Miss Philippines Maureen Montagne won 1st runner-up in the Miss Eco International 2019 pageant held at the Almasa Capital Theater in Cairo, Egypt last Friday.
The Filipino-American beauty queen finished behind winner Suheyn Cipriani of Peru. Other winners were Miss USA, 2nd runner-up; Miss Ukraine, 3rd runner-up; and Miss Malaysia, 4th runner-up. The Miss Eco International pageant is the first international contest for the 25 year-old Montagne. She has earlier competed in Miss USA 2015 pageant where she placed in the top 15 and Miss World America 2017 contest where she won 1st runner-up. She said she now wants to focus on TV hosting and acting.