Former fashion model, Helen Martin, is an experienced television actress, spokeswoman, fashion consultant and published writer.
She has served as Style Editor and feature writer for Today’s Dallas Woman magazine.
As a top high-fashion model, Ms Martin has appeared in dozens of designer shows, including: Christian Dior, Balenciaga, James Galanos, Kritzia, Marc Bohan, Yves Saint Laurent, Armani, Bob Mackie, Oscar De LaRenta, Karl Lagerfeld, Channel, Donna Karan, Pauline Trigere, Todd Oldman, Fendi Furs, Valentino and Givenchy.
She has appeared in numerous fashion magazine layouts, including People magazine with Stanley Marcus of Neiman Marcus. Ms Martin was selected to model a James Galanos gown, symbolizing the ‘best‘ for his book called Quest for the Best. Ms Martin is featured as one of 75 women in the book, Texas Women, published by Taylor Publishing. Her fashion and commercial background included bookings with internationally known fashion photographer, Victor Skrebneski.
In the fashion industry, Ms Martin was named Regional Fashion Manager of Neiman Marcus stores where her responsibilities included serving as liaison with the Chicago fashion press, supervising all major fashion events in a three-store area and presenting fashion clinics to community and civic groups.
Produced and narrated Fashion segment ’Smart and Casual for Over 50 and Fabulous’
Fox 4 TV Morning Show
Co-Executive Producer and Host TV Special: Women in the Outdoors
Broadcast on WFAA TV ABC
Style Editor, Feature writer, Today’s Dallas Woman magazine
Midwest Fashion Director Neiman Marcus, three Chicago stores: Michigan Avenue,
Oakbrook and Northbrook
Instructor, Style and Image, KD Studio
Runway Model, Photography Model, Neiman Marcus
Fashion Model/Talent, Kim Dawson Agency
TV segment host, Channel 27 “Weekend Magazine” Fashion segment (13 weeks)
Featured writer ’Society’ magazine, Nancy Smith, publisher
Style Editor and monthly featured writer ‘Today’s Dallas Woman Magazine’
Co-Editor and featured writer for ‘Shikar/Safari Magazine’
Founder and Chairman “The Sporting Clays Invitational” benefiting The Dallas Opera
Guest Speaker/Lectures: Tuesday Talk Series
Speaker Northwood University, “The History of Fashion“ Costume Collection
Producer and Narrator Fashion Shows
National Women’s Advocacy Institute - “Seminar for the Woman Litigator”
Junior and High School Career Day Speaker
Fashion Consultant and Speaker on “Style and Image”
Creator and Lecturer on The Ten Principals of a Polished Image + One