Thursday’s event followed last week’s, (21st October), other Finals, involving those contestants aged 6-9 years old.
Vakiel Herbert is the 2010 Kittitian Superstar Junior Champion for the 10 t0 12 age group. Herbert, who emerged victorious from a field of five other participants, was presented his winning trophy by Rickie Browne, Marketing Executive for miyvue.com, one of the sponsors for the show.
Val Henry, Owner and Managing Director for miyvue.com, said he was satisfied with the outcome of the show, in two particularly ways.
“The finalists did a very good job by representing themselves, families and communities exceptionally, and it succeeded in bringing out that hidden talent, that we know was always evident,” Henry said.
“From a miyvue.com standpoint, we are also very convinced that it helped us in the starting process of branding this new company,” the Henry added.
The reason behind sponsoring Kittitian Superstar Juniors was also explained by Mr. Henry.
According to him, whenever young people are engaged in productive activities, it is important for companies such as miyvue.com to support such initiatives.
“When the producer for the show, ‘Chico’ approached us, we willingly agreed to associate the name miyvue.com with such an activity. We saw it as a means of developing young talent because we were very convinced that we have so much talent throughout St. Kitts and Nevis.” Those are just some of the motivating facts behind the sponsorship, Henry said.
MiyVue.com is a progressive media organization providing extensive news coverage on topics and issues that impact our daily lives in politics, economics and social activity.
The site is also a channel for public discussion and social interaction and it provides opportunities for readers throughout the world to express their opinions, in a free, fair and balanced manner.
As the name suggests, miyvue.com serves as the people’s forum, allowing everyone and anyone to express their views about any subject of importance to them.
Herbert sealed the three judges’ decision with Celene Dion’s, “I surrender.”
Thaliah Wiggley, was second runner up with Alicia Keys Grammy award hit, “No One”.
The winners for the 6 to 9 age group which was staged on 21st October, were, 1st place – Alyana Caines, singing, “Come Just as you are”, while second place went to Cheyanne Govia, performing, “The Greatest Love of All.’