Description:CONTESTANTS NAMED FOR 2012 TCI TOP MODEL CONTEST
WINNER TO RECEIVE OVER TEN THOUSAND DOLLARS IN CASH & PRIZES
PROVIDENCIALES, Turks and Caicos Islands; Tuesday, April 3rd, 2012 – Out of twenty-eight, only ten will compete. The names of the ten young ladies that will vie to become the 2012 TCI Top Model Contest winner are as follows:
1. Trinee Bethell
2. Wahanda Registre
3. Frenica Williams
4. Aaliyha Bain
5. Taciana Bin-Amie
6. Lashanda Adams
7. Sheldlene Pubien
8. Breanna Johnson
9. Vielka Salvador
10. Vernessa Forbes
This hotly anticipated event is expected be more extravagant than before, with over ten thousand dollars (USD$10,000.00) in cash and prizes going to the winner, with press and publicity being immeasurable. The most coveted prize for the 2012 TCI Top Model Contest winner is being named Digicel TCI Brand Ambassador for a year. The TCI Top Model will appear in all local television, print and billboard advertising campaigns, as well as making appearances at Digicel TCI events throughout her reign.
Additionally, the TCI Top Model winner will also be a cover model and appear in an editorial spread of the 2012 Summer Times of the Islands magazine and have a profile page their sister publication – Destination: Turks & Caicos 2013, along with appearing in the 2013 Discover: Turks & Caicos Islands magazine, among many other national and international publications.
As part of her prize package, the 2012 TCI Top Model will receive a post-paid Digicel TCI cellular phone for a year, round trip ticket to New York, USD$500.00 FirstCaribbean International Bank Savings account, weekend get-away to Parrot Cay, gift certificate to Spa Sanay, gift certificate from Jai’s, dinner for two to Gracie’s Cottage, one month’s membership to Rock It Hot Fitness, gift certificate from Wish Boutique, and a photoshoot with Brilliant by Tropical Imaging Ltd.
There will also a be a bevy of cash prizes and awards for contestants that place second and third runner’s up, along with consolation prizes for: industry readiness, best runway walk, best body, model’s portfolio folder, fashion forward, Radio Turks & Caicos (RTC) viewers choice award and the Facebook ‘like’ award. (The complete lists of prizes are below.)
On Saturday, April 14th the ten contestants will debut at our launch event - Infiniti Catwalk - being held at The Somerset Resort Infinity Pool, on Providenciales at 3PM. This year’s event will feature international designer Oyuna – who will showcase her 2012 Spring/Summer collection on the contestants. Infiniti Catwalk is expected to be a fabulous start to Carnivaé: Culture. Music. Fashion!
The actual TCI Top Model Contest will be held at the Williams Auditorium in Providenciales on Saturday, May 12th - seeing to the catwalk competition, guest appearances by Ashley Smith, 2010 TCI Top Model and Davia Chambers, 2009 TCI Supermodel, along with the Bowen Dance Academy, Leeward Heights, Mike Dizzo and other noted entertainers.
For more information call 649.347.7261 or visit www.tcitopmodel.com
DATE: 11 Sep 2012The Eye of the TCI Turks and Caicos News,Turks and Caicos Blog
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