“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.
Veteran agents of Elite and DNA are bringing their own ideas of representation to a new agency.
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.
The 19-year-old has spoken about her challenges with body image and mental health issues.
The agency signed athlete and trainer Jason Robert and models Anna Agrelo, Anna Van Patten, Ellie Weston and Maria Reina.
Rocha’s advise to models is that they must read their contracts carefully and understand what they’re signing.
The 52-year-old agency is also suing yet another model for going over to younger rival The Society.
Through the years, Hardison has championed diversity on designer runways and has called out the lack thereof as need be.
The supermodel-turned-entrepreneur has long championed diversity and believes that the message must come from the top.
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.