Maye Musk, the silver-haired mannequin, dietician, creator and mom to tech titan Elon Musk, has signed with CAA Trend.
Musk, 71, has been modeling for 5 a long time, showing on 4 Instances Sq. billboards going again to the Sixties.
In her 60s, she grew to become a key determine in selling age inclusivity within the trend trade, strolling the runway for Zero + Maria Cornejo, Peter Dundas, Philipp Plein and extra lately, and showing in magnificence ads because the oldest CoverGirl.
Along with trend, she has run her personal vitamin enterprise for 45 years, and works as a public speaker, marketing consultant and counselor on the subject. Musk was the primary dietician to be featured on a cereal field, and her newest e book, “A Lady Makes a Plan,” is a bestseller in 20 international locations.
A popular culture determine, too, she made headlines final spring when she used her eating room as a runway on Instagram, strutting to the track “Violence” by Elon’s associate Grimes, to boost cash for trend’s COVID-19 aid program, A Common Thread.
CAA Fashion, which was launched final yr by Christian Carino, has additionally signed Ebonee Davis. The mannequin/activist from Seattle has turn out to be a voice for illustration in trend, penning a letter to the trade on the topic in 2017 that grew to become a TED Discuss titled “Black Woman Magic within the Trend Business.”
She has appeared in editorials for Vogue, Glamour and Sports activities Illustrated’s Swimsuit Difficulty, and in campaigns for L’Oréal, Savage x Fenty, Ivy Park, Tommy Hilfiger and Pyer Moss.
In 2018, Davis based Daughter Org, a nonprofit instructional group, devoted to unifying youngsters of the diaspora. Daughter Org awards sponsorships to college students seeking to join with their African ancestry.