On this website I had the great pleasure in working with Laurie Kanes in branding garments made from other parts of the world from women who don't have easy access to markets.
A mother, wife, friend and designer who brings us authentic hand made swim suits from her hometown back in Brazil. Her swim suits are comfortable, creative and are of high quality.
Shooting short films with this merchansiding/ beauty and health website taught me a lot about the extended amount of hours input to produce a awesome short video.
Renee is another great inspirational women I respect dearly. This warm, caring, pharmacists form the east coast decided to move to Silicon Valley with her husband and left her career to pursue her true passion in fashion. She helps distribute merchandisers from USA designers mainly from New York and brings us an edgy, casual attire for the everyday wear.
I met mimi from a mutual friend we have, little did I know she'd be the designer whom I'd be working close to for the next year. Mimi was such an inspiration to me because here was a women who was accomplished as a respected engineer but left her comfort zone to pursue her real passion. She is loving, generous and extremely talented. I am proud to see her evolve to the amazing designer she is.
My first time walking the runway when signed with Fords Modeling Agency in San Francisco. This was a very exciting yet frighting moment for me as I had no idea what I was doing and I remember looking at the other models I was working with wondering if they were just as anxious as me. We now talk about this day and laugh because the same emotions I was going through they experienced too!
Dr.Kim has been our family doctor since before I hit puberty. Not only has he always treated my family and I for all these years he later found out I was modeling and gave me the opportunity to do some marketing campaings for him. He is and will continue to be my favorite dentist of all time.
The first 3D printing device available to the market. A fun shoot filled with astonishing memories of the creations this device could do.
Being a part of the GEV pulication allowed me to learn more about the elaborate work that goes on in producing gastronomic scientific foods that incorporate three main componets: social, artistic and technical techniques in cooking. One can easily get use to the fine wine and dine lifestyle.
I did one of their new makeup campaigns and got dressed up as a beautiful African queen.
Macy has hired me a few times to do small runway show events at local malls in the Bay Area.
I came out in a documentary on the famous Napa Valley wine train.
Being a hair model is job that required you being okay with 5+ hours of hair pulling and fidgeting! I can't imagine someone spending that many hours in doing thier hair but for a extravegant hair show its totally approriate.
"Shrimp Boy" Raymund Chow
Some friends and I got to play bad kids while filming the documentary of the notorious Shrimp Boy.
I was published a few times in the SF chronicles but this was my first issue on the news paper. I was the opening and closing model for Daniel Sudar a local San Francisco designers. The fashion show was a funraiser to help eliminate violence, we had some celebritiies join the campaign and enjoyed our time at the cliff hotel where the show took place.
Fords Modeling Agency
Signed at 19 years of age with the biggest modeling agency in the world changed and rocked my world. I didn't have a clue what to expect and I can honestly say that all it did for me was stamp a name of prestige to voucher my talent. After 6 months hard work with no financial gain, Ford's office in SF closed and I moved on to another local agency in San Francisco called LOOK. I've been with them since then.
San Jose Soccer Legue
A few local girls and I got hired to do a photoshoot for soccer game campaign we were promoting. This was before getting signed with a modeling agency. Getting my feet wet in the artist world.