Bajan model stars with Saint
When Barbadian model and lawyer-in-training, Leah Marville was signed to Saint International two years ago, she had no idea she would be so thrust so quickly into the fast-paced world of international fashion. Marville met Dewight Peters, the CEO of Saint International, during Barbados Fashionweek 2006. Peters promised that he would make her a special project, despite Marville’s petite frame. Soon after, she was offered an exclusive contract with the Jamaican-based agency. International recognition Marville, with the support of the BIDC, Barbados’s equivalent of Jamaica Trade and Invest (formerly JAMPRO) and the contacts of Saint International, soon embarked on a path to international recognition, starting in New York.
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