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Ace Models Johannesburg Rosebank

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Ace Models The Parks has officially opened its doors on the 1st of September 2019. Our classes take place at Fynn Studio 235A Jan Smuts Avenue, Parktown North, JHB. Ace Models The Parks is under the leadership of Joani Johnson, who is also the CEO and founder of Ace Models Internationally and Mrs South Africa. 

Managing Director

Joani Johnson

Joani is a former Mrs South Africa, businesswoman, mother and life coach and she has over 20 years’ experience in the pageant and model industries. Joani Johnson is a well-known entrepreneur in South Africa with over 20 years experience in the industry. She has been nominated and won various awards including “Africa’s most influential women in business and government”. She is also the CEO of Mrs South Africa and Mrs SA 2009. Joani has her degree in media studies and corporate communication and is currently studying towards her MBA.

“It is so fulfilling to be part of Ace Models SA and have the platform to inspire and empower. I can guarantee you that while empowering others, you will become empowered and while teaching, you will learn so much.”


Léchar Knezovich

Léchar Knezovich is currently Mrs South Africa 2nd Princess 2023, while competing for the title she won the Mrs South Africa Social Media award for 2022 for her outstanding relationships and content creation with various renowned brands.  She also holds the Miss Commonwealth 1st Princess 2019 title and has been in the modelling industry since the age of 16. She is a Property Manager and is the director of Perfect Fit as well as an NGO called The Perfect Fit Foundation in which she helps to restore cancer survivors confidence. She has a Podcast called SA Collective which is a collection of stories from start-ups that focuses on upskilling  ordinary South Africans that have a dream to start their own business. Léchar has her master’s in Human Resource Management and is currently studying towards another degree in Marketing.

“I am so excited to be a part of Ace Models! The uplifting journey and heightened confidence you gain through modelling and pageantry is remarkable. You gain lifelong friends and the support of your community that catapults you into such a rewarding career. If you can dream it, you can do it.”

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