Kevonie Pemberton, who was sponsored by Lime Beach Bar and Tours, was crowned by the Minister of Tourism, Mr. Joseph Parry, who is also the Premier of Nevis.
According to reports coming out of Nevis, Ms. Pemberton produced an overall outstanding performance, demonstrating poise and eloquence, and in so doing, won awards for Best Ambassadorial Speech and Best Talent segments. Her fellow contestants also voted her Miss Amity.
Seventeen-year-old Cinnamon Matthew, a student of the Gingerland Secondary School, representing the Ole House Café placed First Runner-up. She was also winner of Best Caribbean Cocktail Dress. Fourteen-year-old Miss Nevisian Heritage Village, Shannon Morton, was Second Runner-up, and also captured the Miss Photogenic title.
The other three participants were Miss Four Seasons Resort, Hydeia Tyson, Miss Nisbett Plantation Inn, Sherizelle Belle and Miss Qualie Beach Resort, Kereemah Reis.
Premier Parry praised the organizers for an outstanding production.
He also commended Tourism Marketing Officer in the Ministry of Tourism, Miss Tamika Lawrence, and the Ministry of Tourism for an outstanding job of organizing the well attended show.
The show was staged at the Cultural Complex in Charlestown and it was hosted by popular Nevisian Master of Ceremonies. Mr. Eric Evelyn.