BUCARRUI SIMMS AKLES
Bucarrui Akles is a model/producer/director success. She has successfully
built and managed a career as a model and Modeling/Charm school owner.
Bucarrui began her modeling career in 1992 with Flora McGhee charm school
of Birmingham and went on to pursue higher endeavors with
John Casablanca's Modeling. She has walked the catwalk in numerous shows
throughout the southeast.
In addition to walking the catwalk, Bucarrui also competed in numerous
pageants and walked away with the coveted title
Miss Alabama Venus 1995-1996.
She was the 2nd runner up in the Miss Birmingham Heritage Festival Pageant
1997-1998 and in 2001 was a finalist in the Hype Hair's Natural
Beauty Contest held in Newark, New Jersey.
Working as a model wasn't enough for Bucarrui so she began working
behind the scenes of various fashion productions and started her very own
production company "In 2 Productions". She has directed and produced
such shows as: The Magic City Fashion Explosion, M-Expo, .
Sister 2 Sister fashion show, Assistant in the Miss Birmingham
Heritage Pageant, Prophetic Airbrush Art showcase, Kids on the Runway,
Boots and Blue jeans Fashion show, UAB's Black Awareness
fashion show and many more.
In 2001 Models & Co. was created by the leading of the
Lord's Holy Spirit, to offer young girls a stepping stone into the future by
providing classes in runway modeling, manners and etiquette,
personal development; self esteem awareness, dance and much more.
In her spare time she loves to crochet, read and create new
fashion show concepts & is an active member of
The Guiding Light Church.