Linda Evangelista is an internationally recognized supermodel. She has appeared on over 600 magazine covers and is famous for coining the popular phrase "We don't wake up for less than $10,000 a day." Evangelista was often cited as the muse for American fashion photographer Steven Meisel.
Linda was signed to Elite Model Management in 1978 after winning a beauty pageant. She then lived and worked in New York city before making a home in Paris. In 2007, the model signed a multiple-year contract with L'Oreal Paris. She is now signed to DNA Model Management in New York City, and Models 1 in London.