15th of June, Sunday, the 12 official candidates of Ms. Cagayan de Oro 2014 finally presented themselves to the Public and Local media and bloggers as part of the City Government’s celebration of the Charter Day.
The organizers, JCI Bai Lawanen headed by JCI Sen. Gean Tulang-Cesar and JCI Sen. Gigi Go threw questions at all 12 candidates to gauge how well they thought on their feet after finishing a series of seminars on News and Current events, speech and grammar including Personality development and runway coaching.
A mini fashion show took place featuring the collections from island Souvenir, Natasha, Ororama and MAGS. The event as well launched the Miss Flawlessly U campaign for the first time this year hosted by Ms. Grey Mendoza, Miss CDO 2012 and special participation by the Next Moves Dance Company.
This batch is considered to be a battle of title holders: two are previous winners of Miss Kauswagan, a reigning Miss Lapasan, last year’s Miss PRISAA, another one who represented the City to the 2014 Miss Bikini Philippines in Manila and one candidate- a recent winner of a local beauty contest of a hair product. Others are also beauty title holders outside Cagayan de Oro.
Miss Cagayan de Oro Pageant is an annual core event of the Kagay-an Festival of the City Government thru the City Tourism Council. Who do you think made it as the Darling of the Press?