Ford Models

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The Ford Modeling Agency, or as it is known today Ford Models, is an American international modeling agency based in New York City.wikipedia
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Eileen Ford

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It was established in 1946 by Eileen Ford and her husband Gerard W. Ford.
Eileen Cecile Ford (née Otte; March 25, 1922 – July 9, 2014) was an American model agency executive and co-founder of Ford Models with her husband, Gerard "Jerry" Ford, in 1946.

Gerard W. Ford

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It was established in 1946 by Eileen Ford and her husband Gerard W. Ford.
Gerard William "Jerry" Ford (October 2, 1924 – August 24, 2008) was an American businessman who in 1946 founded Ford Modeling Agency with his wife Eileen Ford in their apartment on the Upper East Side of Manhattan in New York City.

Ford Models Supermodel of the World

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In 1980, the company established the Ford Supermodel of the World Contest, which attracted more than 60,000 hopefuls annually from around the world.
The winner of the international final event receives a $250,000 modeling contract with Ford Models.

Katie Ford (CEO)

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Their daughter Katie Ford took over in 1995 after working in the agency for 16 years.
Mary Katherine "Katie" Ford (born 1955) is the former CEO of the modeling agency Ford Models, Inc. from 1995 until 2007.

Modeling agency

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The Ford Modeling Agency, or as it is known today Ford Models, is an American international modeling agency based in New York City. The company was the pre-eminent New York agency until John Casablancas of Elite Model Management opened up in the city, leading to the "model wars" of the 1980s.

Elite Model Management

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The company was the pre-eminent New York agency until John Casablancas of Elite Model Management opened up in the city, leading to the "model wars" of the 1980s.

Women Management

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Ford, like many of the original agencies of the 1970s, now has to compete with a broad field of contenders, such as Women, IMG and DNA.

IMG Models

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Ford, like many of the original agencies of the 1970s, now has to compete with a broad field of contenders, such as Women, IMG and DNA.

Free the Slaves

After leaving the company, Katie Ford became Global Ambassador for the anti-slavery/anti-human trafficking organization Free the Slaves.

Random House

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Ford Models has also lent its name to an imprint of Random House books, which created a series of teen novels that served to try and glamorize working with the agency.

Faithless servant

Ford Models charged that among other things the executive was liable to forfeiture of her compensation back to the company, inasmuch as she had been a “faithless servant.”

Scottsdale, Arizona

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In addition to the New York City headquarters, Ford Models has offices in Paris, Los Angeles, Miami, Chicago, and Phoenix, known as Ford RBA (Robert Black Agency).

Elite Model Look

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It is used to discover and launch female fashion models in the international fashion marketplace, like the similar Ford Models' Supermodel of the World contest.

Bettina Cirone

Bettina Cirone (August 19, 1933) is an American photographer, interviewer, and former Ford model who lives in the Upper West Side of New York, New York.

Lindsay Lohan

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Born and raised in New York, Lohan was signed to Ford Models as a child.

Monika Schnarre

In 1986, at age 14, Schnarre won the Ford Models "Supermodel of the World" contest, becoming the youngest model to ever win.

Luana Piovani

Piovani started her career as a Ford Models Agency model in 1990 and a year later spent some time working in Japan.

Adriana Lima

At age 15, Lima won Ford's "Supermodel of Brazil" competition, and took second place the following year in the Ford "Supermodel of the World" competition before signing with Elite Model Management in New York City.

Ulla Jones

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She appeared on numerous magazine covers during the 1960s, before she retired from the Ford Modelling Agency.

Vanessa Angel

At 16, she was signed by Ford Models and moved to New York City.

Brent Huff

Huff begin his career as a model after signing with Ford Models in New York and Nina Blanchard in Los Angeles.

Darlanne Fluegel

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She worked for Eileen Ford's modeling agency, Ford Models, and took acting lessons from Stella Adler.

Agneta Frieberg

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She was known for her extensive pictorial and commercial work throughout the 1960s, resulting in a decade-long career under the Ford Modeling agency.