Estero, FL (June 27, 2017) Miromar Outlets announces the winners of its fifth annual talent search, Miromar Has Talent.  The three week competition started with a large field of contestants in two age groups. The top six performers in each age group were chosen to compete in the finals this week after preliminary and semi-final rounds, which attracted many spectators and competitors.

In the 13 and under age category the top 3 are:

  •  FIRST PLACE: Michael Cherbini, 13- Singer, Estero
  • SECOND PLACE: Jolie Thomas-Grote, 13- Singer, Cape Coral
  • THIRD PLACE: Hannah Cruz, 10- Singer, Lehigh Acres

In the 14 to 20 age category the top 3 are:

  • FIRST PLACE: Ryleigh Plank, 16- Singer, Fort Myers
  • SECOND PLACE: Renate Ferrante, 18- Singer, Estero
  • THIRD PLACE: Kayci Ann Suskind, 15 –Singer, Fort Myers

The Grand Prize winners in both age categories received a $500 gift card to Miromar Outlets, second place winners received a $250 gift card to Miromar Outlets, and third place winners received a $100 gift card to Miromar Outlets.

First-place Ryleigh Plank and second-place winner Renate Ferrante were surprised with invitations to audition for the new American Idol by Miromar has Talent judge, Suzi Hosfeld.

“Instead of standing in line with thousands of hopefuls, these two Southwest Florida teens will be able to bypass the open auditions and submit video auditions, possibly becoming contestants for the 2017-18 season with Katy Perry.” Hosfeld said.

Voted “Best Shopping Mall” and “Best Factory Outlet Mall” in Southwest Florida for 19 years in a row, Miromar Outlets features more than 140 top designer and brand name outlets with savings of up to 70% off retail prices. Find great savings on top names including Saks Fifth Avenue OFF 5TH, Neiman Marcus Last Call, Bloomingdale’s The Outlet Store and many more.

Miromar Outlets is located at exit 123 off I-75, on Miromar Outlets Boulevard in Estero, between Naples and Fort Myers, across from Miromar Design Center.  Hours are Monday through Saturday 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. and Sunday 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.  Visit online at MiromarOutlets.com.



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