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Andrea Patrick Forte   
                    Andrea Patrick Forte, CEO/Owner of Patrick Talent Agency . Born February 19, 1961 in Uniontown, Pennsylvania. Andrea launched her career in the entertainment industry as a dancer. In her teen years, her hours of training and dedication paid off and at age 16, she was selected as Miss Dance Pennsylvania. She was crowned Miss Pennsylvania USA in 1980 and Miss West Virginia America in 1983.  
Andrea has been featured on the cover of Supermodels Unlimited Most Beautiful Issue in 2006 and was named one of Pittsburgh's 25 Most Beautiful People in 2006 by Pittsburgh Magazine . This former model turned entrepreneur has appeared in Beverly Hills 213, LA Style, Whirl Magazine, Corridor Magazine, Star Magazine, Four Points Magazine & Supermodels Unlimited and appeared in People Magazine with her husband, 50's icon, Fabian in their Most Beautiful Wedding Issue. In 2005, Andrea started writing a modeling advice column forSupermodels Unlimited titled, "Dear Andrea" which became so popular that Andrea turned this phenomenon into an inspirational and motivational clothing and product line called "Once Upon A Dream" . She was recently named the Beauty & Fashion Director for Supermodels Unlimited and was named the #1 Most Beautiful in the Industry in the Nov/Dec 2007 Issue. Look for her Fashion Column in the Jan/Feb 2008 Issue, titled, "Fashionably Forte" as Andrea shares her tips on style and the history of those trends we have fallen in love with through the decades.
In 1998, Andrea married 50’s rock ‘n roll icon Fabian in a ceremony took that place at Nemacolin Woodlands Resort & Spa in southwestern Pennsylvania . Four years later, Andrea was at her husband’s side as he was honored as one of the first artists of his era to be inducted into the Hollywood Walk of Fame. The couple makes their home just south of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.