THE DOCHERTY AGENCY was founded in Pittsburgh by former model Deb Docherty in 1987.

Docherty quickly became one of the region’s most respected agencies with a reputation of representing premiere talent - both models and actors.

In 2002, Docherty expanded into Ohio and services the Cleveland, Columbus and Cincinnati regions.

Today, Docherty is the leading talent agency in the Pennsylvania and Ohio markets, garnering awards in excellence and national recognition in the fashion, advertising and acting communities.

Docherty's experienced team of passionate and caring agents are known for the tireless, honest and loyal service given to the long list of clients who book our models & actors.

The Docherty Agency is SAG-AFTRA franchised.


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Lifestyle Men and WomenVoice Over Talent
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American Eagle
Armstrong CableCarnegie MellonCBS Films
CBS-TVCLE ClothingColumbia Pictures
Columbia SportswearComcastConair
Dick's Sporting GoodsDillard'sDiscovery Channel
Disney TelevisionDona Jo FitwearDreamworks
Eat n' ParkExpressFairmont Hotels
Fisher-Price / MattelFleet FeetFOX Television
FramesiGiant EagleGNC
GoJo IndustriesGroundswell FilmsHenne Jewelers
Heritage SportswearHoliday Inn ExpressIzzazu Salon, Spa & Serata
J.M. SmuckersJoAnn StoresKDKA
MiramaxMolyneauxMona B
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NIKENordstromPA Lottery
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Pittsburgh Film OfficePittsburgh MagazinePittsburgh Opera
Pittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Public TheatrePittsburgh Steelers
Pittsburgh Zoo & AquariumPPG IndustriesPUMA
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SabikaSheetzSherwin Williams
Sognatore SalonSONY PicturesT-Mobile
The North FaceTwentieth Century FoxUnder Armour
University TeesUPMCVitamix
Warner Brothers TelevisionWerner LadderWestern Express
Lakeshore EntertainmentWHIRL Magazine