The Brown Modeling Agency is a leading modeling and commercial talent agency headquartered in Austin, Texas. Originally named Wilhelmina Austin, the modeling agency launched in 2010. After the acquisition of talent network Heyman Talent-South, Wilhelmina Austin re-launched in September 2015 as The Brown Modeling Agency. The combination of Wilhelmina Austin and Hayman Talent-South has created a talent and model agency providing strengths and skills from various backgrounds into a unified super agency. Currently, The Brown Modeling Agency is responsible for providing a full service talent agency to signed clients while representing reputable brands.
With Justin Brown serving as President and CEO, The Brown Modeling Agency is the top talent and modeling agency in Texas. Prior to moving to Austin, Brown gained experience working and modeling for various agencies in California. With LA experience, Brown moved to Texas, started a development business and eventually gained the attention of Wilhelmina, one of the oldest and largest full service model management companies in the world. Brown headed the modeling agency in Austin licensed under Wilhelmina in 2010. After joining forces with Michael Bonnee, head of Heyman Talent South, Brown continues to serve as the top executive for Brown Modeling Agency. Bonnee is responsible for working with models and clients representing the theatrical sector of the agency, while Brown is head of all operations within the agency.
Brown Modeling Agency currently operates offices in Austin and Dallas. The Brown Modeling Agency also holds a presence in the Los Angeles talent market. The Brown Modeling Agency represents clients in various markets with models featured on television, commercial, runway, film and print advertisements and editorials. In the past, the Brown Agency has placed models and talent with several notable brands including designer Louis Vuitton, beauty brand L’Oreal and car company Toyota. Additionally, models represented by the Brown Modeling Agency have walked on the runway for local shows in Texas including Austin Fashion Week and Dallas Fashion week, as well as national runway show Miami Swim Week. In order to scout for local talent and represent clients to a larger demographic, The Brown Modeling Agency holds an open casting call every Thursday at their headquarters in Austin, Texas. Follow their Instagram page to know more.