FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – September 26, 2013
Canadian Supermodel Stacey McKenzie Brings Award Winning Modeling Workshops To Calgary
CALGARY, AB – On October 17 and 18, 2013, Canadian supermodel Stacey McKenzie will inspire, empower and educate a select group of aspiring models during the Western Canada debut of her award winning Walk This Way Workshops at Hotel Le Germain Calgary. Spread over two evenings, McKenzie will provide the workshops as part of the bimonthly ACTLIKEUKN_W series developed by leading fashion website, CalgaryFashion.ca.
From ruling the runways of Paris, Milan, London, New York and Toronto to gracing the glossies of publications like Harper’s Bazaar and Vogue, McKenzie has taken the fashionable road less travelled to become a homegrown modelling sensation.
“I’m delighted to bring my workshops to an area known for its emerging talent within the fashion industry,” says McKenzie. “My goal is to prepare these aspiring models for the challenges they will face as they pursue their dreams in the arts, fashion, entertainment industries.”
CalgaryFashion.ca editor-in-chief Kimberley Jev says, “We’ve been waiting patiently for the right time to release this kind of educational forum for fashion. It’s extremely monumental for our city when a supermodel of McKenzie’s rank takes notice of our community and we are beyond honored to welcome Ms. McKenzie and the Walk This Way Workshops to Calgary.”
Tickets to attend the ACTLIKEUKN_W WALK THIS WAY WORKSHOPS WITH STACEY MCKENZIE are available at http://calgaryfashion.zoobis.com. Each ticket will give access to the ACTLIKEUKN_W Walk This Way Workshops With Stacey McKenzie as well as the ACTLIKEUKN_W VIP AFTERPARTY featuring MINK PINK + SWEET SOUL BURLESQUE + BLONDTRON at The Hifi Club in Calgary, AB October 19th, 2013.
About Walk This Way Workshops:
Founded in 2005 by Supermodel Stacey McKenzie, Walk This Way Workshops has made a significant impact across North America and The Caribbean on those aspiring to work in the fashion, arts and entertainment industries. Walk This Way Workshops focuses on inspiring, empowering and educating young women through a series of confidence builder workshops fashioned to help develop self-esteem and gain confidence in the industry through self-acceptance. Walk This Way Workshops has been featured in Teen Vogue Fashion University, Canadian Mental Health Association, Kent State University and Queens School of Business.
Twitter: @WTWWorkshops #WWTWCalgary
About Stacey McKenzie:
Stacey McKenzie has channeled her passion for fashion into a successful career. A model, motivational speaker, TV personality and actress, McKenzie is a proven entity in the industry. Self trained as a model, Stacey has and continues to work with some of the world’s fashion elites. McKenzie has been a staple on numerous pages and covers of top fashion magazines and major campaigns including, Vogue (U.S, Italian, British, Korean and Spanish), Harpers Bazaar, Interview, Verve-girl, Flare, Vibe, Calvin Klein, Jean Paul Gaultier and MAC Cosmetics. Stacey was recently presented with the 2012 Success, Engagement & Empowerment Award from the Student Federation of the University of Ottawa for her outstanding support of youth through her work with Walk This Way Workshops.
Twitter: @StaceyMcKenzie1 #WWTWCalgary
Voted TOP 15 Fashion Blogs in Canada by Sympatico/MSN, CalgaryFashion.ca is Calgary’s leading fashion and lifestyle website. Created by cultural ambassador Kimberley Jev, CalgaryFashion.ca is going into its 6th year of production.
For media or interview requests for Stacey McKenzie, please contact:
Cory Stewart, Founder
Embrace Disruption PR
For further information on CalgaryFashion.ca /ACTLIKEUKN_W please contact:
Kimberley Jev, Editor in Chief