Catching Up With… Acy Brown
Meet the man whose face and smile is well known and you’ve probably seen him on billboards, magazines, and more. Acy Brown, the man, the model, and the brand has 17 years in the model industry with an impressive resume to match. We couldn’t wait to catch up with Acy Brown.
S+S Magazine: Did you envision yourself where you are today as a model/entrepreneur?
AB: When I signed with my first talent agent at the age of 34 and began Modeling professionally, I envisioned myself being successful in regards to being featured on the front cover of Major Publications such as GQ Men’s, Men’s Health, Essence, and various other magazines, billboards, newspapers, and book covers. I am a very confident man and have always known after looking at various male models in magazines and on billboards, I possessed a very marketable look that could be used to promote, advertise, showcase clothing, footwear, and other products and services via photographs and TV commercials when afforded the opportunity to do so! I believe that print gives me versatility in terms of playing various characters in print. For me, the runway was walking, turning, and in someone else’s clothes. I personally didn’t think I would want to do that. Read more
The cornerstones of the Acy Brown Company are comprised of 3 main components: The Man•The Model•The Mission. The Man himself is an Entrepreneur, Philanthropist, Model, Actor, Fitness Influencer, and Brand Ambassador. His greatest attributes are his attention to detail, having the ability to focus during adversity, displaying expertise in chosen areas of interest, and versatility! Read more
We’re excited to introduce Acy Brown Acy, please tell us a little bit about you, your background, and your brand? I grew up in the rural area of Chatham, Louisiana which is located in the northern region of the State and graduated from Grambling State University with a B.S. in Accounting. I began modeling professionally at the age of 34. As an avid sports fan, my favorite teams are, of course, my alma mater Grambling State University Tigers and the New Orleans Saints! In my spare time, love watching the Flintstones, Scooby-Doo, Bugs Bunny, and westerns — with my favorite being Gunsmoke. I do enjoy traveling, but I am more of a homebody and consider myself to be laid back, down to earth, and love to be surrounded by a quiet peaceful environment. I am extremely close to and believe in maintaining healthy family relationships as much as possible. Read more