Jason Shaw, the hottest male model and one of the most paid male models in the industry today. He's seen on the Tommy Hilfiger billboards everywhere in the United States and across the world. What makes him so special and catches the eyes of the designer Tommy Hilfiger himself is his clean cut, yet very masculine face of wide and marked characteristics. Next to these characteristics, the blue eyes that combine with the innocence, have turned him to one of the models with greater number of fans everywhere.
Jason grow up in Chicago Illinois with two older brothers and one younger sister. After he went to University of Chicago for his history degree, he was ready to start his own small business. His college roommate who had grown up in South Beach, Miami, knew some people in the fashion business, and was attempting to get into the business. Through the introduction of him, Jason joined a ProScout event held in Chicago and was selected as the only male model among many competitors. A scout encouraged him to go to the center of fashion, New York. So he went to New York and signed with his agency, soon Jason had his first representation for Abercrombie & Fitch. Ever since his modeling career started to take off.
Jason laneded AB'95, Tommy Hilfiger, Calvin Klein, DKNY, Giani Versace, Lacoste, Gap, Karl Lagerfield fragrances, Ralph Lauren, and just about any other major designer compagins and runway shows in his first two years. Give the opportunity, Jason got to travel around world, and has walked the runways in Milan, Paris, and New York.
After signing a contract in exclusive right by three years with the company Tommy Hilfiger in 2000. This American born has become one of the mostly asked for male faces of the moment. According to Tommy Hilfiger, Jason Shaw represents the label perfectly: his capability of having versatile images of student, businessman and sportsman, symbolizes the American spirit through the clothing line.
Jason has been studying acting for the past few years. He's currently living in Hollywood trying to develop a career as an actor. He's keeping his options open, and won't shut the door on modeling. But his Chicago degree won't go to waste-after a few more years of modeling, he plans on going into business with his two brothers or going to graduate school.