Who We Are

As THE original Northwest based talent management company, SMG has garnered a distinctive reputation for strong talent, outstanding service, and ethical representation.  Exceeding our client’s expectations is paramount to us.

Established in 1978 by Joanne Meyers, the agency is still family-owned. Now run by her daughters, Kristy Petersen and Nicole Korman,  SMG is built on a solid foundation of history and service.  In an ever-changing industry this foundation gives the SMG team a definite edge in navigating the best path for our talent’s enduring success.

With a long list of notable discoveries, SMG carefully considers each talent before we offer representation and then commits to helping our talent reach their fullest potential.  Each journey is unique and SMG embraces our talent’s personality, individual strengths and aspirations to create endless opportunities.


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Rules of participation:

Terms and Conditions: By submitting an entry you have expressly acknowledged that you have carefully reviewed and understood all of the terms and conditions listed below and voluntarily agree to the same. ARV $1000.

General: This contest is void where prohibited by law. No purchase necessary to enter. Minimum of 3 submissions per entrant. Contest begins Saturday, June 18th, 2016. Last day for a general entry is August 18th, 2016. The winner will be announced September 1st, 2016. All entries must be submitted by August 18th at 11:59PM. Any entry made after that day will be automatically disqualified.

Eligibility: The Contest is open to all legal and permanent male and female residents of Washington State and the United states who are between the ages of 14 and 25 as of June 1, 2016. Girls participants must be at least 5'8 tall without shoes and men should be at least 6 feet tall without shoes. Employees and immediate family members of SEATTLE MODELS GUILD, LLC and their affiliates, parents, subsidiaries, and agents are not eligible. Participants under the age of 18 must receive permission from their parents or guardian prior to entry. Models who already have agency representation cannot be entered as models in the contest. Individuals who have appeared or are scheduled to appear in national television programs, movies or national advertising campaigns, including print advertisements or featured editorial appearances in national magazines, and/or in national television commercials are not eligible to be represented.

How to Enter: Starting June 18th, 2016, you can visit our Instagram account @smgmodels for directions on how to enter. Entrant must follow SMGmodels on Instagram and Snapchat. You must re-post our photo on your Instagram page. You must "tag" three of your best-looking friends, who must reside in WA. You must use "hashtag" #BeSMG on all entries.

Selection of Winner: The winner will be decided in the last two weeks of the contest and will be determined by the general public on an online voting platform. Up to ten (10), semi-finalists will be selected by SMG for the final round of voting. Only one winner will be selected. The entry with the most votes by August 31st 016 at 11:59 PM will win. The individual who finds the model will receive a prize of $1000. The model signed will receive a contract with Seattle Models Guild and a free photo shoot from a professional photographer.

Winner Notification: Winners will be notified via Instagram private message. All prizes must be redeemed from the Seattle Models Guild within thirty (30) days of the contest end date unless otherwise stated in the contest's official rules.

Legal: Persons who violate any rule, gain unfair advantage in participating in the Contest, or obtain winner status using fraudulent means will be disqualified. Seattle Models Guild may waive any of these rules at it's sole discretion. Any attempt by an entrant or any other individual to deliberately circumvent, disrupt, damage or undermine the legitimate operation of this Contest is a violation of criminal and civil laws. Should such an attempt be made, Seattle Models Guild reserves the right to seek civil and/or criminal prosecution and/or damages from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. By participating, where allowed by law, all participants and winner(s) grant Seattle Models Guild exclusive permission to use their names, characters, photographs, voices, videotape, and likenesses in connection with the promotion of this and other contests and waive any claims to royalty, right, or remuneration for such use. By participating in the Contest, each participant and winner waives any and all claims of liability against Seattle Models Guild, its employees and agents, the Contest's sponsors and their respective employees and agents, for any personal injury or loss which may occur from the conduct of, or participation in, the Contest, or from the use of any prize. In order to receive a prize, participants must sign an official waiver form provided by the Company.