The 22 years old Bea Rose Santiago was crowned as the Binibining Pilipinas International 2013 and was also awarded as Binibining Avon 2013 after the recently concluded Binibining Pilipinas beauty pageant last April 14, 2013 that was held at the Smart Araneta Coliseum in Quezon City. At 5 feet 9 inches tall, Bea Rose shines through as the 2012 Miss Tourism Queen of the Year International representing the Philippines in China. She was based in Toronto, Canada and was the former title holder as the Mutya ng Pilipinas Overseas Communities in 2011. She is proud to be the Gawad Kalinga ambassador. Bea Rose likes to travel and boast of being able to travel in 2 countries and visited 12 of their cities in a matter of a couple of months. She already started a modeling career and able to model for Ford and Elite prior to moving in the Philippines when she was 21 years old.