With the vision that talent development should be seen as a marathon and not a sprint, from discovery to the cover of Vogue, VDM provides personal management and services. Offering support, guidance and strategy to talent and their parents to achieve a long lasting successful career.
As a skilled manager and with a proven eye for new top talent, Jeroen van de Mast and his team have made VDM into one of Netherlands leading agencies, representing a strong portfolio of high fashion models and a constant flow of promising new talent.
Jeroen started his career as a talent manager for actors. He transferred to Elite Model Management in 1998 where he became director and shareholder of Elite. After 12 successful years of running Elite and building the Dutch Elite Model Look into a success he decided to launch his own agency in 2010 and started VDM Model Management.
Co-owner, former model Wendy Dubbeld, started her modeling career at the age of 16, and after 15 years of a very succesful international career, she joined forces with Jeroen. Her strong connections with the fashion industry after 2 decades in the business has helped create an even stronger agency. Wendy has worked for international brands and magazines like French Elle, Marie-Claire, US cosmopolitan, Aubade, Etros, Hermes, Women Secret, Graff Diamonds.
VDM is opening their new office in Barcelona; VDM Barcelona. Spain has become an excited market in Europe. There are many opportunities in Spain; it’s a diverse market, offering different clients in Barcelona which provides various opportunities for all.
The owner of VDM Barcelona Jeroen van de Mast brings deep knowledge of the Spanish market and relationships. We have already welcomed models to our board. We are ready to meet new talent, both industry talents and exciting new faces that will require more development.
With an extensive diverse network of international clients and partners, VDM represents an exclusive group of models who share the desire of a successful long lasting career.
We strive to manage and maximize every model to their full potential in his or her professional and personal growth.
VDM believes in the teamwork between the talent, parents and management, based on a good relationship of trust and strategy.