Maritza Gil is a Venezuelan Fashion designer whose background has been admired by many around the world. Her previous studies were from the design school Monseñor de Talavera in Venezuela and also she completed a diploma in Fashion Countenance in Mexico. She won several prizes such as the ‘Best Print Design’ competition at the Fashion Feast and she participated in a few competitions in "Kingdom of Bahrain. Also she organized many different fashion shows around the world in places such as Venezuela, Bahrain, Dubai, Saudi Arabia, Mexico, and Malaysia leaving a piece of her art work throughout her journey the designer has also her own Fashion Event company where she teaches models of the principles in the fashion industry. Coming from a country where beauty queens are well-know, Maritza Gil has the expertise and customs of the Latin Women, and on the 10th Venezuelan Week we will have the honour to experience her new collection of ‘Mantas Guajiras’ which is a traditional dress that has been modernized by her.