Brand Model and Talent Agency, known nationwide as one of the largest and most competitive agencies in the industry, has a track record of discovering top talent, and The District is thrilled to partner with the agency for this exciting event
Tustin, Calif. (PRWEB) July 15, 2009
The District at Tustin Legacy, Orange County's newest shopping and entertainment destination, and Brand Model and Talent Agency today announced the open call for Brand Model's 2009 Model Search. Unsigned guys and girls ages 15-25 are invited to participate in the event, hosted at The District at Tustin Legacy from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, August 1, 2009.
Finalists will vie for coveted prizes including a one-year contract with Brand Model and Talent Agency, a full pictorial spread in 944 Magazine's Fall Fashion Issue, Orange County's publication written for the young and affluent, a $500 Visa Gift Card from The District at Tustin Legacy, a photo session exceeding $500 in value with Joe Regan, renown travel and fashion photographer and a one-year membership to LA Fitness.
"Brand Model and Talent Agency, known nationwide as one of the largest and most competitive agencies in the industry, has a track record of discovering top talent, and The District is thrilled to partner with the agency for this exciting event," said Kimberly Daskas, director of marketing and strategic sponsorship for The District at Tustin Legacy. "We hope to attract hundreds of promising individuals and help create two new faces in the industry."
Timeline of Events
- Saturday, August 1 - Open call will take place at The District at Tustin Legacy from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Judges will review applications and announce the finalists later in the day.
- Wednesday, August 5 - The top contenders will take part in a runway exercise at Brand Model and Talent Agency for the next leg of the competition, where they will be trained by top industry professionals.
- Saturday, August 8 - Finalists will take part in a fashion show featuring clothes, accessories and hair and makeup from popular District stores. Gregory Zarian, an international powerhouse and one of the most acclaimed, sought-after faces in the modeling industry and Brand Model and Talent Agency model, will emcee the event along with a panel of familiar Orange County faces as judges. The panel of judges will include: Greer Wylder, of Greer's OC, Mona Shah of Moxxe PR, Don Bartolo of 944 Magazine, Patty Brand and Linda Robirds of Brand Model and Talent Agency and travel and fashion photographer, Joe Regan.
"Our portfolio of exciting modeling events has garnered tremendous high-level support," said Patty Brand, owner of Brand Model and Talent Agency. "The model search promises to be competitive, engaging and entertaining--a truly compelling contest for participants and observers alike."
Brand Model's 2009 Model Search is sponsored by Brand Model and Talent Agency, Blue C Advertising, 944 Magazine, LA Fitness, Live OC Magazine, Johnny B, Color Edge and travel and fashion photographer, Joe Regan. To download an application, visit http://www.brandmodelsearch.com.
About The District at Tustin Legacy
The District at Tustin Legacy is Orange County's newest shopping and entertainment destination. A one million square-foot lifestyle center boasting your favorite retailers such as: Whole Foods Market, Costco, Target, Lowe's and TJ Maxx/Home Goods. The District also has many specialty retail shops, including, Pinkberry, and Yabe Optik; as well as, service and health & beauty focused businesses like Wells Fargo Bank, Legacy Cleaners, Facelogic, and Mode Salon Aveda. Pei Wei Asian Diner, Lucille's Smokehouse Bar-B-Que, Bistro West, Marmalade Cafe and The Winery Restaurant & Wine Bar are just a few of the many dining options that can be found here.
However, what really sets The District apart from other shopping experiences is The District Promenade, which is positioned at the center of the venue featuring a variety of entertainment, retail, and dining options such as: Madison Bleu, Angelic Boutique, JT Schmid's Restaurant & Brewery, RA Sushi, Auld Dubliner Irish Pub, Bluewater Grill Seafood Restaurant and AMC Tustin 14. To learn more, visit http://www.thedisticttl.com.
About Brand Model and Talent Agency
The Brand Model and Talent Agency is a full-service SAG franchised agency servicing clients nationwide. Founded in 1986 by Patty Brand, the agency started in a small office with a vision and a few models. Today, Brand Model and Talent is known from New York to L.A. as one of the largest and most competitive agencies in the industry. Specializing in many areas, Brand Model and Talent has grown to include several departments: Print, Commercial, Tradeshow, Kids, Runway, New Faces, Plus Sizes, and Classics. Still Utilizing that same vision, Patty Brand continues to work daily with her team of bookers leading the industry into the future. For more information, visit http://www.brandmodelandtalent.com.