In the glitz and glamour of Las Vegas, a pioneering beauty pageant is set to take center stage in December at the iconic Caesars Palace Hotel. The international pageant, Ms. World 2023, led by former Miss New York and renowned model, Melisa Gun, is challenging conventional beauty norms by celebrating successful women of varying ages and backgrounds.
A Celebration of Success at Every Age
With unique age categories such as Miss (18-25), Millennial (26-35), Mrs (successful married women), Premier (36-45), and Classic (46-50), the pageant embraces the beauty and achievement of women at all stages of life. It is not just a contest; it’s a platform to showcase the extraordinary achievements and diversity of women across the globe.
Ms. World 2023 is not solely about physical beauty; it places a strong emphasis on a woman’s accomplishments, capabilities, and societal contributions. The competition seeks to honor women who have proven their worth in their respective fields and are making a difference in their communities. This innovative pageant aims to give accomplished women the opportunity to create their brand names and amplify their voices.
Ms. World’s Philanthropic Vision
Apart from recognizing beauty and talent, Ms. World 2023 also promotes philanthropy. With a deep sense of empathy, the pageant donates 10% of its revenue to charities that provide vital treatments, emotional support and hope to those fighting this devastating disease.
This commitment to philanthropy serves as a shining example of how the pageant leverages its platform to create a positive impact that extends far beyond the glitz and glamour. According to Gun, dedicating a significant portion of their earnings to such a noble cause embodies the essence of compassion, solidarity, and the true spirit of humanity, which Ms World truly aims for.
Gun mentioned, “We acknowledge the power and influence our pageant holds in making a difference. We want to use it for something that champions strength, provides hope, and encourages excellence with a purpose.”
Training and Empowering Women
Melisa Gun is committed to helping the contestants shine while remaining true to themselves. “We spend six months teaching them how to walk the catwalk, hold themselves on stage, work with a camera, and shine in the spotlight,” she said. With over 5000 applications already received, it’s evident that the pageant’s unique concept has generated considerable enthusiasm among women globally.
Ms. World 2023 extends beyond a one-time event. It aims to create a globally recognized brand synonymous with women’s empowerment. The pageant hopes to inspire women worldwide, encouraging them to make their voices heard and accomplishments seen. “We want our women to be respected and admired. We want people to look up to them and want to be like them,” Gun said.
Brand Ambassadors and Philanthropic Leaders
The crowned winner of Ms. World 2023 will receive more than a title; she will become a brand ambassador, earn a cash prize of $25,000, receive exclusive gifts, and serve as the face of the pageant for a year. The competition will document her journey in a film, capturing her reign and contributions. Moreover, her image will be displayed on a Times Square billboard, giving her unprecedented exposure.
In addition to its domestic competition, Ms. World 2023 will hold a European contest, further asserting its international aspirations. The pageant seeks to provide a platform for women from all corners of the world to share their beauty, talent, and philanthropic initiatives.
In an industry often overemphasizing youth, Ms. World 2023 is a breath of fresh air, celebrating successful women at all stages of life. The competition goes beyond physical beauty, focusing on talent, achievements, and philanthropic efforts
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