Shawn Mendes may be one of the biggest pop stars in the world, and it looks like he's about to get even bigger.
The 17-year-old Pickering, Ont. native has just been signed to Wilhelmina models, whose roster includes Demi Lovato, Nick Jonas, Robyn Lawley and more.
"I'm so excited to be working with Wilhelmina," the "Stitches" singer says in a press release. "I can't wait for everyone to see what we have planned for this year!"
The agency will aim to raise the brand of the Canadian teen through "modelling, endorsement and product deals in the fashion arena, seeking out editorial opportunities," according to the release.
"We are pleased to announce Wilhelmina’s representation of such an incredible artist like Shawn," says Alex Vaickus, CEO of Wilhelmina, in a statement. "Shawn is an infectious and talented performer, and we are confident his career in the modeling industry will be as exciting and accomplished. We look forward to the journey of working closely with him and the team to build the Shawn Mendes brand."
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