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Ace Models Waterfall

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Welcome to our new branch, Ace Models Waterfall. We have 2 directors for Ace Models Waterfall – Candice Abrahams and Jo-Ann Barnwell. We help others “Become their dream” with over 50 years of combined knowledge and experience in the modelling, fashion and beauty pageant industry. 

Managing Directors

Candice Abrahams

Candice Abrahams is a South African model, mother of two, digital content creator, and an influential fashion, beauty, and fitness enthusiast. She started her career in the modelling and beauty pageant industry at the age of 5, walking the runway for fashion week and working with Prominent Durban designer collections. She won over 16 beauty pageants including the popular tv show Miss Jam Alley 200. In the same year, she was the youngest finalist to compete at 17 and graced the Miss South Africa stage. Candice persevered and continued to live out her dreams by winning Mrs. South Africa in 2016. In the same year, she went on further by taking the international stage and becoming the first and only Mrs. World from South Africa thus making history. She is also working on an international reality tv show (soon to be revealed) as head coach and brand representative for Elizabeth Arden. From magazine covers to billboards, Candice believes it’s never too late to honour your goals. 

Sharing her positivity and shining her light, she has a passion for people by inspiring them. Candice is now added as co-owner and coach of Ace Models Waterfall. She has over 35 years of knowledge and experience in the modeling, fashion, and beauty pageant industry. She will be living out her childhood dream to ignite and help others by becoming their dream.

Managing Directors

Jo-Ann Barnwell

Jo-Ann Barnwell has been exposed to the pageant world since age 5. At age 8 she received South African colors in ballroom dancing. Not only does she represent her beloved country internationally, but she’s also a businesswoman who is always building her legacy. From owning a restaurant to currently being the sole proprietor of a Social Media agency, named Social Q. She entered Mrs. South Africa in 2017 and was crowned 2nd princess in 2018. She then went on to do pageant coaching as well as nurturing her relationship with top brands. She remains to be a brand ambassador for international brands. 

Jo-Ann has always had a passion and a burning desire to uplift and empower youth and women. That’s why being the proud Co-owner and director of Ace Models Waterfall is such an amazing platform to see her gift of giving flourish in others. Jo-Ann’s career path has had a huge impact on her continued burning desire to inspire others.

Class Days and Times

Thursdays - Durbanville

Thursdays - Milnerton

Fridays - Paarl


Contact Details

Director - Isabel Ferreira

Director - Bianca Edwards

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