Miss Venezuela Maria Gabriela Isler has been crowned Miss Universe 2013. Check out the 5 Fast Facts on the woman behind the glitz.
1. Isler Works for Venevision TV Network
Venezuela se lleva la 7ma corona del Miss Universo! conoce a Maria Gabriela Isler y toda su participación en http://t.co/cxp8HDUxsG
— Miss Venezuela (@MissVzla) November 9, 2013
Having a bachelor’s degree in Business, Isler applied her degree towards a job at Venevision TV Network, where she currently works as a “talent.” However, now that she has been crowned Miss Universe, she will be travelling around the world for the next year. Venevision will have to be put on hold for a while …
2. There’s Some Confusion About Isler’s Name
— MissUniversUsa.com (@MissUniversNEWS) November 9, 2013
While Isler’s name is said to be Gabriela Isler, several sites are referring to the new Miss Universe as Maria Gabriela Isler. Perhaps she dropped the “Maria” to simplify things? Isler also is sometimes called “Molly.”
3. She’s a Professional Party Crasher
When Isler was 7-years-old, she often attended parties that she wasn’t actually invited to. Supposedly, she ended up always making friends with the birthday boy or girl and everything worked out fine. Let’s hope Isler grew out of that habit.
4. Isler’s Hero Is her Mother
The 7th Crown for Venezuela, Congratulation Maria Gabriela "Molly" Isler!!! pic.twitter.com/FvF355rFpV
— Pageant News (@PageantNews) November 9, 2013
Apparently, Gabriela’s greatest role model is her mom. MissUniverse.com writes that Isler’s choice was her mother:
because despite the diversity she and her family faced growing up, her mother stayed strong and taught her that there was always a way to make ends meet.
5. She Can Wrap Your Holiday Gifts Perfectly
When Gabriela was younger, she had a job wrapping gifts. Supposedly, she liked her job because she enjoyed talking to each person she wrapped a gift for to hear the gift’s back-story. Isler loved hearing about who each present was intended for and used each story to decide how she would decorate it. She wrapped each package according to the customer’s story.
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