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Fashion Features

Goodbye Go-Sees, Hello Auditions: Digital Runway Shows Putting a Premium on Model Performers

“A few years ago, people were saying we need girls with Instagram followings, now we’ve realized it’s not just Instagram followings, it’s personality,” said casting director Ashley Brokaw of how casting has become a part of fashion brand storytelling.

clock February 22, 2021Booth Moore

AMCKGroup app

Technology

AMCKGroup Launches Virtual Talent Agency Platform

The AMCKGroup app will help to manage and support the agency’s roster of dancers, models, creative directors, and more.

clock December 2, 2020Alexandra Pastore

New talent agency Community's roster of clients.

Media

Modeling Pros Found New, Uber Inclusive Talent Agency

Veteran agents of Elite and DNA are bringing their own ideas of representation to a new agency.

clock November 19, 2020Kali Hays

From Left: Valentina Sampaio, Juno Mitchell and Indya Moore

Fashion Features

Diversity in Modeling Should Include All Gender Identities

The modeling industry may look different than it did 60 years ago, but it still has work to do — particularly when it comes to gender diversity and LGBTQ inclusion.

clock October 30, 2020Luis Campuzano

Kate Upton

Fashion Scoops

CAA Fashion Division Signs Kate Upton

Upton was a key figure in fashion’s #MeToo movement.

clock August 10, 2020Booth Moore

Amelia Gray Hamlin

Fashion Scoops

Amelia Gray Hamlin Signed to Women 360 Management New York

The 19-year-old has spoken about her challenges with body image and mental health issues.

clock June 17, 2020Lisa Lockwood

Athlete and trainer Jason Robert

Fashion Scoops

Women 360 Reintroduces Men to the Board, Extends Curve Roster

The agency signed athlete and trainer Jason Robert and models Anna Agrelo, Anna Van Patten, Ellie Weston and Maria Reina.

clock May 15, 2020Obi Anyanwu

Ford Models

Mergers and Acquisitions

Ford Models Acquired by Brazilian Outpost

The modeling agency has been without a ceo in the U.S. since last year.

clock May 14, 2020Kali Hays

Coco Rocha

Media

Coco Rocha Talks Financial Transparency in the Modeling World

Rocha’s advise to models is that they must read their contracts carefully and understand what they’re signing.

clock September 11, 2019Lisa Lockwood

Models on the runway at Louis Vuitton's Fall 2014 menswear show.

Media

Wilhelmina Legal Spree Continues With $1M Suit Against Rival

The 52-year-old agency is also suing yet another model for going over to younger rival The Society.

clock August 27, 2019Kali Hays

Bethann Hardison and Fern Mallis

People

Pioneering Model and Activist Bethann Hardison Looks at Fashion’s Past and Present

Through the years, Hardison has championed diversity on designer runways and has called out the lack thereof as need be.

clock April 26, 2019Rosemary Feitelberg

Model and Founder of Modelland, Tyra Banks, speaks during the TIME 100 Summit, in New YorkTIME 100 Banks, New York, USA - 23 Apr 2019

Fashion Scoops

Tyra Banks Is on a Mission to Hire More Women of Color

The supermodel-turned-entrepreneur has long championed diversity and believes that the message must come from the top.

clock April 23, 2019Kathryn Hopkins

Coco Rocha

Legal

Coco Rocha Caught in Model Wars

The model and Nomad Mgmt, the modeling agency she co-founded, are being sued by rival agency for allegedly stealing trade secrets.

clock January 25, 2019Kellie Ell

President Women Management Worldwide

Media

Piero Piazzi on Models, Social Media Stars and Diversity

With a career spanning 35 years, Piazzi, the newly appointed president of Women Model Management Worldwide, has launched the careers of countless fashion models ranging from Marpessa to Mariacarla Boscono, Carla Bruni and Lea T.

clock October 30, 2018Luisa Zargani

Billie Eilish in the front rowCalvin Klein show, Front Row, Spring Summer 2019, New York Fashion Week, USA - 11 Sep 2018

Fashion Scoops

EXCLUSIVE: Billie Eilish Signs With Next Models

The 16-year-old singer gained 5 million Instagram followers in 2018 alone, and is the latest signing Next is betting on.

clock October 24, 2018Leigh Nordstrom

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John Elliott Opens New Location at Miami Design District

clock 9hObi Anyanwu

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