Kim Kardashian Announces ElleGirl Model Search Winner (PHOTOS)

As one of the most photographed women today, Kim Kardahian knows a thing or two about striking a pose. That’s why it makes perfect sense that she’s announcing the winner of the 2010 ElleGirl Model Search! 

Kim lent her celebrity status to the contest by announcing the winner via Twitter:

Hey dolls! Congrats 2 ELLEgirl Model Search 2010 winner Kristen Ottea from Belvedere TX! Check her out & be next

The website helps aspiring models enter the industry with celebrity-driven contests and tons of information about the basics of breaking in. Kristen won a top model agency contract and is now off to NYC, where she will be working with top casting directors for print and TV commercials. She will also receive on-camera classes, meetings with casting directors, and of course a subscription to Elle magazine!

The ecstatic winner was beside herself with joy, saying, “I can’t believe I won this and I am so excited for the things to come!”