Frequently Asked Questions
How long have you been in business?
VMH INTERNATIONAL MODELS has been in business for over 20 years. VMH MODELS is well-known within the industry
as an established, respected agency and is a leader in the development and placement of new models around the world.
Where are you located?
Our head office is based in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
What type of work do you book for your models?
VMH Models books all types of work for our models.
Bookings include editorial and commercial print, runway, TV commercials,
TV series' and feature films. Our models have appeared in all of the major
magazines including Vogue, Glamour, Elle, Cosmopolitan, Harper's Bazaar,
Seventeen, Marie Claire, Amica, Self, Shape, Details and Gear and have worked
for the fashion industry's leading clients including Giorgio Armani,
Givenchy, Versace, Dolce & Gabbana, Christian Lacroix, Bagley Mischka,
Gucci, Bill Blass, Valentino, Yves. St. Laurent, Clairol, Pantene, Ponds,
Matrix, Neiman Marcus, Target, Saks Fifth Avenue and Holt Renfrew.
Is there a fee to be a represented by VMH MODELS?
No, there is no fee to be represented by VMH Models.
The agency earns a commission when you work.
The standard agency commission is 20%. While there is no fee to
be represented by our agency, models are expected to cover their own
expenses such as composite cards, test shoots, etc.
Do I have to take modeling classes with your agency?
No, VMH Models is not a modeling school.
What type of models do you represent?
VMH Models represent female and male editorial models only. We represent commercial
female models, male models, child models, petite and plus-size models in our
Minx Models Division.
What are the age and height requirements of your agency?
VMH Models represents female models 15 years to 20 years, 5' 9" to 5' 11" and male models
18 years to 24 years, 6' 0" to 6' 2" only.
Our Minx Models Division has no
age or height requirements.
I would like to be a VMH model what do I do?
You may email us snapshots or professional photos.
For information on sending photos click here.
Do you have open calls?
No. You must submit your photos first.
If we are interested in you and you live in the Vancouver area we will then book
an appointment for you to meet our agents.
What if I don't live in the Vancouver area?
That's ok. Our models live all over the world. That is the nature of our business.
Our models travel constantly and we are used to working under these conditions.