The Miss Universe Organisation, a Donald J Trump and National Broadcasting Company Inc. (NBC) Partnership, is the producer of the MISS UNIVERSE® Competition. An international company, the Miss Universe Organisation works to advance and support today's women.
Millions of people from every continent across the globe know the Miss Universe Organisation as a company that provides smart, beautiful, ambitious women with once-in-a-lifetime opportunities -- mentoring, career training, resources and life experiences.
They are given the tools to be personally and professionally enriched through the organisation's year-round support of all aspects of their lives, from their personal career goals to social and humanitarian causes and work.
Miss Universe New Zealand 2009
WINNER: Katie Taylor from Howick, Auckland.
1st Runner Up Miss Horowhenua
2nd Runner Up Andrea Stembridge Auckland.
Katie will represent New Zealand in the Bahamas during the month of August.
In Donald Trumps words
"Miss Universe is about finding the most beautiful girl in the world."