Agency founders Ray Volant
and Susan Weinberg pride themselves in their approach to serving their clients' needs.
What exactly is the Bella Agency
Many successful models have found not only agency representation through Bella but overall guidance with regard to their careers.bringing to the table that has proven to aggressively compete with the many agencies in NYC?
Without a doubt...reputation!
contributions to the industry are well-known.
It was his
innovation that bridged the gap
between fashion, catalog, and commercial print modeling having founded the first commercial print division at a strictly high fashion agency.
Originally, fashion agencies only booked fashion and commercial print agencies only booked commercial print. Mr.
Volant's vision was to blend the two within a high fashion agency with the purpose of capturing a share of the already prosperous Commercial Print market.
That spurred the current trend in the industry whereby most agents cater to both if not more divisions.
With a combined 20 years of industry experience behind them, Ms. Weinberg and Mr. Volant
have created for themselves a reputation for excellence and have established a network of contacts throughout the marketplace. Bella Modeling Agency" src="https://emfiles.blob.core.windows.net/public/5232d6ea-fe2f-438d-81be-dcc60fed6efc.jpg" style="margin-top: 5px; margin-left:5px; margin-bottom:5px; " align="right" />Increasingly personal relationships and personality are playing a key role in their success.
Now an agent, Ray Volant started his career in the modeling industry on the other side of the camera.
Ray quickly went from Junior to senior agent at FFT, a small New York- based commercial print agency.
went on to FORD Models, where he
created and developed two of its most successful divisions- Commercial Print and Men II.
During this time he
built a stellar reputation as one of New York's top 50 agents.
and Ms. Weinberg are well known and admired throughout the industry for their professionalism, work ethic, and good nature.
and Ms. Weinberg believe in developing a model's career, paying close attention not only to those jobs they book today but also those jobs they aspire to have in the future.
It was important to Mr. Volant
and Ms. Weinberg to create an agency that incorporated the many values and principles they hold so dear.