Adriana Lima was born June 12, 1981 in Salvador, Brazil. At the age of 15 she entered and one Ford Model’s “Supermodel of Brazil” model search. Soon after she entered Ford Model’s “Supermodel of the World” and came in second place. Several years after these contests, Lima moved to NYC and signed on with Elite Model Management. Her early modeling work included editorials in various editions of V[...]
 
 
 
Raquel Zimmermann was born May 6, 1983 in Bom Retiro do Sul, Brazil. She was discovered at the age of 14 by a scout in Porto Alegre, Brazil. She started modeling in Japan, and then moved to Paris. Not long after she was featured on the cover of Vogue Italia, shot by Steven Meisel. Raquel Zimmerman has worked on fashion campaigns for: Alexander McQueen, Balenciaga, Bloomingdales, Bottega Veneta,[...]
 
 
 
Rosie Huntington-Whiteley was born April 18, 1987 in Plymouth, Devon, England. She began modeling at the age of 16, with her first modeling job for Levi’s. Her first major modeling job was in 2004, when she did a shoot for Teen Vogue. In 2006, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley was signed by Victoria’s Secret. She has walked for: Givenchy, Burberry, Oscar De La Renta, Valentino, Michael Kors, Roberto[...]
 
 
 
Miranda May Kerr (born 20 April 1983) is an Australian model best known as one of the Victoria's Secret Angels since mid-2007. She is the first Australian to participate in the Victoria's Secret campaign, and also represents Australian fashion chains Portmans and David Jones. Kerr began modeling in the fashion industry when she was 13, starting at Chaay's Modelling Agency, and soon after winning a[...]
 
 
 
Jessica Stam was born April 23, 1986 in Kincardine, Ontario. She was discovered at a Tim Horton’s by an agent from the International Model Management agency in Ontario. She has appeared on the cover of several international versions of Vogue, Numero, and many other top fashion magazines. Jessica Stam has walked the runway for: Victoria’s Secret, Chanel, Christian Lacroix, Christian Dior, Givenchy,[...]
 
 
 
Gisele Bündchen was born July 20th, 1980 in Três de Maio, Rio Grande do Sul, southern Brazil. Bündchen was discovered by Elite Model Management in São Paulo at a shopping mall. She finished second in the Elite Look of the Year, and fourth overall in the world version of the same contest. In 1996, Bündchen moved ton New York City for her first Fashion Week. She has worked on many campaigns for t[...]
 
 
 
Stephanie Seymour was born in San Diego, California on July 23, 1968.  Seymour began as local model at the age of 16, and then in 1983 she was a finalist for the Elite Model Management “Look of the Year” modeling contest in its first year of operation. During the early days of Victoria’s Secret mail order catalog and its retail outlets, Stephanie Seymour was very prominently featured on its pag[...]
 
 
 
Daria Werbowy was born on November 19, 1983 in Krakow, Poland, and moved to Mississauga, Canada when she was three years old. At age 14 she won a national modeling contest and was discovered by Susan J. Model and Talent in Toronto before signing with Elite Model Management. In 2002 she signed an exclusive deal with Prada, which effectively launched her modeling career. In 2003 Werbowy appeared [...]