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John Llanes

is a University of Texas-Edinburg (UTPA) graduate with an Associate, Bachelors, and Masters Degrees in Advanced Nursing and with a minor in Theatre Arts. While at the university he was cast in various plays and musicals, including a lead role in “Wind in the Willows”. He judged his first beauty pageant at age 15 and was involved with the Miss America Systems at the local level and  was then franchised by Crystal Productions of Houston Texas to produce the local prelims to Miss Texas USA and Miss Texas Teen USA from 1990-2003. In 2000 he became a local talent scout for Nikki Pederson Talent of Bryan Texas for the Rio Grande Valley. In 2008 he and his business partner, Albert Alaniz, became the official directors for the IMTA Organization for South Texas and the Rio Grande Valley and formed the John Albert Talent and Models scouting company. His successes at IMTA include Lizet Garcia, “Fitness Model of the Year”, IMTA LA Jan 2009, Angel Alaniz, “Male Model of the Year”, IMTA NYC July 2009, and Brittany Tiner, “Actress of the Year”, IMTA LA Jan 2009, and Chelsea Gonzalez, “Female Singer Winner”, IMTA LA Jan 2009. Contact Johnny at 956-802-7540

Albert Alaniz

is an award winning and successful celebrity hair and makeup artist for over 30 years; He has worked for many modeling agencies including Kim Dawson Agency-Dallas, Dale Johns LTD-Amarillo, World Champion, and Nikki Pederson Talent. He has done hair and makeup for Ann Margaret, Casey Kasem, Raven Simone, Daisy Fuentes, Ricky Martin, to name a few. He was the official hair and make up artist to Miss Texas USA and Miss Texas Teen USA from 1995-2000 while being held in South Padre Island. He was also the hair and makeup artist to the Miss USA and The Miss Universe Pageants. He was hired as Nikki Pederson Talent Academy hair and makeup up artist for all the IMTA competitions. Albert is sought after all over the nation for his expertise and incredible work in hair and makeup, he produces “WINNERS”. He has worked for many casting companies, modeling schools, pageants, scouting companies and goes on set for movies, commercial and major productions. He and business partner John Llanes are official directors for IMTA in South Texas and own John Albert Talent and Models. Albert can be contacted on his cell at 956-802-2274 for appointments