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2009 Capital Swimsuit Contest Set To Make A Splash

From: user 8.
Sent on: Tuesday, August 11, 2009 10:19 AM
Media Contact: Tony Taylor
Office Phone: [masked]

Models From The Mid-Atlantic Region Compete For Over $5,000 In Prizes

Aug 7th, 2009 ��� WASHINGTON DC ��� The 2009 Capital Swimsuit Contest will be  
held September 5th, 2009 at FUR Nightclub in Washington DC. Doors will  
open at 5:45 PM for the VIP/Media Party and the swimsuit competition will  
start at 7:15 PM. The Capital Swimsuit Competition  
(www.CapitalSwimsuit­ is given each year by Tony Taylor of  
Local Fashion Media Group which owns and operates Fashion Citizen News and  
TaylorMade Talent Management. Casting for the event will be held August  
16th - August 23rd at five locations around the Washington Metropolitan  
Area including the Results Gym locations at Capitol Hill and Mount Vernon  
Triangle. This year's contest platinum sponsors include UjENA Swimwear,  
SuperModels Unlimited Magazine and Results Gym.

Contestants in the 2009 competition will have the opportunity to win a  
prize package which is focused on shortening the time it normally takes an  
aspiring model to become a professional working talent. The contest  
emphasizes hard work, fitness, and the importance of exposure. This year,  
the competition will offer a grand prize package valued at more than  
$5,000. The winner will receive an all expense paid 5 day trip to San Jose  
del Cabo, Mexico to the UjENA Jam, and have the opportunity to compete for  
$100,000 in cash and prizes. Also she will receive a fashion spread in  
SuperModels Unlimited Magazine shot by notable fashion photographer Tim  
Coburn, a 1 year membership to Results Gym, a 1 year membership to The  
Actors Center in Washington DC plus numerous other prizes.

The Capital Swimsuit Contest helped launch the career of Shennekia  
Grimshaw who was the 2008 winner. Since winning, Shennekia has been  
published in national magazines, appeared on several notable websites,  
hosted numerous events, and made appearances in multiple music videos. In  
addition, she has had the opportunity to network with industry  
professionals from across the country. Shennekia is currently pursuing a  
career in becoming an on-screen entertainment correspondent.

Photographers based in the Mid-Atlantic area also have the opportunity to  
win a prize package from Penn Camera which is a local retailer of  
photography equipment. Models, stylists, makeup artists and other industry  
professionals can nominate the photographer they feel shot the best  
Swimsuit Model Photo of 2009. The top photo will be chosen by the judges  
one week prior to the event and the winner will be announced at the  

Advance tickets are available starting at $10.00. To purchase tickets or  
for more information, visit the official website at  

FUR Nightclub is located at 33 Patterson Street, NE Washington DC 20002

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Source: Local Fashion Media Group, Inc.

About Local Fashion Media Group, Inc.
Local Fashion Media Group was established by marketing expert, Tony Taylor  
in 2007. This conglomerate of fashion brands includes Fashion Citizen  
News, TaylorMade Talent Management and Tony Taylor Casting. For more  
information, contact Tony Taylor at[masked]

About UjENA Jam
UjENA was founded in 1984 by Bob Anderson, who, at age 17, started  
Runner's World magazine and built it into a $30 million dollar company.  
For more information visit,

About Results Gym
Locally owned and operated, Results Gym has been recognized for its  
commitment to the community and its ability to work into the fabric of the  
neighborhood. Results Gym has over 10,000 members citywide, and was named  
the ���2008 Best Gym in DC��� by the Washington City Paper readers poll. For  
more information visit,­m

About Penn Camera
Penn Camera is a Washington DC based retailer of photography equipment  
including discount Digital Cameras, DSLR, Camcorders, Photo Printers, and  
Digital Photo Printing. For more information visit,

About The Actors Center
A volunteer service organization and a nonprofit corporation created by  
and for actors in the greater Washington, DC area. For more information  

All media can register for press passes at www.capitalswimsuitc­  
or e-mail [address removed]

With Best Regards,
Fashion Citizen

Fashion Citizen is published by  Local Fashion Media Group, Inc.

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