Check out our exclusive interview with stunning British model and entrepreneur Louisa Warwick.
Hi Louisa, please tell us a little about you?
I’m a British Fashion model based in New York City. I recently graduated NYU in Sports management, I’m currently training for the NY Marathon (hoping to break last year’s time of 3.33) & the director of Social Acceleration Group.
Describe yourself in 3 words?
Sweet, loyal, hardworking
What’s your background?
Who is your biggest supporter?
When did you start into modeling?
Around 19 years old.
What is fun and rewarding about modeling? And what is not?
It’s a fun, easy job! I love it! It brings many opportunities with amazing perks!
Sometimes shooting e-commerce in heels all day is hard (imagine standing in high heels for 10 hours- it’s very painful!)
What advice would you give to women trying to become models?
Sign with a reputable agency & remember even the biggest models in the world do not work every single day so definitely do modeling & another focus on the side such as furthering education, a hobby, community work or another job.
The most important thing when you are shooting is?
Getting adequate sleep for sure! I barely function if I haven’t slept enough.
Which magazine or project is still on your bucket list?
I’m not sure I’m honestly just very grateful to work as much as i do for various brands!
Who are some of your favorite models and designers, and why?
Love shack fancy have a beautiful collection! I also wear Juicy Couture a lot especially at home or on a plane- so comfy!
What does fashion mean to you?
Fashion means looking stylish.
When and why did you created Social Acceleration Group?
I started Social Acceleration Group 2 days after graduating college. I started it because I want to help brands grow on social media!
What are the benefits of joining Social Acceleration Group?
Rapid platform growth on social media platforms at a reasonable price & working on fun campaigns with celebrities.
Is it available only in the Uk or is worldwide?
Social Acceleration Group is an American based digital advertising company- its main offices are on Madison Avenue & is open to brands worldwide.
Any entrepreneur advice you want to share with our readers?
Work hard, work smart, stay humble & be accommodating!
Do you still Modeling or you are 100% in the new business now?
When I was doing my undergraduate degree at NYU I also worked as a fashion model. Now that I have graduated, I still work as a fashion model but instead of NYU I now run this business full time. There are 24 hours in a day so I try to make the most of each day! I don’t believe in putting all your focus & energy into one thing, I always like to have multiple revenue streams running simultaneously.
What is your own definition of happiness?
Smiling more, being relaxed & calm.
Who was your role model as a child?
What are your makeup bag staples when traveling?
Oh I bring all my makeup essentials wherever I go! But at minimum definitely sunscreen -Always protect your skin from the sun!
How did you stay fit?
I am currently running around 30 miles a week, going to equinox twice a week for gym workouts & taking 60 minute barre classes twice a week.
What is your favorite healthy food?
Açaí bowls are delicious! There’s a place near me called Loco Coco in New York that’s amazing!
And your favorite cheat food?
I love waffles, ice-cream, dairy milk chocolate, pizza, ravioli pasta…basically most carbs!
In five years from now, where do you see yourself and your career?
I see myself still working hard with multiple revenues streams going on!
What music do you like?
Hip Hop, R&B, 80’s, 90’s, 2000’s…
If you could meet someone living or dead, who would it be and why?
Howard Stern & his wife Beth Stern would be cool. I love listening to his show on long runs & I’ve read she has personally rescued thousands of animals.
Do you support any charity?
Karana Rising! It’s a wonderful charity that helps survivors of human trafficking.
3 things you can’t leave home without?
Wallet & phone & clothes.
Idea of a perfect Sunday?
Relaxing & unwinding.
What do you think of Social Media?
I think it’s an amazing platform that brings many opportunities to those who utilize it!
Where we can follow you?
Song: Spice girls
Travel destination: Maldives
Celebrity Crush: I have no idea!
Restaurant: Scarpetta in NYC
Actor/Actress: Kristen Johnson, Melissa McCarthy, Rebel Wilson
Quote: “Work like there is someone working twenty-four hours a day to take it all away from you.” Mark Cuban
Sports Team: Southampton FC
Movie: Legally blonde
Drink: English breakfast tea is my favorite