International supermodel - Charismatic singer, writer, actor
British-born Naomi Campbell has conquered the fashion industry with her incomparable physique and electrifying presence. She has set magazine covers ablaze and with her no-nonsense attitude that together have made her an international celebrity.
Discovered on the streets of London’s Covent Garden when she was just fifteen years old, Campbell soon had the entire fashion world clamoring to capture her inimitable look. Her first cover shoot was for British Elle. She was the first black model to appear on the covers of Time magazine as well as on the French and British Vogue. She has also worked with the greatest photographers in the world, including Patrick DeMarchelier, Steven Meisel, Richard Avedon, Herb Ritts, Mario Testino, and Peter Lindbergh.
Campbell has walked for the greatest designers and has fronted campaigns for Ralph Lauren, Versace, Jazz, Francois Nars, Dolce & Gabbana, and Dsquared. Become of her iconic status, she has been chosen to headline the campaign of cellular phone companies Tim (Italy) and Vivo (Brazil,) and has worked for many lifestyle brands such as Pirelli, Rocawear, H&M, and Louis Vuitton.
Proving that her talents reach far beyond the realm of being a supermodel, Campbell has channeled her interests into creative ventures including singing, writing, and acting. She has brought her charisma to the world of television and film, acting alongside international stars, including appearances in films by Michelangelo, Antonioni, Steve DiMarco, and Spike Lee. As a writer, she co-authored a best-selling novel, Swan, followed by a photo book Naomi, with introductions from friends and admirers Iman and Quincy Jones.
Campbell has drawn international attention to her fundraising efforts on many different projects including the Nelson Mandela Children’s Fund, Fidel Castro’s Cuban Children’s Fund, joined the Dali Lama in fundraising efforts through UNESCO to build kindergartens for poor communities worldwide. She was also the face of the first Fashion Targets Breast Cancer campaign in 1996.
Continuing to surprise, Campbell is always adding new achievements to her illustrious career. As a successful entrepreneur, she launched her own cosmetics brand and NC.Connect, her own lifestyle, branding, and events company in New York that boasts a prestigious client roster. These business achievements, along with her ongoing modeling engagements and charity work, ensure that continues to impress.