TORONTO, March 9 /CNW/ - Inga Skaya , a 5'11", 20 year old Honours
Graduate from William Lyon Mackenzie Collegiate and part-time model from
Toronto, was crowned Miss Universe(R) Canada 2007 at Casino du Montreal on
She will be returning to Toronto , her hometown to be introduced to the
media and begin preparations to represent Canada at the Miss Universe(R) 2007
competition which will be broadcast live on NBC from Mexico City on May 27.
Her goal is to bring back to Canada the Miss Universe title last won by
Toronto's own NATALIE GLEBOVA. Glebova won the coveted title in Thailand in
An A+ graduate in High School, Inga has decided to postpone her
post-secondary studies at Ryerson University to focus on her responsibilities
as Miss Universe Canada. As the new Ambassador for SOS Children's Villages
Canada, Inga hopes to be a positive role model for young children. The
youngest of four sisters and raised in a single parent family, Inga also looks
forward to talk about issues such as HIV/AIDS, eating disorders and lend her
support to Abused Women and Children's facilities which have had a personal
impact on her life and those close to her.
Miss Universe Canada will be available for photographs and interviews
after the press conference.
WHEN: Tuesday March 13th 2007 11:30 a.m.
WHERE: MUZIK - 15 Saskatchewan Road, Toronto, ON, Canada - (inside
the CNE grounds)
Since opening, MUZIK has become a celebrity hot spot, hosting the likes
of Carmen Electra, Samuel L. Jackson, Christina Ricci, Lou Gossett Jr., Emilio
Estevez, Amanda Bynes, Brittany Snow, Perez Hilton, Matt Dusk, Sam Roberts and
MUZIK provides guests with an unprecedented degree of luxury and
first-class service. Preserving the classical features of the former
Horticultural Building while presenting new and innovative design, MUZIK keeps
one foot in 1907 and the other in 2006. Since last October's L'Oreal Fashion
Week Spring 2006 Collections, MUZIK has been turning heads as host to
Toronto's hottest parties, including the most recent Driver's Party for the
Molson Grand Prix, L'Oreal Fashion Week, Cirque Muzique, The Miss Universe
Canada(R) delegates party and others.
For further information:
For further information: RSVP: Andrew Lopez, PR Director for Miss
Universe Canada, Be The One Communications, e-mail : firstname.lastname@example.org,
Tel. (416) 677-7739