BUILDING A CAREER

Jeff Mother Mary

The key to success as a model, is not to focus on “having” a career, but “building” a career. It is the key to building something with longevity. As we launch a new face, in some ways, it’s the easy part. You find, groom, and develop. When it’s time, you launch into the fashion stratosphere & you see what happens. As …

EVERYBODY DOESN’T KNOW

Mary Uncategorized, Mother Mary

We realize more every single day that people have no idea what it really takes to make a successful model. It takes a village of committed, dedicated, supportive, talented people who give of themselves and love & encourage throughout the entire journey. From aspiring model, to new face, to established model, to top success story, they all deserve and need …

“IT’S NOT PERSONAL”

Mary Mother Mary

Last night Jeff and I sat down and watched the 1998 movie (one if my favorites) You’ve Got Mail. There is a scene in the movie towards the end after Meg Ryans character has to close her family business, a book store. She is told “it’s not personal, it’s business.” I love when her character says she isn’t buying into …

Family Tree – Ashton Kutcher

Mary Family Tree

Part of the relaunch of our website is continuing a series called “Family Tree”, where I share a bit about each of our models, a bit about their story, and what makes them special in our eyes. Granted, Ashton has moved on from modeling…as a matter of fact, he landed That 70’s Show less than a year after I scouted …

Family Tree – Lindsay Lullman

Mary Family Tree

One of our first discoveries after our move to Saint Louis in 2001, was a thirteen year old beauty named Lindsay Lullman,  shopping with her mom at Border’s book store. She was a bit taken back when we first approached her, as she was more quiet and shy, at least that first day she was. We gave her mom our information but it …