|By PR Newswire||
|February 17, 2014 10:10 AM EST||
PROVIDENCIALES, Turks & Caicos, Feb. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As the "beautiful by nature" Turks and Caicos Islands begins the search for the next Miss Universe Turks and Caicos titleholder, interCaribbean Airways as a premiere sponsor adds a new dimension to this year's Pageant.
For the first time ever, the Pageant producers in concert with interCaribbean Airways (formerly Air Turks & Caicos) and West Bay Club are leading a worldwide search for nominees to join the panel of Judges. This international Guest Judge competition is just as exciting as the Pageant, because everyone has a chance to win by participation.
Simply go to our website www.flyairtc.com (coming soon is the new www.interCaribbean.com) to enter the competition. A selection of top (10) will be selected for an interview via Skype to make their case. In the final stage, (5) finalists will be entered in an "online voting" competition. The finalist with the most number of votes will be the lucky winner as the Guest Judge!
The winner and their guest will be flown in to Providenciales, Turks and Caicos Islands courtesy of interCaribbean Airways from one of the countries or cities in which interCaribbean flights are offered (winners traveling from other cities will need to arrange their own travel). The Winner and their guest will receive a number of prizes including but not limited to – round-trip tickets on interCaribbean Airways, resort accommodations at The West Bay Club Resort and more. For a complete list of the fabulous prizes and competition guidelines please visit our website www.flyairtc.com or www.interCaribbean.com
The 2014 Miss Universe, Turks and Caicos Beauty Pageant National Events will take place April 24th – 26th in partnership with Saint George Fashion House by Kazz Forbes, a high-end fashion design house. To learn more about the details of this great event go to www.MissTCI.org
Go to www.flyairtc.com for details, and enter to win TODAY !!
About interCaribbean Airways - In November of 2013, after nearly 22 years of service, Air Turks and Caicos the national airline of Turks and Caicos announced its name change to interCaribbean Airways. The new name and brand was chosen to reflect the greater Pan Caribbean expansion and new air services in the Western Caribbean. With the expansion of air service, citizens, residents and visitors are able to travel quickly and create new business opportunities or new leisure adventures. interCaribbean Airways is committed to its mission in 'Connecting you and the Caribbean!'
About Miss Universe Turks & Caicos - The 2014 Miss Universe, Turks and Caicos Beauty Pageant National Events will take place April 24th – 26th with a grand contestants' and partners' motorcade on 24th, and an exciting two nights of competitions on the 25th and 26th at Brayton Hall, Providenciales. A bevy of beauties "The Sizzling Six" are preparing to compete in the nation's leading fashion and beauty competition and the most anticipated national competition of all time. The Miss Universe Turks and Caicos Pageant and Turks and Caicos Fashion Week is produced by the Miss Turks and Caicos Universe Beauty Organization and directed and presented by Saint George Fashion House. www.MissTCI.org
About West Bay Club - A Luxury Boutique Caribbean experience!
West Bay Club, a Grace Bay Resort is an idyllic resort located just three miles from Grace Bay Club on the widest section of the award-winning Grace Bay Beach. The hotel was re-branded as 'West Bay Club, a Grace Bay Resort', in June 2013. Its architectural style and interiors blend Caribbean charm with modern, chic design. Grace Bay Resorts recently introduced two new culinary offerings, including the property's signature restaurant concept, Noodle Bar + Kitchen. The announcement marks the first wave of renovations and enhancements for the tranquil 46-suite resort. The highly-anticipated signature restaurant at West Bay Club represents the latest culinary endeavor by the pioneering hotel group behind the world-renowned Infiniti Bar and Turks & Caicos' highly successful first pop-up restaurant, Stix, which is making an encore appearance at West Bay Club and will again offer a range of simple yet flavorful cuisine 'on a stick'.
SOURCE interCaribbean Airways; Air Turks & Caicos
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