She speaks Amharic and English
Yordanos Teshager Bitewwas discovered walking outside a modeling agency.
She was selected as a semi-finalist for the Nokia Face of Africa 2005 after attending a casting session in Ethiopia and was the second runner up for the Miss World Ethiopia 2004
Ms. Yordanos Teshager Bitew took part of Miss Intercontinental as well.
1 Colombia Deisy Catalina Valencia Deossa
2 Macau Coco Chin
3 Dominican Rep. Gheidy Márquez
4 Serbia/Montenegro Ana Lazarevic
5 Ethiopia Yordanos Teshager
It was reported that in one season of Fashion Week, even though Yordanos went to 85 cast calls seeking work, she was left feeling like they would not hire a model of color. She walked in only 11 of some 200 shows, she was one of the very few models of color that season.
With her ebony beauty, she turns heads wherever she goes. She was recently in several fashions shows for this season, including Ready to wear – Spring/Summer, and Autumn/Winter 2008. Armani, Prada, Rock & Republic and Naeem Kahn are among some of the many big names she has walk the runway for. She is represented by the prestigious Elite Modeling Agency.