To select the face of the QT Fashion Week & Awards, I am lucky enough to have two incredibly experienced, beautiful and talented women joining myself on the judging panel, and those lovely ladies are Leah Madden and Simone Bennett-Smith.
Stunning Gold-Coaster, Simone Bennett-Smith, is a skilled actress, presenter, MC, stylist and model with over 20-years international industry experience. She boasts copious credits to her name including advertising campaigns (Telstra, Zyrtec, Nissan, Mazda, American Express, Suncorp), television (Queensland’s Best Living, Mermaids, The Sleepover Club, Packed to the Rafters, Reef Doctors, Lightning Point) and film roles (Crooked Business, Under the Radar, and Deception to name a few). As well as maintaining a profile as a popular Australian model and presenter, Simone is presently building her styling business with a focus on fashion and homes – something she is truly passionate about, and that she is particularly well-suited to because of her varied expertise within a wide variety of industries like entertainment, luxury fashion, international catwalk, cosmetics, events and styling and high-end property development. simonebennettsmith.com
Leah Madden is a one women power house that has built the internationally renowned swimwear label 'White Sands Australia' from the ground up. Having dressed such celebrities as Elle Macpherson, Cindy Crawford, Selena Gomez & Whitney Port, White Sands has become a highly regarded name in the Fashion industry. This women knows what it takes to make it in the model world, having worked with high calibre models such as Kendell Jenner and Jesinta Campbell.
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