Chantel O’Brian was crowned Miss World Bahamas 2015 at the end of beauty pageant held on September 13, 2015. She will represent The Bahamas at Miss World 2015 on 19 December 2015 at the Beauty Crown Grand Theatre in China.
Previously Chantel was the second runner-up at Miss World Bahamas 2014 and the first runner-up at Miss Universe Bahamas 2013.
The Miss Bahamas Committee staged the Miss Bahamas pageant for 40 years. In 2002, the franchise for the Miss Universe pageant was awarded to Theophilus Fritz and Gaynell Rolle who ran the pageant until 2009. In 2010, the Miss Bahamas Organization (MBO) headed by journalist Michelle Malcolm was awarded the franchise for Miss Universe. At the time, MBO – which was formed in 2006 – was already producing the Miss World Bahamas pageant since the year 2007.