MANILA, Philippines - Sarah Margarette Joson of Manila (center) was crowned as NAITAS Face of Tourism 2017 last April 9 at the SMX Convention Center, MOA Complex, Pasay City. Joson was also named Miss Hannah's Beach Resort and Miss Photographer’s Choice. She will be the country’s representative in this year’s Miss City Tourism International to be held in China later this year.
Joson’s runners-up were Alyssa Joreen Reyes of Lemery, Batangas, first (left); and Glayzelle Ramos of Rosario, Batangas, second (right).
Joson is a BSBA major in Human Resource Management from the Polytechnic University of the Philippines. She was a Top 12 semi-finalist in the 2016 Miss World Philippines won by Catriona Gray and was Bb. Luzon in the 2017 Bb. Republica de Filipinas. Joson also competed in the 2015 Miss Republic of the Philippines.