LA T.E.L. Modeling and Talent Agency, Inc. is a national and international agency. The parent company of LAGNIAPPE PRODUCTION and LA BAYOU RECORDS, was established in April of 1996. The agency started in the mid-west and represented fashion, promotions, trade show and spokes models. In 1997 talent had been added. This meant the doors opened for commercials, television, movies, and voice-overs. As the company grew so did the talent. In 2000 LAGNIAPPE PRODUCTION and LA BAYOU RECORDS was established. These two companies represent the music artists. The musicians have their own original sounds and materials in addition to writing sound tracks for movies. In 2003 the agency expanded to New Orleans