Erik John Desando
Erik DeSando was the former president of a Los Angeles top Talent and Model Agency the “Identity Talent Agency”. This well respected agency represented such TV stars as Evan Longoria (Desperate Housewives), Jill Marie Jones (Girlfriends), Joanna Krupa (Dancing With the Stars), Mario Lopez (Extra), Lewis Garia (George Lopez), Paula Abdul (American Idol), Danneel Harris (One Tree Hill), Autumn Reecer (Entourage) and over 80 other TV series. Erik went on to produce 4 TV series and 2 TV pilots such as the successful series “Kids Unlimited” and “Say What” on the CW Network. Erik DeSando is a former Recruitment Director K2 Productions who was the franchisee for MISS CALIFORNIA USA/TEEN® beauty pageants. Erik is also known for his former involvement in MISS NEW YORK, MAINE, UTAH, ARIZONA, KENTUCKY USA/TEEN USA® and various other beauty pageants and set the record for most girls to compete and most money raised in one state in the 65 year history of Miss USA.
After leaving K2 Productions Erik produced the WE series “America’s Itgirl” which was a series about branding women. Competitors worked with designers creating branded outfits and showed off their Itgirl life style to a panel of 3 amazing female judges.
Today Erik is a partner in Social Media For Models which is a very exciting company whose CEO is his former client Joanna Krupa. This company trains models to build their social media following and get paid and get jobs!