-- Marks first time ever the event is being held in Russia
PALISADES PARK, New Jersey, Nov. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Marking the first time ever that the pageant has been held in Russia, Alfred Haber, president of Alfred Haber Distribution, Inc. (AHDI), announced today that the company has achieved tremendous sales success for the upcoming 2013 62nd Annual MISS UNIVERSE® Pageant set to be broadcast, for the first time ever, from the iconic Crocus City Hall in Moscow, Russia, on Saturday, November 9, 2013. NBC will air the special in the U.S. This two-hour event is produced by The Miss Universe Organization, a Donald J. Trump and NBC Universal joint venture.
Key sales secured by AHDI for this live extravaganza include: Seven Network (Australia), Paris Premiere (France), Star Television (Hong Kong), Fox International (Japan), Televisa (Mexico), ABS-CBN (Philippines), Turner International (Latin America), TV2 (Denmark), Rede Bandeirantes (Brazil), M-Net (Africa), Caracol (Columbia), LBC (Middle East), Bangkok Broadcast (Thailand), Venevision (Venezuela), Zoom/ET Now (India), and Dogus Yayin (Turkey).
"Set for the very first time against the grandeur that is Moscow, this year's MISS UNIVERSE Pageant promises to be one of the most spectacular ever. With contestants participating from every corner of the world, the interest from our international buyers has been at an all time high," commented Haber. "AHDI is honored to have the opportunity to bring this truly remarkable event to so many different viewing audiences around the globe."
In addition to the accolades for their glamour and beauty, the MISS UNIVERSE® Pageant pays tribute to some of today's most interesting and impressive women by honoring their cultures, background, talent and hard work. For the competition, contestants from more than 80 countries around the world will be judged in three categories: swimsuit, evening gown and interview, as they vie for the coveted title of MISS UNIVERSE.
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SOURCE Alfred Haber Distribution, Inc.