Simon Nessman fashion model
November 5, 1989
6 ft 2 in | 188 cm
39 in | 99 cm
39 in | 99 cm
31 in | 79 cm
12 US | 45 EU
Simon Nessman was born in Courtenay, British Columbia, Canada, on November 5, 1989, is a Canadian male model. He was discovered by a girl from his home town, Sophie Cottini, after she sent pictures of him to a local modeling agency Mode Models in Calgary, Alberta. He began his modeling career in 2007.
Become the face of Versace in 2010.
Become the face of Emporio Armani in 2011.
Long time highly ranked on Supers Men, Top Icons Men and The Money Guys List by models.com.
Featured in music video for Madonna "Girl Gone Wild" (2012).
Nessman's hobbies are playing basketball, camping, surfing and listening to music.
He is an avid guitar player.
His true passion is surfing.
He dated Tammi Maxwell (2008-2010).
He started dating Gillian Staples in 2010.
Lives in Tofino, Alberni-Clayoquot, British Columbia, Canada.
At Large Magazine, Details, ODDA Magazine, The Hunger, Rollacoaster, GQ Korea, Vogue Hommes, Antidote, Hercules, Glass Magazine, Details, GQ Brasil, L'Officiel Hommes China, British GQ, Harper's Bazaar Thailand, Numero Homme China, HERO Magazine, Supplementaire, Elle Men Mexico, GQ Style Germany, GQ Style Russia, L'Officiel Hommes Brasil, Esquire China, GQ Portugal.
Givenchy, Fendi, Pepe Jeans, River Island, Tommy Hilfiger, Calvin Klein, John Hardy, Printemps, Giorgio Armani, Aldo Shoes, Macy's, Sisley, Michael Kors, Americana Manhasset, Bergdorf Goodman, Coach, H&M, Diesel, Massimo Dutti, Ralph Lauren, Gap, Carlo Pignatelli, Blanco, Antony Morato, Givenchy, Yves Saint Laurent, Sandro, Loro Piana, Giorgio Armani.
Walked runway for Philipp Plein, Michael Kors, Emporio Armani, Giorgio Armani, Givenchy, Hugo Boss, Frankie Morello, Bottega Veneta, Ermanno Scervino, John Galliano, Hermes, Mugler, Dolce & Gabbana, Y-3, Jeremy Scott.
Represented by agencies New York Soul Artist Management, Paris Premium Models, Milan I LOVE Models Management, London Storm Management, Berlin nest model management.
I got put on the spot by my Paris agency because I dress really casually, jeans and a T-shirt, and they were like, No, you gotta up your game.
Let's go out in our Rad Hourani or Givenchy. It's surprising — it's actually comfortable.
I have been traveling around the world, but unfortunately the majority of my time has been spent in cities which conflicts a little bit with my personality...
Givenchy was probably the campaign that solidified my place in the industry as a high fashion model...
I cannot think of my funniest job, but the most fun I have had on a job was after a D&G shoot in Switzerland.