The Miss Hong Kong 2014 pageant finals concluded on August 31.
Contestant #15, Veronica Shiu, won the crown with 156,191 votes, as well as the Miss Photogenic and Miss Friendship awards.
Contestant #9 Erin Wong was named first runner-up with 28,894 votes, and #7 Katherine Ho was the second runner-up with 24,903 votes.
With prior pageant experience, Veronica Shiu won first runner-up at the Miss Chinese Vancouver 2012 competition.
A 24-year-old student whose dream is to become an outstanding performer, Veronica impressed Hong Kong judges with her dancing and elegance.
Standing at 5 feet 5 inches, Veronica weighs 112 pounds and her measurements are 34, 24.5, and 35 inches. She enjoys jogging, dancing, and yoga in her spare time.
Asked what she gained the most from participating in Miss Hong Kong, Veronica said, “My Cantonese became my fluent and I am more poised on stage.”