519-222-7624 info@cameomodels.com
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Cameo Models has proudly celebrated 50 years as a top model and talent agency in Waterloo Region. Our models and actors have worked in local, national and international print, magazine covers, runway, TV commercials, music videos, theatre, and television shows.

Cameo Models is a high-calibre, multi-service agency, offering fashion show production as well as excellent representation. We provide fantastic training and development and we dedicate ourselves to promoting and booking our models and actors!

Cameo works to recognize, nurture, and develop new models and guides established talent throughout their modelling and acting careers. One of Cameo’s highest profile successes was in the discovery of Rebecca Hardy, of Waterloo Region, who won the reality television show Canada’s Next Top Model. Rebecca has gone on to grace numerous magazine covers and work in music videos and television. In 2007, she also landed a major contract with CoverGirl. We are always scouting for the next superstar in Waterloo Region!

Our classes are open to everyone who has an interest in sharing our passion for self-improvement! Over the years, we have seen an abundance of students thrive in their personal journey of self development. Cameo is so proud to be A PART of that success!

Lena Herold

Owner and Director

Lena started her personal development training at Cameo Models over 30 years ago. She went on to take modelling classes and competed at the Modelling Association of Canada Convention where she was spotted and signed with an agency in Toronto and New York . She has worked in print, runway and commercials. Lena has spent time instructing the modelling and acting program and has worked in all areas of fashion show production.

Since then Lena has successfully transitioned to Director while training models; booking; and placing models into larger modelling markets. Cameo Models has continued to be a dominate agency for models and talent in Waterloo Region.

Our Staff

Geanna Bean is an assistant teacher at the Kitchener-Waterloo Bilingual School, where she has helped to educate students for the past 14 years. Her mother enrolled her in modelling classes beginning at age 12. Geanna graduated from a full modelling program and has walked many of Waterloo Regions biggest shows over the past 30 years, has worked in theatre, and continues to book commercial work. In addition, she has been a certified etiquette trainer since 2011. As an educator, Geanna believes in developing and promoting kindness, responsibility, self-awareness and self-respect; she feels these qualities are key components for a successful and happy life. Geanna has a teenage daughter and lives in Waterloo. We are thrilled to have her instruct at Cameo!

Shayla Herold took her full year modelling course 10 years ago. After her graduation she attended the Canadian Model and Talent Convention and was signed by a Toronto agency. She went on to work in two commercials and also enjoyed participating and placing in pageants. She is excited about the opportunities to work in this modelling market. She looks forward to helping in the office, focusing on social media and assisting the instructors, especially with the acting classes.