Mutya Pilipinas 2019 is pleased to announce that a new title will be added to it’s lists of international titles. The announcement was made during a press conference held last Monday, July 8, at the Garcia-Quirino Ballroom of The Ascott Hotel in Makati.
Present were Mutya Pilipinas President Ms. Cory Quirino, MP Chairman Mr. Fred Yuzon and Ms. Anna Sideco, President of PMAP, where they also signed a memorandum of agreement for the said big event and collaboration.
40 aspiring candidates from the Philippines and overseas communities in the USA, Europe, Canada, the Middle East, United Kingdom and Australia will vie for the titles of:
*Mutya Pilipinas 2019 -Miss Asia Pacific International *Mutya Pilipinas 2018 – Miss Tourism International *Mutya Pilipinas – Miss Tourism Queen of the Year International *World Top Model Philippines *Mutya Pilipinas 2019 – First Runner Up *Mutya Pilipinas 2019 – Second Runner Up
World Top Model Philippines, the newest title added to Mutya Pilipinas winners, will transform the national pageant into a hybrid competition and it welcomes aspiring models who wish to embark on a serious modelling career internationally.
World Top Model (WTM) was founded in Milan, Italy in 1990 by Mr. Fiore Tondi with the support of his friend Mr. Guido Dolci, owner/founder of MAJOR Models Management – one of the top 10 best Model management companies in the world and known for its well established connections in the international fashion industry.
prize of 200,000 Euro (US$ 225,260) is given to the winner of the World Top Model International competition and a guaranteed contract with MAJOR Models Management (offices in Milan, New York, Paris and New York Fashion Weeks. Famous fashion magazines have featured several MAJOR Models talents on their covers.
World Top Model Philippines will receive more than a sash (as is customary in modelling competition), but will also receive crown plus a career opportunity to be part of the international fashion industry as a professional international fashion model. The winner will compete in the World Top Model International final in Monte Carlo, Principality of Monaco in December 14, 2019.
Mutya Pilipinas Chairman Fred Yuson said that “These are exciting times for Mutya Pilipinas so you can expect more positive Changes in the future as it evolves.”
Ms. Cory Quirino, President of Mutya Pilipinas stated “There is a thin line between a model and a beauty queen. And we welcome all aspiring women who wish for success of the upcoming Mutya Pilipinas 2019 Coronation. In closing, Ms Quirino said that part of the rebranding of Mutya Pilipinas will have it’s theme and official hashtag #SaanKaMutya.
Fiore Tondi, the President and Founder of World Top Model, said that he ” welcomes the participation of the Philippines and congratulations on joining the WTM family. He will be flying to Manila to judge in the 51st Coronation Night of Mutya Pilipinas on August 18, 2019 at the Mall of Asia Arena to be broadcast live on ABS-CBN.