DNA Model Management
DNA Model Management is a modeling agency in New York City, established in 1996 by Jerome and David Bonnouvrier, and is one of the top-three agencies in the world. DNA represents numerous notable models in the industry, including: Linda Evangelista, Alessandra Ambrosio, Natalia Vodianova, Amber Valletta, Doutzen Kroes, Shalom Harlow, Raquel Zimmermann, and Kristen McMenamy.
Actors Ian Somerhalder, Shemar Moore, and Matthew Gray Gubler, alongside Olympic gold medal figure skater Evan Lysacek, are managed under DNA Model Management's Men Celebrity division. The agency also hosts four of Models.com's "The Hot List" faces, which track "the most in-demand newcomers in the business": Maria Bradley, Codie Young, Vanessa Axente, and Edie Campbell. Bradley and Axente have both been interviewed for New York magazine.
In 1994, Jerome and David Bonnouvrier purchased NOW Model Management from Billy Rozenvig and Victoria Pressly and renamed it to Partners. Victoria worked with Partners for two years as an agent, until they became one of the top three agencies in the world. In 1996, Victoria left the agency and it was renamed to DNA.
Models currently represented by DNA Model Management, include:
- Official website
- Model Management in the Fashion Model Directory
- Model Management profile at models.com