Elite Model Management is a modeling agency which originally started in 1972 in Paris, France. It then expanded to several other locations like Australia and many more places throughout the entire world.
Throughout the past decades, Elite Australia has made a proud history of offering great support to international and local charities by funding them from time to time. Amazing right? Sounds like philanthropy is in their DNA.
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Elite Australia started to explode in the scene of Australian fashion in 1988. It then started taking Australia and the entire universe at large by storm as it even caught the eye of the president of the original Elite group, John Casablancas.
Elite management models’ have graced runways for all major Australian Fashion Retail Centres and Fashion Brands. This is what has made their models to be on high demand by fashion pages of major fashion magazines, newspapers, catalogs, ad campaigns and TV commercials.
In 1988 it managed to build strong relationships in the new markets that were emerging. This included Seoul, Cape Town, Hong Kong, Kuala Lumpur, and Singapore. As a result, it made a way of opening other global offices, which happened a few years later.
Major photographers, editors, brands, designers, and clients fly to Australia to get a chance to work directly and exclusively with Elite models for many international campaigns. This model management has also booked its models into international magazines pages around the globe. That is what gives their models a lot of exposure in the industry.
Elite Australia has had the privilege of working with daughters of big and influential people like foreign ambassadors. Some of them that Elite has managed are from Japan, Italy, South Africa, and Norway.
Elite model management collaborated with John Casablancas in 1989 to create and launch “The Face”. In the 1990s, it ended up becoming a model search that was the most groundbreaking on the planet.
It ended up being the template for TV model search programs today as it sent fledgling models on an amazing road to success in major cities and countries.
Elite management agency also managed to launch Pulse sports management. Therefore, it ended up handling and managing media bookings for popular athletes during the 2000 Olympic Games in Sydney.
Today, Elite Australia is a fully independent organization. Its independence has helped it expand its network and relationships with a lot of modeling agencies across the universe. It’s also planning to continue nurturing and mentoring models by launching their careers internationally in every possible way.