In the season finale, Janice is very stressed over continuing to be in the red and decides that drastic cuts are in order.
Everyone at the agency is concerned over the lack of "high-end" models and so Janice has Kodi set up another open casting call. Meanwhile, Janice sends Stina, Brittany, Petra, Crystal and Trisha to be photographed by Mathu Anderson.
Janice and Peter meet with Kevin Black of Interscope Records, who is looking to book some models for a CD release party for R&B artist Avant.
Some of Janice's models are cast in a "very funny bowling movie" called 7-10 Split. Ten models are selected to appear in a fashion show segment featuring clothes designed by former tattoo artist Don Ed Hardy.
Several models are hired for a "rock and roll fashion show" to launch the Virgin Megastore clothing line. Janice is concerned that her models are lacking the proper runway presence, so she brings in drag queens to teach them to walk.
Janice, Peter and booker Kodi Foster meet with representatives from 1-800-DENTIST, a national dental referral service. They are casting for a national television commercial. Sorin again struggles with his English in the audition.
Janice holds a red carpet ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate the opening of her agency. In preparation she lands couture designer Kai Milla to dress three of her female models and Elmer Ave. to dress some of the males.
Janice and her male models meet with executives from underwear company 2(x)ist. They want three models for an event in New York City. Initially very interested in Sorin, the execs decide against him because of his lack of fluency in English.
Janice holds another open casting call with close to 1,000 people responding. Peter and Janice clash over one potential model, "Fargo." Peter thinks she's perfect for lad mags like Maxim and FHM.
Janice and her new partner, Peter Hamm, discuss the merits of her models. She feels that they are all full of potential, although acknowledges significant work must be done to get them camera ready.
Janice searches for a business associate. She also holds an invitation-only casting call. She also fires the triplets who served as her personal assistants for refusing to help set up her MySpace web page.
Janice's agency opens with a general casting call from people all over the world. Approximately 500 people respond, and from these, she chooses five to continue as Americas next top models.
The first season follows her opening of the agency, including the difficulty in finding models of Janice's vision, getting them proficient in front of the camera, obtaining financial backing and establishing a reputation for her agency. Subsequent seasons have followed the development of the agency and a constantly-changing cast of models. A number of the male models are openly gay, and a number of the agency's clients are gay-oriented businesses. This has resulted in many of the episodes being gay in theme.
Christian Audigier of the popular clothing line Ed Hardy hires JDMA models for the largest fashion indurstry tradeshow in Las Vegas...but will Janice's two top male models make the cut; Janice makes a jaw dropping announcement to the models.
After losing two of her top-earning models, Janice searches for fresh-faced replacements. But some of the new models may be more trouble than Janice bargained for.
Hormones continue to rage as one model couple have a romantic dinner, while another have an intimate photo shoot for a trendy clothing line. Part 2.
Christian Audigier of the popular clothing line Ed Hardy hires JDMA models for the largest fashion industry trade show in Las Vegas...but will Janice's two top male models make the cut; Janice makes as jaw-dropping announcement to the models.
Chandler gives Xian a pair of socks to show is growing affection.
Janice and the models take a look back at the season. Part 1.
After having fired Peter Hamm, Janice will rebuild her business and move the agency atop the glamorous Hollywood Hills, complete with a model house. Part 2
Several models have a food fight.
Janice has the models take place in a pose-off.
Things get edgy at the Hard Core shoot; Crystal, Chris Jones and Andrew are all up for an exciting international campaign, but when Andrew is looked over, will his jealousy cost him his friendship with on-again/off-again couple Chris and Crystal?
Janice discovers some disturbing news about her models: a troubled past, a potential eating disorder, issues in front of the lens, an impromptu wedding, a diva attitude and alcohol on the set. Can she keep it together?
Get to know some of Janice's latest modeling finds. Meet Chandler, Xian and Martin.
The models role-play in costumes for a casting and when the client requests plus size options, Nathan brings in several plus size models.
The models play a game of Dirty Dice.