Las Vegas TV host Pete Allman
Mariyah Moten, former Miss Pakistan invited as a VIP guest at the 5th Annual Top 100 Chinese Restaurants Award Ceremony to present the awards. On January 5, 2009 Award winning celebrity Chef Martin Yan hosted the Annual Award Show alongside Theresa Lin, Chinese radio & television show anchor and celebrity, Derek Uehara. This glorious event was held at the Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas. Other distinguished guest includes Mayor of Las Vegas, Oscar B. Goodman.
This two day gala was filled with activities which included photo shoots, conference, award show, dinners, educational seminars, stage performances, interviews, and other social events. She feels, “this was an exhilarating experience, the Asian community is very cordial and she was honored to be a part of this prestigious event for the second year.” She continues to be an icon for the mainstream South Asian Community.