Maye Musk, the silver-haired mannequin, dietician, writer and mom to tech titan Elon Musk, has signed with CAA Style.
Musk, 71, has been modeling for 5 many years, showing on 4 Occasions Sq. billboards going again to the Sixties.
In her 60s, she turned a key determine in selling age inclusivity within the trend business, 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 diet enterprise for 45 years, and works as a public speaker, advisor and counselor on the subject. Musk was the primary dietician to be featured on a cereal field, and her newest ebook, “A Lady Makes a Plan,” is a bestseller in 20 nations.
A popular culture determine, too, she made headlines final spring when she used her eating room as a runway on Instagram, strutting to the music “Violence” by Elon’s associate Grimes, to lift cash for trend’s COVID-19 aid program, A Common Thread.
CAA Fashion, which was launched final 12 months by Christian Carino, has additionally signed Ebonee Davis. The mannequin/activist from Seattle has grow to be a voice for illustration in trend, penning a letter to the business on the topic in 2017 that turned a TED Speak titled “Black Woman Magic within the Style Trade.”
She has appeared in editorials for Vogue, Glamour and Sports activities Illustrated’s Swimsuit Subject, 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 trying to join with their African ancestry.