MISS WORLD CANADA – PRESS RELEASE & INVITATION TO PRESS CONFERENCE

 Miss World Canada

MISS WORLD® CANADA

“Beauty with a Purpose”

Helping Children Worldwide

 PRESS RELEASE & INVITATION TO PRESS CONFERENCE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE / Vancouver, BC April 23, 2013

MAY 1st, 40 OF CANADA’S MOST BEAUTIFUL AND INTELLIGENT YOUNG WOMEN WILL BE ARRIVING IN VANCOUVER FOR A WEEK LONG CELEBRATION AND THE CHANCE TO BE CROWNED MISS WORLD® CANADA 2013 ON MAY 9TH AT THE RIVER ROCK CASINO RESORT IN RICHMOND.

MAY 2, PRESS CONFERENCE & WELCOME DINNER
AT SHANGRI-LA HOTEL

On behalf of Miss World® Canada, you are invited to our Official Press Conference on Thursday, May 2nd from 6:00pm to 7:00pm at the beautiful Shangri-La Hotel, (Conrad Room) at 1128 W Georgia Street, downtown Vancouver. Be the first to meet and interview this year’s delegates and learn about their humanitarian and philanthropic endeavors.

•           In attendance will be local VIP’s and special guests

•           Refreshments and complimentary parking will be provided for all media.

Immediately following the press conference, contestants will take part in an Etiquette Dinner hosted by International Fashion Stylist – Cynthia Pace and generously sponsored by Shangri-La Hotel. Etiquette is part of the Official Development Program for Miss World® Canada Delegates, aims to empower young women by helping build lifelong personal development skills while preparing them for their future careers as global ambassadors.

For the past six months the Miss World® Canada Delegates have been raising funds in their own communities. Their philanthropic initiatives will be benefiting Variety – The Children’s Charity. These impressive young women emulate beauty; brains and heart. Indeed…beauty with a purpose. They would love to share their humanitarianism, philanthropic endeavors and future goals with you. And your support as press, for Canada’s future ambassadors is needed.

The official preliminary competition ceremony will be held at the River Rock Resort Casino on May 8th from 3:00 to 7:00 pm. Official crowning takes please May 9th from 7:00 to 9:30 pm. Miss World® focuses on humanitarianism and philanthropy. Contestants will become world ambassadors and set a powerful example for other young women. Your support of Canada’s selection of next Ambassador to represent Canada at Miss World® in Jakarta, Indonesia this September 28 is greatly appreciated.

For additional information and to Register for the May 2nd Press Conference please e-mail: Sidney Holloway, Public Relations for Miss World® Canada at press@MissWorldCanada.com or for any interviews with the Chairman of Miss World Canada, call 778.986.5398.

We appreciate your support and look forward to seeing you on May 2nd at the Shangri-La Hotel.

Miss World® Canada Grand Crowning Gala

TICKETS ARE ON SALE NOW FOR MISS WORLD® 2013 CANADA!

Here is your personal invitation to this Beauty with a Purpose.

…:::A bit of the Miss World Canada history:::…

Miss World® Canada is the official Canadian preliminary to the internationally renowned Miss World® pageant. As one of the world’s top two pageants, Miss World ® continues to break records each and every year. The Miss World® pageant is the oldest and most annually watched televised show, topping even the Olympics in its ratings. It welcomes representatives from over 120 countries and has raised a global grand total of over $500 million dollars for charity. Please support this great cause and if you PURCHASE YOUR TICKETS THROUGH FRANCES HUI AT 604.781.1280 you will SAVE ON THE SERVICES CHARGES BUT THIS IS CASH ONLY or you may purchase them on-line through Ticket Master via credit card. ***Pricing at the bottom of this invite.

Please note that there are TWO days in which you can attend, details for dates and VIP tickets are at the bottom, please let me know which one you are interested in going to and I can accommodate:

WEDNESDAY, MAY 8, 2013 – Preliminary Competitions & Judging
Held at River Rock Casino Resort, Richmond, BC

THURSDAY, MAY 9, 2013 – Grand Crowning Gala
Held at River Rock Casino Resort, Richmond, BC

…:::This is why I’m involved:::…

The Miss World® pageant is unlike any other. Its focus is on humanitarianism and philanthropy. Contestants become world ambassadors. As ambassadors, they set a powerful example for our youthful audience about how to donate their time and energy to good causes. Our Canadian partner is Variety – The Children’s Charity. Together, Miss World® Canada and Variety improve the lives of underprivileged children with special needs. Four months prior to the pageant date, all contestants across the country are marching, either in the rain or snow, determined to bring hope to the children’s of Variety, children with special needs by raising funds.

…:::Features in the Spotlight:::…

To be an international symbol of Canadian beauty and charity.
To comfort and aid the indigent through fundraising and compassionate human outreach.
To guide each of our contestants on her path to becoming a world ambassador.
To uplift young Canadian women who have the ability to inspire youthful audiences to act selflessly.
To partner with powerful world development agencies that will help us carry out our mission around the globe.

Each of our contestants – whether she becomes the Queen, the Runner-Up, or an esteemed participant – occupies an influential position within her community and within the nation at large. Undoubtedly, our delegates enjoy world recognition that opens doors to a slew of bright possibilities. Still, we at Miss World® Canada, strive to find more ways to reward our contestants for their dedication.

Miss World® Canada is on the search for the next Ambassador of Canada, and the next Ambassador of the world! Miss World® Canada works on empowering women to help build lifelong skills in in key areas which in turn will open their doors to the future. This platform will enable our contestants to be the voice for the role models of tomorrow. This pageants focus is on humanitarianism and philanthropy. Telling the world the difference that can be made by donating their time and effort in selfless acts to help all children in need. Miss World® Canada gives back to the less fortunate by raising funds for Variety – The Children’s Charity. Our efforts inspire hope, enrich lives, and build a better future for children with special needs.

…:::And the Winner Receives:::…

The winner of Miss World® Canada will receive an all-expense paid trip to Ordos in China to compete in the Miss World® pageant, as well as scholarships, prizes, and leadership opportunities.

Miss World® Canada website

Miss World® Canada Facebook Page

Miss World® Canada Twitter

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…::: Preliminary Competitions & Judging:::…
WEDNESDAY, MAY 8, 2013
Held at River Rock Casino Resort, Richmond, BC

3:00 PM to 7:00 PM (Informal Event)

TICKETS! GET YOUR TICKETS HERE!
Cash Sales: $25.00 & $50.00 VIP Seating
Contact FRANCES HUI AT 604.781.1280

Ticketmaster: $35.50 & $60.50 VIP Seating

…:::GRAND CROWNING GALA:::…

THURSDAY, MAY 9, 2013
Held at River Rock Casino Resort, Richmond, BC

5:00 PM to 6:00 PM – Private VIP Reception to VIP Ticket Holder & Special Guests
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM – Variety Silent Auction Display, Cash Bar & Theater Doors Open
7:00 PM to 9:30 PM – Grand Crowning Gala
9:30 PM to 11:00 PM – After Party, Photo Opportunity with Contestants, Media, Meet & Greet, Cash Bar.

TICKETS! GET YOUR TICKETS!
Cash Sales: $50.00 & $150.00 VIP Seating
Contact FRANCES HUI AT 604.781.1280

Ticketmaster: $60.50 & $161.50 VIP Seating & VIP Reception

SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES ARE STILL AVAILABLE
Please contact me, Rina Chong at 778.320.RINA (7783207462) or Connect@RinaChong for more information with your company name in the subject line.

For tickets, or for more information, please contact me here or via email and we can connect over the phone to meet in person for hand delivery of tickets. Please share this with your network as it’s going to be a great show and let’s show Canada some love! Thank you and many blessings.

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