The Brown Agency is one the premier model and talent agencies in the whole state of Texas. The modeling agency has their headquarters based in Austin, TX and an additional office located in Dallas, TX. The Brown Agency was launched by president and CEO, Justin Brown in September of 2015. After Justin Brown’s previous agency, Wilhelmina Austin acquired Heyman Talent-South, the merge has allowed him to re-launch his former agency to become the full-service we know today as The Brown Agency. They actively manage over 450 models and talents that work in areas of fashion, television, movies, runway, commercials, voice-overs, trade shows and promotional events.
The Brown Agency hires local talent that is carefully selected by a team of experts that have a knack for knowing exactly what their clients are looking for. The agency’s models have been selected to walk on the runways of big names in fashion including Louis Vuitton. They’ve also graced the runways for the major New York Fashion Week, Dallas Fashion Week, Austin Fashion Week, Miami Swim Week and many other industry events. Their talents have done commercial television and print ads for brands like Dell, L’Oréal Paris, Toyota, Dodge Ram and thousands of other well-known brands. The agency receives a twenty percent cut for modeling gigs, a fifteen percent cut for commercials, film or TV jobs and ten percent for union related work. Check out blog.brownagency.co to see more.
CEO and founder, Justin Brown has a long history in the fashion industry, he even worked his way through college as a model. He was born in Reno, Nevada and was raised in the small town of Susanville, California. Brown studied business management in a college located in Southern California. He came across modeling while attending college and eventually landed work to train newbie fashion models until they acted as full professionals. Justin Brown learned all the tricks of the trade while working behind the scenes in the fashion industry before moving to Austin in 2005. Brown felt very connected to the city and had seen its full potential, he made his first moves to develop a modeling agency right away and has never looked back.