In the summer of 2015 Justin Brown brought the Brown Agency to life which is a full service modeling and talent agency; formally Wilhelmina Austin, which was part of the world famous Wilhelmina network. As the Brown Agency, they have become a leader within the industry and brought a piece of the market to central Texas that did not previously exist. Talents of this agency have worked for brands like Louis Vuitton, Dell, Toyota, L’oreal, and many other recognizable companies. Models have participated in events such as Austin Fashion Week, Dallas Fashion Week, New York Fashion Week, and Miami Swim Week among others.
According to their website, blog.brownagency.co, you do not have to be unusually tall or thin to qualify for modeling or acting jobs, there are many jobs for a variety of looks, sizes, and capabilities. Runway and High Fashion modeling generally does require tall and thin. However, for commercial print work, like magazines, books, and billboards, the company decides the look they desire to connect with their target audience, opening this field up to a wide variety of individuals. Changes in society has lead to an increase in demand for plus sized models, having a few extra pounds should not frighten you away from a goal of modeling or acting. The agency also offers work with in commercial and real life television, film, industrial videos, voiceover, conventions, trade show, and promotional and corporate events.
Justin Brown, was a model through out college, where he studied business management. He was always more interested in behind the scene action and enjoyed working as a development and placement agent, where he trained models to behave like pros then found them work. He continues this today at the Brown Agency, where he and his staff manage the careers of 450+ talents.