Judah Cohen, Ready for Mister Tourism International 2015!

Determined and fueled by the support of his family, friends and PEPPs Foundation family, Judah Jyreh Cohen expressed his confidence in representing the country in Mister Tourism International Pageant in Panama this coming July 27.

Judah Cohen in his recent photo by Weddings and Beyond!

Judah Cohen in his recent photo by Weddings and Beyond!

Judah Cohen was officially presented to the media and given a warm send off by PEPPs Foundation held in KPUB Korean Restaurant / Bar in The Fort Strip, Taguig City attended by members of the press from TV, prints and online.  Judah acknowledges the challenges in bringing home the title but keeps headstrong.  “I’m aiming for the very first Mister Tourism International title for the country and with the support I’m getting right now from everyone, I’m very positive that a title is not impossible!”

TV Crew interviews Judah during his send off.

TV Crew interviews Judah during his send off.

Asked if his co Misters – Neil Perez’ recent victory in Mister International added pressure for him to win the title in Panama, Judah responded that he is more motivated rather than pressured.

Judah was born in Cebu and raised in Connecticut, USA. He represented the Filipino Community of USA in last year’s MISTERS Pageant held in University of Makati theater.

FULL SUPPORT! Reigning Misters fully supported Judah during his send off. Present were Mister International 2014 Neil Perez, Mister International 2013 Jose Paredes, Mister Global Philippines  2014 Joseph Doruelo and MISTERS 1st Runner up - Nicko dela Cruz!

FULL SUPPORT!
Reigning Misters fully supported Judah during his send off. Present were Mister International 2014 Neil Perez, Mister International 2013 Jose Paredes, Mister Global Philippines 2014 Joseph Doruelo and MISTERS 1st Runner up – Nicko dela Cruz!

Judah’s most trusted trainers are his fellow winners who made the country proud in their respective pageants abroad. Joseph Doruelo made it in semis of Mister Global in Bangkok, Adam Davies won third runner up honors in Dominican Republic and Neil Perez won Mister International in Korea. “We have been training together and exchanging tips about our pageant assignments” he adds.

PRESS and supporters of MISTERS of Pilipinas in KPUB.

PRESS and supporters of MISTERS of Pilipinas in KPUB.

Mister Tourism International is a pageant based in South America promoting tourism to its pageant followers.  The pageant will be celebrating its 7th World Finals in Panama City.

Last year’s Mister Tourism International Philippines Erwin Trinidad was the most successful Mister Tourism International delegate from the Philippines after making it as one of the finalists in last year’s world finals in Panama City