Modeling Agencies in Kenya offering work opportunities for new aspiring models in the fashion and modelling industry. List of job assignments include TV spots, commercials, advertisements, billboards, video clips, photoshoots as photomodels for magazines and catalogs, runway shows as well as promotional events for products and events. Additional modelling gigs offered cover product demonstration, advertising, hosting and public relations (PR) for events. Each agency has its own requirements for the models it represents and has an open casting call for men and women that wish to participate in auditions.
• Models fitting the agency requirements can apply for work opportunities.
• Producers can contact the agency for hiring models for their events
The agency’s job is to provide client businesses with models for their campaigns and productions. Most agencies undertake themselves the production of print campaigns and some films while it is common to participate in beauty pageants or other modeling contests. Some agents also operate modelling schools that offer model and talent training additionally to recruitment. They offer exclusive or non-exclusive management and typically take a commission out of the enrolled model’s fee. They can also employ creative artists such as photographers, makeup, hair and fashion stylists need for their productions. Agents can have a training department or operate a talent school where newcomers gain necessary camera experience and build up their portfolio book.