BIO: Olamide Ogundele was scouted by an agent from Few Models in 2015 in her estate, she was later signed to Few Models Africa in February. Some months after she was signed, she started working for remarkable clients in Lagos, notably shooting a Campaign for Lagos Fashion Week in 2015, Nigeria, she achieved this feat in less than a year working in the industry.
She moved to South Africa in the space of one year. Easily becoming the clients favorite, Olamide shot campaigns for Top South African Brands Like Spree, Truworthfashion, H&M, Elements and so much much, She also featured in fashion editorials for GQ, Elle, Harper’s Bazaar and so many more.
After a year of a remarkable career in south Africa, Olamide traveled to Europe to start her international career. Olamide moved to NewYork in 2018, we witnessed her immense success over the years. Since her entrance into the NewYork market, Olamide has worked for top giants like Ralph Lauren, River Island, Marc Jacobs. She has shot editorials for Vogue, InStyle magazine, Harper Bazaar with covers on different magazines, including walking shows in top fashion cities.
Inspired by many, Olamide is considered to have paved the way for different girls looking to become a model. She’s passionate about giving back to Africa and in turn founded her clothing brand called “EJIDE” When asked Olamide said ” Ejide is an evolution, i want people to see Africa through my eyes” The debut collection is set to launch in 2021.
Olamide is currently signed to IMG models worldwide.