Gregory Lewin

San Fernando, July 1, 2013 -The Miss Oneness Trinidad and Tobago Beauty Pageant is pleased to announce that the beautiful, talented and intellectual 5 ft 6 inches beauty Greer Anjelica Iton is Trinidad and Tobago’s delegate for the prestigious Miss Asia Pacific World Super Talent Pageant of Korea.
The pageant formerly known as ‘Asia’ and ‘Pacific’, is one that is in a class of its own. It is the only pageant that incorporates a beauty pageant, talent and a supermodel search into one glamorous event. It is also known as a super talent endeavor for discovering global stars, be it film stars, top iconic models, spokeswomen for causes, singers, dancers and other talent. This opportunity is unique whereby talent scouts/agencies are in attendance and these young women representing their respective countries could be awarded international contracts.
Lovely Greer, works in the Ophthalmology Unit of The Department of Surgery at the Eric Williams Medical Sciences Complex, Mt. Hope, Trinidad and plans on specializing and pursuing Ophthalmology in the future.
Greer was specially selected by its National Franchise Director Vanessa Sahatoo-Manoo, who is also President of Oneness Entertainment T&T, Producers of the Miss Oneness T&T Beauty Pageant. Having spoken to Mrs. Sahatoo-Manoo via the web, she stated that Greer was the ideal candidate. She is very much passionate about representing her country and is a very well balanced young woman who is a great role model, hence she was chosen as the final Miss Oneness T&T Princess 2013. Greer will follow in her fellow sisters footsteps of Sheriza Ali and Soowan Bramble, who did their country proud at their international representation.
Greer is not only beautiful yet talented. She started dancing at only 3 years old, and has danced with the Caribbean School of Dancing, with Carol La Chapelle and the Metamorphosis Dance Company.  She completed up to Grade 8 Royal Academy of Dance ballet examinations with Grade 8 Award - Distinction., and also studied modern, jazz and tap dancing.

Further to this, Greer played the piano through primary school and the switched to playing the violin in which she also reached up to Grade 8. She was so talented that she played as both second violin and first violin with both the well-known St. Augustine Chamber Orchestra as well as the then, National Youth Orchestra of Trinidad and Tobago.

Some of Dr. Iton;s further accomplishments are:

  1. Placing in the Top 100 students in the Common Entrance Examination in 1997 with the 12th highest mark in the country.
  2. Receiving a dance scholarship for the summer dance programme at Ballet Hispanico in New York City, New York in 2001
  3. Valedictorian of Class of 2002 at St. Joseph's Convent,  St. Joseph
  4. Head Girl at St. Joseph's Convent,  St. Joseph 2003-2004
  5. Began medical school at The University of the West Indies at Mona, Jamaica in 2004. This after dreaming of becoming a doctor all her life, following in her mother's footsteps.
  6. Sports and culture representative on UWI Medical Students Association 2005-2006
  7. Vice President of External Affairs on Jamaica Medical Students Association 2006-2007
  8. Faculty Representative on the Guild of Students for Faculty of Medical Sciences 2007-2008
  9. Graduated as a medical doctor in 2009 with Honours in Surgery
  10. Host on Caribbean Passport episode #77 broadcast around the Caribbean
  11. Face of J.Angelique Clothing

Apart from these major academic accomplishments, this charming young woman also found the time in her busy schedule to travel to: China, Japan, Egypt, formerly Serbia and Montenegro, Croatia, France, UK and the USA to name a few.

Greer loves cats, tea, music, 97.1 (favourite radio station) dancing, traveling, sleeping, shopping, carnival, modeling. As one could see she is the epitome of a true woman and a great role model who comes from a well balanced and loving family.
Miss Asia Pacific World T&T will be competing in the following categories: National Costume, Swimwear, Evening Gown and Talent. Mrs. Sahatoo-Manoo further announced that Trinidad and Tobago is indeed very fortunate to be part of this glamorous and star-studded event.
In part of the Press Release from the Miss Asia Pacific World organization on June 18th 2013 states: “Miss Asia Pacific World Super Talent Organization (MAPW), ‘#No. 1 Super talent Search’ today officially announced a multi-year partnership agreement with ‘GS Worldwide Entertainment’; MAPW’s Bollywood management and marketing representation. GS is the leading name in the Indian Bollywood entertainment industry.
Having scaled the heights of success, the company has ventured into the diversified fields of film production, television software development, ad films, music videos and celebrity management. Aishwarya Rai-Bachchan, Amitabh Bachchan, Abhishek Bachchan, Manasi Scott are represented by GS.
MAPW also announced ‘Maxim International’, to become the official publishing magazine to cover Miss Asia Pacific World 2013.
The TOP 15 girls of MAPW 2013 will appear as main models of Maxim 2014 edition. Maxim is an international men’s magazine targeted based in the United Kingdom, and known for its pictorials featuring popular actresses, singers, and female models such as: Paris Hilton, Jessica Alba, Alyssa Milano, Cameron Diaz, Tyra Banks, Monica Bellucci, Cindy Crawford, Jessica Gomes, Dia Mirza, Sushmita Sen.
‘Diana Starkova’, a former winner of MAPW, was invited to the Cannes International Film Festival and now working for the appearance in ‘Benazir Bhutto’, the movie on the first Islamic female leader’s life story. This movie will be presented in the Oscar and the Emmy’s in 2014.

The Miss Asia Pacific World Pageant takes place at the beautiful Grand Ballroom of 63 City Tower Building Seoul, Korea on Wednesday 30th October 2013. The building is a site to behold as it is the tallest building outside of North America and is centrally located overlooking the Han River in Seoul.

On behalf of Oneness we wish the lovely Greer Iton all the very best. Further updates would be posted.