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Diaspora Models International Competition.
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Our organization was founded, by a former model who emigrated in United States. Wanting to pursue her dream in modeling, but not being able to do so because of an accident, Gabriela, decided to form an organization where she could help, promote, and educate other young foreign females in pursuing their dreams.
Miss Diaspora Models International Beauty Competition is by far the best avenue in pursuing your modeling dream. Our competition, will encourage, motivate and promote all foreign models that live in America in pursuing their career goals. All females who participate in our Competitions, are Models and are between the ages of 18 and 35 years old. This competition, is created by a woman, for women who believe they can make a difference in the world.
Diaspora Models Walk of Fame and Inspirational Stories
We are the only beauty competition that is looking beyond beauty; We want our candidates to have both beauty and brains.
Some of our candidates are at the beginning of their career and some have a lot of modeling experience. In our competitions, we had international models and talents like: the winner of Miss Diaspora Models International Pageant 2009-2010, international super sensation Vildane Zeneli, who is now signed with Ford and is the Spoke-person for Beats by Dr Dre. She also appeared in Sports Illustrated, in a 2012 Superbowl Commercial,in a music video along side with Pitbull and Timberland etc.
Other former winners include: winner of Miss Diaspora Models 2010-2011, Chastelyn Rodriguez- now an entrepreneur, former Miss Diaspora Models 2006 winner, Angelina Shipilina, who had and continues to have a flourishing modeling career: from fashion couture shows to pageants, commercials and print ads etc
We are also very proud of former Diaspora Models candidate, Cara Castronouva, Two Time Golden Gloves Champion and Season 11 Biggest Loser Trainer.
Since they took part at Miss Diaspora Models beauty competitions, the portfolio of some of our candidates grew tremendously. Another example of determination and ambition, is former Diaspora Model and 2nd Runner-up, Johanna Sambucini, who won several titles since she participated back in 2006 and currently holds the title of Miss New York US 2012.