Meet Derek our dapper Call It Spring street style model for this season. You will see his mug around our stores this fall/winter 2013 – and what a marvelous mug it is! We sat down with this 18-year-old Montrealer to get to know a bit about the man behind the space helmet.
CIS: Who are you and where did you grow up?
D: I’m Derek and I’m 18 years old, I do sports, I go to school. I grew up in L’Île-Perrot to the west of Montreal and I moved to the SouthShore of the city a few years ago.
CIS: If you could travel anywhere in the world, where would you go?
D: I’d say Africa. It’s a region I’d like to explore, it’s warm, there’s a lot of sun, there’s the animals and the culture.
CIS: How long have you been modeling for?
D: Almost a year.
CIS: What’s your dream modeling job?
D: My dream job would be to model in an ad for Emporio Armani.
CIS: What do you do besides modeling?
D: I like to play sports – I do taekwondo – and I like to work out.
CIS: How do you spend your time on set?
D: I text my friends, I go on Facebook, I chat with the other people on set – I like socializing a lot. And I listen to my iPod.
CIS: One activity you’d love to try in space?
D: I’d want to play soccer to see what the ball would do in space, like Mylene. I mean what would happen without gravity?
CIS: What’s your space camp name?
D: No Gravity.