Sunday, June 26, 2011

News from Miss Barbados World

Miss Barbados World is determined and dedicated to place and produce a Barbadian woman of quality, poise and intelligence, one that admires nothing more, than her beloved island. Leah Marville, the CEO of  Marville Management, an international entertainment services company, is the director of the Miss Barbados World franchise.

The Miss Barbados World 2011 pageant is scheduled for August 28 at the Hilton Barbados in St. Michael. Seven delegates will compete for the national pageant. With a wardrobe clad with the islands’ premier designers, the Miss Barbados World delegates of 2011 and their production crew set out on their first official photo shoot on Sunday, June 12, at the new luxury lifestyle center, Limegrove. Local photographer, Shawn Fields, snapped the band of seven beauties in the lavish Palm Courtyard, before they posed for group shots in the Courtyard’s lounge. 

 Dianne King, 23

Lyngeolle Morris, 19

Marielle Wilkie, 20

Nichola Maynard, 20

Paige Warren, 18

Sedia Jackman, 19

Taisha Carrington, 18

Over recent years, the Miss Barbados World Beauty with a Purpose project has been devoted to raising the awareness of Barbadian citizens about those persons, specifically children, living with or infected by HIV/AIDS in the island. Through continued partnership with the The National HIV/AIDS Commission, Miss Barbados World delegates are greatly encouraged to conceptualize campaigns geared at sensitizing the Barbadian public about the effect this epidemic. In addition, past contestants have also participated in fundraising efforts for the Barbados Cancer Society, the Barbados Council for the Disabled, the Learning Centre, the Caribbean Dyslexia Association and Centre and the HOPE Foundation.

For additional information, photos and personal profiles of the delegates, visit the official Miss Barbados World website ( and the official Facebook page, Miss Barbados
World Online ( You can vote for your favorite for the People's Choice award at the official website.

Photos/Miss Barbados World

Special thanks to Tashida Cox!

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