The V Agency Becomes Newest LATATA Member

LOS ANGELES—Rocker-turned-porn personality Phil Varone's nascent talent agency The V Agency has joined the ranks of industry organization the Licensed Adult Talent Agency Trade Association (LATATA).

According to its mission statement, LATATA is "an organization open only to those properly licensed by the State [of California] to conduct business as a talent agency/agent."

"I'm proud to be a member of LATATA and to a part of our great industry," Varone said. "I would like to thank all of the members for inviting me in with open arms, and I"m excited for the future of our business."

Commented LATATA secretary and OC Modeling co-owner Sandra McCarthy, "We are all very excited that Phil has joined LATATA. It's an honor to have someone so famous as a member."

In addition to The V Agency and OC Modeling, the current members of LATATA are 101 Modeling, Adult Talent Managers LA (ATMLA), Foxxx Modeling, Ideal Image Models, Matrix Models, Motley Models and Spiegler Girls. Mark Spiegler of Spiegler Girls is the organization's acting president and Mark Schechter of ATMLA is its acting treasurer.

For more information on LATATA, visit its newly redesigned website at