Raysa Peres is an active model, actress, and multi-lingual TV host of Ukrainian and Cuban descent. A passionate entrepreneur with a background running a modeling agency in Madrid, Spain, she also mentors talent interested in the world of high fashion. Raysa leverages her deep knowledge of the industry to prepare students for this very complex and competitive field. Her courses increase poise, confidence, and chances of success.
Since 2011, Raysa has worked with the World Poker Tour on Fox Sports and Mega TV, conducting interviews in English, Spanish, and Russian. Among her most notable modeling accomplishments are an International broadcast campaign for Shiseido skin care, and a global broadcast and print campaign for “No mas Vello”. She has also been in over 40 editorials worldwide, and a featured runway and print model for international brands including Cristian Dior Jewelry, Kellogg’s, LOEWE, Schwarzkopf, Christian Louboutin, Brookstone, L’oreal, Mango, Escada, La Perla, MaxMara, and Instyle Magazine for Chanel.
On the film side, Raysa has several credits, including films by Dovgenko Film company in her native Ukraine, and the Spanish film “Chicas Paranoicas”. She has also has been featured in popular music videos with Nicki Minaj and Drake, as well as Lil Wayne, Chris Brown, and others. A lifelong performer, she has also done background vocals for rapper Lance Romance.
A strong believer in lifelong learning and self-improvement, Raysa has degrees in Business Administration and International Economics, as well as a Masters in Rhythmic Gymnastics and completed Musician School (piano). Additionally, she danced ballet at the National Ballet of Ukraine, Kyiv.