Press Release from Michael Sy Lim, director of Mister Philippines
The country’s most respected male pageant, Mister International Philippines 2009, will be staged on October 14, 8pm at the A Venue Mall (7829 Makati Avenue). The 16 finalists who will compete for a chance to represent the country in the Mister International 2009 to be held in Taichung, Taiwan in December are: (1st row left to right) Franco Ramos, Francis Soo, Mark Gargoles, Ian Daniel, Mike Acuna, James Verzosa, Anton Malko, Farzam Nasirian, (2nd row left to right) Abdul Wallace, Francis Salazar, John Mangoba, Alvin De Joya, Peter Dee, Kerwin Caballero, Adrian Petry and Raphael Graphil.
According to Mister International Philippines President, Mike Lim, this year’s pageant will follow a fashion format featuring some of the country’s top menswear designers: Jeffrey Rogador, Jerome Lorico, Ricky Abad and Barge Ramos. Mister International Philippines 2009 will receive 50,000Php and a round trip ticket to Taiwan, the First Runner Up will receive 20,000Php while the Second Runner Up will receive 10,000Php.
Mister International Philippines 2009 is presented by The Peacock Garden Luxury Resort and Spa (www.thepeacockgarden.com) and brought to you by 360 Three Sixty Restaurant and Bar, Freego Jeans, UNO Pizzeria, Philosophy Men, Graffi Tee, and the Manila Bulletin. Tickets are available at 1,000Php for center seats and 500Php for side seats. Proceeds of the pageant will be donated to the Philippine National Red Cross Makati City Branch. For more information, text or call 09178282588 or log on to www.misterphilippines.net.