Wednesday, September 30, 2009

Our Talent Meet NICK CANNON at LeBron's Bike-A-Thon

We bet that most of you, would simply flip over the idea of a meet-and-greet with Nick Cannon... Well, how about meeting this superstars and getting paid while you're at it?! Our talent were at LeBron’s “King for Kids” Bike-A-Thon in Akron, but, you may not recognize them since they were dressed as Nickelodeon characters having lots of fun interacting with the kids! You can bet the likeable personalities of Amber Lee, Ashlie Kell, Megan Varga, Rys Weaver, Shimena Jasinto, and Chelsea Perkins made Brobee, Spongebob, and Dora the hits of the event and you can bet that our models also had a blast at the event since they were able to do a meet Nick Cannon! What a sweet event and a cool memory!

Camera Saavy Barbizon Grads Take Over the Pages of Improvements Magazine

Don’t flip too quickly or you may miss our talent on the pages of Improvements! Cynthia Bradley, enjoyed participating in a recent fall shoot for the gadget-zine Improvements, while our client also booked Dan Turner, Juanita Penna, and Julie Powers who proudly shot for the winter catalog. No matter the season, our models are in style and in demand!

Thursday, September 24, 2009

Barbizon Grad Liz Vining Books Voice-Over Work for 2 Animated Series!

Liz Vinning, originally from Mount Vernon, Ohio and a Barbizon of Akron Graduate, is also a Pro-Model and Talent Hollywood transplant who is enjoying life and the experience of acting in the movie and TV capital of the world to the absolute fullest. Liz’s talents are hard to go unrecognized which is why many of the auditions she goes on conclude with grand success. In the last few months, Ms. Liz booked a voice-over gig for the animated web series titled: “Hot Businesswomen” and “My Life Plus Animals”. Liz is represented by a top voice-over agency in Los Angeles that continues to provide her with terrific opportunities! Way to go!

Wednesday, September 23, 2009

Barbizon of Akron Grad & Pro-Model Alum/Fashion Model, Marissa Irwin, Travels to Italy

Italy is home to romance, delicious food, incredible history and soon to be a temporary dwelling for model Marissa Irwin, of North Canton, Ohio who is listed with The Wilhelmina Agency in New York City. This globe trotting beauty will soon be leaving her home base, New York City to work in the city of eternal sunshine—LA. Then, she’s jetting off to Europe to waltz her way through the ruins of ancient Italian cities throughout the bulk of October and November We can’t wait to hear about all the bookings this beauty has snagged while in Los Angeles and eagerly anticipate what is to come while in Italy! What a wonderful way to see the world!

Saturday, September 19, 2009

Barbizon Grad Jess Dyer in Print for Gojo

Jessica Dyer had a great hand-le on a recent GoJo hand modeling project for a series of long-term care companies! Jessica was booked for the job due to her pretty hands but that’s not all that impressed the client… Jess was a pure hit due to her professionalism and knowledge on set... And as a result is already getting booked for other projects.

Wednesday, September 16, 2009

Barbizon Grad Gary Tisor Stars in Webisode for Hot Pockets

Take a look at our fabulous guy Gary Tisor hauling an oxygen tank around for this Hot Pockets "Webisode". We just had to share this humorous bit with all of you and encourage you to pass it along to all your friends and family!!

Wednesday, September 9, 2009

John Jones on American Greetings Card

AW! Everyone look at the cutie pie on the card! In this case we’re talking about John Jones who looks absolutely irresistible on a heart warming Mother’s Day card! Our little guy’s card will be available for purchase in the American Greetings aisle during the 2010 Mother’s Day season and is sure to fly off the shelves. Be sure to grab one for yourself and brag that you got a preview of the card here first!

Saturday, September 5, 2009

Barbizon of Akron Alums in Key Bank Television Spot

Get ready to spot a slew of our uber-talented actors and actresses in action for a video production gig for Key Bank! Our crew of talent including: Christian Hayes, Lynn Koehler, Claude Jordan, William Smith, Kelly Goins and Harjinder Singh will act as helpful bank tellers in the upcoming television spot.

Wednesday, September 2, 2009

Local Talent Gary Tisor, Bev Baum, Bill Walko, and Claude Jordan in Print for COSE

COSE, an organization in Northeastern Ohio has enlisted the good looks and high talents of Gary Tisor, Bev Baum, Bill Walko, and Claude Jordan for an upcoming photoshoot. Our quartet of talent are thrilled to be called upon for some more face time in front of the camera with this widely-known local company and can’t wait to earn a nifty paycheck too! Lookin' good!