On the evening of March 8th 2009, Venetta Zakers was bestowed the esteemed honor of being crowned queen at the inaugural Miss World St. Kitts-Nevis Pageant. The twenty-three year old was ushered into the pages of history becoming the first to capture the overall title while winning the interview, talent and evening gown segments.
Best described as a strong minded, ambitious, self sacrificing and dependable young lady, Venetta is a daughter of the historic Capisterre village of St. Paul’s. From an early age the value of academic excellence and talent development was nurtured through her family life. This level of support has allowed her to blossom into a successful student and creative individu
Venetta endorses the quote by Tommy Lasorda which states, "the difference between the possible and the impossible lies in a man’s determination.” Venetta believes that with determination she can achieve those goals which others deem to be impossible. Venetta is most proud to be a citizen of St. Kitts and Nevis, a country which promotes people development, economic advancement and the preservation of its cultural ancestry.
Presently, Venetta is a Financial Advisor at a local insurance company but ultimately, she hopes to continue pursuing her career in fashion thereby positioning herself to become an ambassador for her beloved St. Kitts-Nevis.