VIRGELIA VILLEGAS, President of Virgelia Productions, Inc., proudly announces the Official Launching of the 23rd Annual Miss Asia USA Cultural Pageant and the 8th Annual Mrs. Asia USA Cultural Pageant.  An amazing fashion show featuring the unveiling of over 35 beautiful Delegates for 2011 will kick-off our 23rd year of uniting the Asian communities through a celebration of the culture, beauty, elegance and talent.  Hosted by Ariana Varela – Miss Asia USA 2010, get an up-close look at this year’s Delegates as they make their first official public appearance.  They are all very excited and looking forward to parade in the runway and proudly showcase the lavish national costumes. With special appearances of a few of the Miss Latina Global Delegates in their swimsuit presentation.  We are also proud to be introducing our charitable alliance for 2011: World Vision.  For more information on the charitable efforts of World Vision, we encourage you to support their very worthy efforts by visiting their website

The Miss Asia USA / Mrs. Asia USA Fashion Show will also unveil the featured sponsors for the 23rd anniversary of our Pageant.   Returning for the eighth consecutive year, the pageant scores will be tabulated by one of the world’s largest accounting firms – KPMG.  We are pleased to entrust KPMG with the responsibility of assuring the integrity of the overall results of the Pageant.

A few of the Delegates benefits, in addition to the pageant and social skills training, each of the Delegates will received a $9,000 scholarships from the James Albert School of Cosmetology, Malibu Dream Girl Swimwear provided each of the Miss Asia USA Delegates 3 sets of swimsuits, rehearsal uniforms, fancy shoes

In addition to the rigorous rehearsals in preparation for the Pageant, the Delegates had been busy participating and supporting many charitable events such as Arthritis Foundation, World Vision Annual Fundraising Luncheon, several Japan Disaster fund raiser.  The Delegates will undergo training workshops of the Beyond the Beauty Leadership Academy to prepare them, not just for the Pageant, but for the rest of their lives. These workshops provide each of them enhanced social skills, as they go through training in poise, walking and modeling, public speaking, dining etiquette, fashion, make-up and wardrobe coordination, health and fitness, red carpet, make-up techniques.  It is the Pageant’s goal that every girl comes away with enhanced social skills, increased self-confidence and healthier and  better lifestyle.

The Miss Asia USA / Mrs. Asia USA 2011 Fashion Show will be held in the fabulous new showroom of Puente Hills Hyundai, located at 17621 Gale Avenue in City of Industry California.   Registration and Red Carpet photos begins at 2:00 pm and the Fashion Show starts promptly at 3:00pm.  Members of the press that register with proper credentials will be provided with complimentary admission and meet and interview the Delegates on the red carpet starting @ 1:00 PM.  Incredible desserts courtesy from our friends  from Swirls Cupcakes and Dessert Solutions, light hors d’oeuvres and Beverages will be served to our guests.

About Miss Asia USA and Mrs. Asia USA

Miss Asia USA, Mrs. Asia USA Pageants and Miss Teen Asia USA are the premiere Cultural Pageants presenting Asian women in the United States who trace their ancestry to the fifty-eight countries considered part of the Asian continent. The pageants offer delegates the unique opportunity to display the cultural beauty and the sociability of the country of their heritage. Through this celebration of Beauty, Culture, Elegance and Talent Virgelia Productions, Inc aims to unite the fifty- eight countries in the Asian continent.  Asian women from all over the United States gather in the name of friendly competition to vie for these coveted titles Miss Asia USA, Miss Teen Asia USA and Mrs. Asia USA. The Pageant promotes leadership, personal growth; strengthens cultural values, camaraderie and unity in diversity. Each Delegate will not only epitomize beauty and intelligence, but also reflect the unity and sociability of her country. The Pageants display the rich ethnic diversity of our society and gives us a glimpse into the multitudes of cultures that surround us today. The lavish parade of the National Costumes, the grace and elegance of the Evening Gown competition and the sensational Swimsuit Competition all combine to create an atmosphere of excitement that surpasses the audience’s expectations time and time again.

About Virgelia Productions Inc.

Virgelia Productions, Inc., is a registered minority owned and woman owned corporation.  A professional full-service event planner, producer and owner of the Federal Trademarks of: Miss Asia USA, Mrs. Asia USA and Miss Teen Asia USA, Miss Latina Global and Miss Teen Latina Global Cultural Pageants. We are committed to delivering creative, high quality and memorable events that will continue to surpass expectations. ■