If the Philippines is sending a half-Italian Celeste Cortesi to the 71st Miss Universe, then Italy is pushing for a half African/German Virginia Stablum for the same competition.
An Italian model who stands 5’9”, Virginia is signed up with Elite Model Management Miami. And you know what that means. She is a runway and print professional who knows how to work all her photos excellently. That quality, though, is not of prime consideration in Miss Universe. Does she have the transformational leadership skills the new owner is looking for in a winner?
We’ll see next month in NOLA.