Paul and his team brought a new perspective to Courtier, the complete changeover from representing women to becoming a male only modeling agency shifted our focus and opened up new opportunities for both Courtier and the models we represent.
Scottsdale, AZ (PRWEB) February 07, 2012
Courtier Model and Talent Management today announces collaboration with world-renowned modeling agent Paul Fisher leading to a re-brand, a reality show, and the signing of new male models right off Mill Avenue in Tempe, Arizona.
Courtier has joined The Network, a global collaborative of modeling agencies who discover and share talent in cities large and small. The Network enables smaller, local agencies to compete in their respective markets for the first time in industry history.
The Network is the brainchild of legendary agent Paul Fisher, who has worked in the fashion industry for over 20 years and who has represented such clients as Naomi Campbell, Kimora Lee Simmons, Brooke Burke, Janice Dickenson, Carla Bruni, and many more. Mr. Fisher is CEO of The Network and his latest project is a reality TV show on the CW channel called “Remodeled.”
With “Remodeled” Mr. Fisher sets out to change the modeling industry from the inside out, by remodeling model agencies themselves. Courtier was selected to appear on “Remodeled” and their episode airs on February 8th at 9/8c on The CW.
During the filming of the Courtier episode, Mr. Fisher coached Courtier on a re-brand and advised the agency to shift its focus from representing mostly female models, to representing exclusive male models. To make this shift, Courtier needed new male talent. And with the help of Olga Tavarez and The Network, they scouted and signed several completely new models right off the street’s of Tempe near Arizona State University.
“Paul and his team brought a new perspective to Courtier,” said Recio Jackson, president. “The complete changeover from representing women to becoming a male modeling agency shifted our focus and opened up new opportunities for both Courtier and the models we represent.”
Included among the talent are 23 year old Hunter Morford, a Marketing major at ASU. “ I never thought about being a model, but now that I’m working with the best, I’m excited to see where it goes.”
Courtier will be hosting a special screening with celebrity gurus and star of the show Paul Fisher on the night of their “ReModeled” premiere Feb. 8th, 7pm at The Mint 7373 E. Camelback Rd. Scottsdale, AZ.
Courtier Model and Talent Management was founded in 2009, as a female modeling and talent agency. Representing female talent in runway locally, for charity events including American Cancer Society, Point Foundation, Women's Metropolitan Art Council (WoMac), Beautiful Confidence, and Face In The Mirror. As well as participating in Scottsdale and Phoenix Fashion Weeks by providing models, photographers and videographers for emerging designers and aspiring fashionistas.
Three years later, with the help of a fashion industry veteran, Paul Fisher and The Network Talent; Courtier Model and Talent Management was Remodeled to become the most powerful male modeling agency in the Southwest. Courtier discovers talent, polishes the "raw diamond", and promotes them to the top industry professionals around the world.