the harrassment!!!! YEAH!!! believe it or not!!! not exactly pageant director material!!!! the personal attacks on models can also be found in rip off. many recieved disgusting,threatening,hate mail on myspace as well. SHAME SHAME THERESA, all in time though...she will be discovered.....COMPLETELY discovered!!! she snickers now at those fighting for justice....but they WILL have the final laugh....and just maby get their money AFTER ALL!!!
this,the c taylor agency,theresa catanese, like many, is a shady,unworthy,deceptive business owner......but probably not much longer!!
des moines, Iowa