In 2018, the 9th annual Hawkers Model Volleyball returned and took place between 7th and 8th oceanfront on February 17th & 18th, 2018. The 2-day co-ed tournament benefiting The Jack Brewer Foundation with the support of the Miami Beach Visitors and Convention Authority gathered over 15,000 spectators with 250 participating model from 12 South Florida based agencies.
Returning title sponsor Hawkers the vastly growing global brand showcased their latest sunglass designs throughout the weekend. iHeartRadio returned as the events media partner for the 3rd consecutive year broadcasting live from the courts on Y-100, 1035 The Beat and Tu 949. Menin hospitality also returned as the events official hotel and hospitality partner. LIVE!, a Brazilian based apparel brand, created one-of-a-kind custom agency uniforms for each of the teams as the official uniform partner.
Additional partners included Celsius Heat, Resorts World Bimini, E11EVEN Nightclub, Redbull, Sparkling Ice, Whispering Angel, Sotheby’s and Mikasa. VIP guests sampled bites from ONO Poke Bowl, Hope Hummus, Guiltless Goodies, Texas De Brazil, Crepe Maker, Pollo Tropical, and Joe & The Juice.