Tag Archives: Models

What Happens When You Don’t Show Up To Your Scheduled Event

It’s time for another Pink Avenue rant and tonight I am furious. I will never understand why promotional models back out last minute, don’t show up, or send a text message minutes before an event with an excuse that I have heard a million times. I can not stress how many people are inconvenienced by

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It’s Time for Another Pink Avenue Models Pet Peeve

It’s time for another Pink Avenue Models pet peeve! The team does most of the staffing in house, we have a database of thousands of models from all parts of the country. These models have been chosen based on experience, photos, and recommendations. These are the models that we trust and reach out to when

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Pick Your Employers Wisely

I know we have blogged about this before because it has been a consistent problem in this industry. Last night I saw a post on one of the job boards about companies not paying their staff, ignoring their calls/emails, and treating their staff poorly. I have seen this happen so many times. We all know

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NACS 2017 – Chicago!

NACS is one of my favorite trade shows and it is finally coming back to Chicago! The last time NACS was in Chicago we staffed 75+ promotional models, it was one of our busiest weeks. This is a fun trade show for the models to work. The clients are relaxed, music is playing, there are

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The Truth Behind The Modeling Industry

A friend posted this on her Facebook yesterday and most of it wasn’t shocking. I started in the modeling industry at a young age and luckily I knew that I wouldn’t make a lot of money and that this career would be short lived. I went to college, earned two degrees and now do modeling

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Pick Your Promotional Modeling Agencies Wisely

The promotional models are at it again on social media. Today I saw a post on the Brand Ambassadors of San Francisco that talked about all of the new companies popping up. It’s true, I have seen so many new companies the past couple of years but most of them don’t last. You can only

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It’s Time for a Pink Avenue Rant

It’s time for a rant. This has happened a couple of times recently and it has happened in the same city. I worked as a promotional model for many years and am still heavily involved in the industry. I see the social media posts, I have friends that still work and I am aware of

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Don’t Cancel Last Minute

I don’t know how many times I have written about no call no shows or backing out last minute but it happened again. I don’t think promotional models know how big of an issue this is and how it puts everyone in a bad place. Here is an example of what happened late last night.

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Best Sunscreens for any Promotional Model

It is FINALLY getting warm in Chicago which means everyone is headed to the beach and street fests. Summer is the busiest season for promotional models here because there is so much going on. There will be a ton of outdoor events and promotions this Summer and we want all of the models to carry

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Has The Promotional Modeling Industry Died?

I have worked in this industry since I was 18 and my how has it changed. I remember when I first started working events all of the other promotional models I worked with were gorgeous, smart, reliable, responsible, outgoing and professional. They were friendly and we were part of a small circle and so lucky

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