Thomas Zeumer‘s distinct ability to manage agencies, attract top talent, manage careers and to create supermodels propelled Metropolitan Models to the 3rd largest agency in the world for over 14 Years.
Zeumer managed Claudia Schiffer, Eva Herzigova, and handpicked Heidi Klum from the Metropolitan Top Model contest – all of whom thrived under his management. Other notable clients include Connie Nielsen, Monica Potter, January Jones, Randy Ingerman, Ines Rivero, Frankie Rayder, Daniela Urzi, Viola Haqui, and Margaux Hemingway. As well as crossovers from sports such as Steffi Graf, Shannon Briggs (Boxing World Champion), Jason Williams, Steve Nash and others.
After years of success, he went on to use his skills in Image Consulting. Creating special events with stars such as Nicole Kidman, 50 cent, Anna Kournikova, Roman Polanski, Asia Argento, Valeria Golino and more.
Z GLOBAL Founder & CEO Thomas Zeumer is a legend in the modeling industry; formerly, Zeumer was President and CEO of the third largest modeling agency in the world at the time, Metropolitan Models, based in NYC. He is best known for developing supermodels/stars Heidi Klum, Claudia Schiffer, Eva Herzigova and many more, creating and growing their brands. Zeumer’s success and experience of 28 years in the industry is unparalleled.
Mere mileage is the thing; and anyone who has been far enough, and collected the right number of pictures (still or moving but for preference in color), will be able to lecture to packed houses for several days running.”
The travel writer, at least, had to sit down and actually bash it all out, which gave him or her some measure of self-respect. The travel photographer had it worse. The right to call itself art rather than mere mechanism had been photography’s struggle since the medium was invented, but now practitioners had to differentiate their efforts from the unstudied shutter-clicks of rank amateurs. The problem grew even more dire as travel photography transitioned from a hobby to perhaps the ultimate signifier of the inauthentic and the conformist.