Reviews: Industry Professionals

Reviews from Modeling and Acting Industry Professionals

 

"Barbizon provides connections from agents and managers from all over the world. For someone that’s not in Barbizon, it’s harder for them to get in touch with agents and managers to get represented and into the projects. It gives them a step up compared to non Barbizon contestants." ...

- Jessica Chung, Envy Model Management, LA

"Barbizon offers not only modeling and acting but gives our young people of America the ability to learn about themselves, leadership, self independence and motivation." ...

- Daryl Washington, Global Management 101, Dream Believe Know It Foundation

"Elite Chicago and Barbizon Midwest have enjoyed a very successful relationship for many years. We have discovered several beautiful girls that have turned into great models. Barbizon Midwest does a wonderful job at development and has supported Elite Chicago over the years." ...

- Jan Berendsen, Elite Model Management Chicago

"It’s (Barbizon) is preparing them for a career if that’s what they want. It shows them what to expect when they get out there. It’s the first step if you really want to be in the entertainment business." ...

- Joey Hunter, Modelwire

"When we get a model from Barbizon, we know they’re trained and professional." ...

- William Whitfield, Models International

"I am writing you to express my continued confidence in working with Barbizon. I feel that you are one of the agencies that truly know how to develop and train models for the international modeling industry. In my years of working with you, I know that when I see models from your agency I will always be guaranteed a level of professionalism and knowledge about the business so often lacking from your competition." ...

- Roman Young, Wilhelmina Models

"Barbizon is amazing to work with. They are professional and have a real knowledge of the industry that they use to prepare their students. I have had great success working with Barbizon." ...

- Randy Cazzalino, C/H Management

"Although previous comments may lead one to believe I am not in support of all modeling schools, it should be known, there are certain schools, which actually do a great job in being honest and discover incredible talent who have gone on to great, huge careers. The team at the Barbizon is one of those schools and has an incredible relationship with not only myself and The Network but with many top agencies around the world. They have “great” eyes for talent and have discovered some great talent."...

- Paul Fisher, CEO The Network, Star of the CWTV show Remodeled

"Oana recently did an interview with Aspiring Hollywood where she took the time to thank Barbizon. Oana has done a lot of print work for both Billabong and Bratz. She has also been involved in doing fashion shows for big names such as Hilary Duff and Mary-Kate and Ashley Olson! Oana’s advice for aspiring actors and models, Don’t give up! Give it your all & hope for the best!" ...

- Oana Gregory, of Disney productions' Kickin' It, Lab Rats and Crash & Bernstein

"Elite Chicago and Barbizon Midwest have enjoyed a very successful relationship for many years. We have discovered several beautiful girls that have turned into great models. Barbizon Midwest does a wonderful job at development and has supported Elite Chicago over the years." ...

- Jan Berendsen, Elite Model Management Chicago

"Although previous comments may lead one to believe I am not in support of all modeling schools, it should be known, there are certain schools, which actually do a great job in being honest and discover incredible talent who have gone on to great, huge careers. The team at the Barbizon is one of those schools and has an incredible relationship with not only myself and The Network but with many top agencies around the world. They have “great” eyes for talent and have discovered some great talent." ...

- Paul Fisher, CEO The Network, Star of the CWTV show Remodeled