Kristina Menisov is a highly paid fashion model that built a large social media following.
In recent years, the fashion industry has made strides toward greater inclusivity, although some argue that there is still room for improvement. Today, an increasing number of models with diverse conditions, body shapes, and backgrounds are being featured on runways and magazine covers. One of them is ethnically ambiguous model Kristina Menissov has achieved a huge milestone recently, she won the title “Model of the Year” according to the prestigious National Social Media Award. The award is held annually in London, Los Angeles and Dubai, where netizens express their choice in favor of top influencers, talented artists and the best brands across social media. And this year Kazkahstani/Ethiopian model became recognized as the best model of her generation.
Kristina has graced the runway of various fashion shows at NYFW and in Los Angeles and more than once and appears on the pages of fashion publications. Her last work: she appeared on the cover of “Marie Claire Serbia”
Five other famous models competed for her prestigious title.
“My social media followers are an incredible community that has always been there for me and supported me on this exciting journey. When I first started my modeling career and moved to the US, they sent me a whole list of modeling agencies in Los Angeles. To receive this award is not only an honor for me, but it’s also a special twist of fate that it happened in Los Angeles,” she shared enthusiastically.
It should be added that the National Social Media Award was Kristina’s third international victory. Previously, she was awarded the title of model of the year by Glamour Bulgaria and Fashion TV Russia Model Of the 2023.