The Press Presentation of Miss Universe Philippines 2022 was successfully held at the Grand Ballroom of Hilton Manila where the Official Candidates were presented to members of the media and sponsors.
Director for Communications Voltaire Tayag and Steffi Aberasturi hosted the entire event which featured interviews with National Director Shamcey S. Lee and reigning titleholder Beatrice Luigi Gomez.
It was announced that – aside from three former Miss Universe titleholders (Pia Wurtzbach/Demi-Leigh Tebow/Iris Mittenaere) as hosts for the Finals – the reigning Miss Universe Harnaaz Kaur Sandhu of India will be flown in as VIP guest on April 30.
Of the 32 remaining finalists, the reps from Batanes and Ilocos Sur did not make it on time for the same due to reasons beyond their control.
Meanwhile, three candidates were announced as the winners of special awards (Sponsored by Frontrow)
Catwalk Queen – Annabelle Mae Tate McDonnell of Misamis Oriental
Multi-Level Beauty – Michelle Marquez Dee of Makati City
Best Arrival Look – Celeste Cortesi of Pasay City
From hereon now, the ladies will have an exciting three weeks ahead with out-of-town sponsored trips, several photoshoots, pre-pageant activities and more.
#MissUniversePhilippines2022 is presented by Frontrow.