Story of “The Model Book”

Stephan M. Czaja is a media and real estate entrepreneur, and among other ventures, he is the owner of our magazine. Every month, over 3,000 models apply to his agency, CM Models. With numerous applications and limited time to personally engage with each one, it became challenging to provide the attention they deserved. After all, a day only has 24 hours.

This is how “The Model Book” came to life and has since become one of the best-selling books for models on platforms like Amazon and other bookstores. Now, you can listen to the audiobook for free and perfectly prepare yourself for the world of model agencies, castings, photoshoots, and fashion weeks!

Take advantage of this opportunity to immerse yourself in the fascinating world of model agencies, gain insights into castings, photoshoots, and fashion weeks, all while listening to Stephan M. Czaja’s valuable expertise and experience. Equip yourself with the knowledge you need to navigate the modeling industry successfully.

Invest the time to thoroughly prepare yourself for these exciting aspects and conquer the challenges of the industry. With “The Model Book” audiobook available for free, you’ll be well-prepared to pursue your dream of becoming a model. Don’t miss out on this unique opportunity and dive into the world of model agencies, castings, photoshoots, and fashion weeks!

The Author

Stephan M. Czaja, Frounder of CM Models and other brands CXMXO

Stephan M. Czaja is a renowned media entrepreneur and the founder of CM Models, previously known as “Cocaine Models.” With a strong focus on discovering and nurturing models, Stephan has expanded his business not only in Germany but also in prominent fashion capitals such as Paris, London, Milan, Tokyo, Shanghai, and New York. His vision is to establish CM Models as one of the leading global model agencies.

CM Models

Throughout the years, Stephan has achieved significant milestones with CM Models. These include the publication of his first book, “The Model Book,” the signing of the agency’s first model with Dolce & Gabbana in Milan, and organizing Europe’s first virtual fashion show with digital models in 2021 at MarcCain. His relentless pursuit of his mission has brought him collaborations with prestigious brands like Prada, Dior, Balmain, Chanel, as well as renowned companies such as Netflix, Sony, Audi, and Mercedes.

Stephan Czaja is a multifaceted media entrepreneur based in Germany and spends his winters in Ibiza. Since 2017, he has been focused on developing his own brands in the media and real estate sectors. His expertise and accomplishments have led to numerous media appearances and invitations to esteemed platforms like RTL, Pro7, ZDF, Deutsche Welle, Rolling Stones Magazine, and many more.

CM Models

The help young models to get a step into the industry, no matter where they are coming from, he wrote “The Model Book”!


Under the umbrella of CXMXO Group, Stephan consolidates his various brands, allowing for optimal synergy and success. Established in 2015 with CM Models, the group expanded in 2017 with the addition of FIV Magazine and Social Media One. Today, the CXMXO Group is not only involved in media and marketing but also operates in the real estate industry. Stephan and his team prioritize quality, the happiness of team members and clients, and strive to deliver exceptional results by combining innovative ideas with proven strategies. With a focus on continuous growth, Stephan believes that the best is yet to come for his ventures.