HERE COME THE BOYS: Wilhelmina Models has launched a men’s division in London.
The agency represents a roster of male models including RJ King, currently the face of Tommy Hilfiger; Chris Moore, who fronts the Givenchy Jeans campaign, and Roger Dupe, who features in H&M’s campaign. Other names include Dylan Bell, Clark Bockelman, Justin Gossman, Diego Miguel, Connor Newall, Paolo Roldan and Will Wadhams.
The model management company, which is based in East London’s Shoreditch, has named Simon Nash to oversee the men’s division. “The team and I have worked determinedly to present a fresh approach to our clients, scouting the most incredible talent worldwide in order to build a strong and directional men’s board,” said Nash.
The agency also represents models and artists including Nick Jonas, Demi Lovato, Shawn Mendes and Machine Gun Kelly.
Bill Wackermann, chief executive officer of Wilhelmina, said, “With our talented team and incredible models and artists, I look forward to furthering the growth of the company worldwide.”
Launched in 1967, the management agency’s headquarters are in New York with offices located in Los Angeles, Miami and London and licensees in Thailand, Dubai, Vancouver and Tokyo.