Network International Models and Talent
In order for our relationship to get off to a good start, it is important for you to understand what Network International can offer, as well as what we cannot offer.
Network International was created in 1990, by Patrik Simpson. With over sixteen years of knowledge and experience in the modeling and acting industry. He has become a savvy leader in the highly competitive field of fashion and entertainment. Last year, Mr. Simpson served as President of MAAI (Modeling Association Of America International), with such authority, and made many progressive strides for the organization, that he was appointed Trustee, and will serve as the new Secretary in July of 2005. While studying to be a stockbroker in college, he was discovered by a local photographer, and began a modeling career. After a short stint as a runway model in the early 80’s, he began his career in the industry, working as a Casting Assistant for Judi Keppler and Sally Pearle, two of Hollywood’s leading ladies in the entertainment arena. Patrik assisted casting on several well-known television and film productions, such as “Santa Barbara”, “Cheers”, “Thirty Something”, “Moonlighting”, “The Blob”, “The Wonder years”, and worked on Michael Jackson’s “Moonwalker” video.
Patrik implemented a commercial casting division at “Judi’s Casting Service”, and worked on major accounts, such as “La Gear”, “Diet Pepsi”, and “Suntory Whiskey. After opening a print division at the casting office, he knew it was time to open his own company. In 1990, Network International Models and Talent was born ! The concept was to create an international scouting headquarters, dedicated to seeking out potential models and actors; to design and produce highly marketable portfolios and Zed-Cards, and to present them, along with previously established clients, to the motion picture and fashion industries in the United States, Europe and Asia.
Network International Models and Talent represents men, women and children, all ages / types for all aspects of the entertainment industy. There are four branch offices to serve you : Beverly Hills, CA., Scottsdale, AZ., Tucson, AZ., New Orleans, LA.
Network International was created to seek out American youth, deemed with the utmost potential, to groom and package them
with the very best possible portfolio and professional tear sheets from their experience overseas.
Network International provides a gateway for talented American youth to enter into the motion picture and fashion industry, by grooming, training, packaging, promoting and exposing our faces at International Model and Talent Conventions several times a year throughout out the United States.
Network International has showcased models and talent at events in Miami and New York annually, and have won numerous awards, scholarships and have signed their models to work in every major market. Past awards have included, “Agency Of The Year”, “Group Runway”, “Overall Agency Excellence Award”, and they have represented winners for “Female Model Of The Year”, “Overall Child Model”, “Overall Preteen”.Network International is here to develop and streamline the technique of scouting and discovering local and fresh new faces for both industries. We are a full-service company, booking models and actors for National Commercials, Feature Films, Runway, Magazines, Billboards, Promotions, Tradeshows, Catalogs, Music Videos and Industrials.
Network International Models have been placed in all major markets to work such as Paris, Milan, Athens, New York, Taipei, Tokyo and Mexico City.
Network International Models have been featured on the “Fort Mc Dowell Casino” billboards, and graced the covers of International Fashion Magazines. Recent printwork includes ““Ralph Lauren”, “Armani”, “Panasonic”, “Gucci”, “Micah Jeans”, “Diet Jell-o”, “Tannery West”, “Tosca Oil”, “Gillette Satin Care”, “IONAZ”, “944”, “Label Horde”, “Scottsdale 101 North”, “Bride To Be”, “Arizona Parents Guide” and “”Instinct” magazines.
Network International Models have Walked the runway for numerous internationally recognized fashion designers, and have been showcased in Fashion Shows and events at the hottest clubs, like “Next”, “Myst”, “Axis-Radius”, “Martini Ranch”, “Elixir”, and now Network is hosting a monthly fashion event at “Flux”.
Network International Talent have been featured in National Commercials and Major Film Productions. Recent clients include “Anna Nicole Show”, “Average Joe 2”, “Paradise Hotel”, “Forever Eden”, “Fear Factor”, “The Arizona State Fair”, “LifeChangers Preschool”, “Brewer Caldwell Realty”, “Toyota” “Harley Davidson” and “McDonalds”.
Wendy McClendon-Covey of “Reno 911” fame was one of Network’s first clients.Network International has helped contribute to the success of many models and actors that you currently see in mgazines, on television, and in motion pictures.
Several “Network discoveries” have had remarkable success: Stephanie Copperman was pegged by “Kelllogs” as the “Rice Krispies” girl, and had a national commercial running for quite some time. Alexa Diaz has been booked in markets all over the world. She has been on the cover of “Fashion Market” magazine twice, and recently booked “Maxim” magazine. Sonya Atkinson is currently living in New York, and is on three romance novel covers at Barnes and Noble, in addition, she has booked printwork with “Panasonic”, “Calabria Water”, “Tosca Oil”, and is featured on the cover of two comic book series.