Maxine Viktor began her work in television in 2008 as an event coordinator and associate producer in the independent film circuit. During a three-year stint, Maxine produced feature films, music videos, TV shows, and commercials working alongside talent such as Pitbull, Jadakiss, Jackee Harry, Congressman Alan Grayson, and many more. In 2009 Maxine had the opportunity to assist in the fashion p roduction of Bullets-4-Peace and Frederick?s of Hollywood fashion show(s) at the Eden Roc, Miami, for the 30th birthday of Washington Redskins? wide receiver Santana Moss. Having had an excellent experience, Maxine became interested in expanding into special events. After freelancing for two years, Maxine met Philip Stienstra during a chance encounter and the two merged their resources to form ?PASA Event Productions?. In May 2012, Maxine and Philip, launched the first annual debut of the ?Miami Metropolitan International Fashion Week? (MMIFW) which was attended by over 1,000 individuals, and broadcast to over 12 million viewers worldwide! With such astounding success, Maxine and Philip plan on making MMIFW a bi-annual event, putting Miami in the forefront of emerging fashion.