Twan is a social media celebrity influencer, actor, a professional model and entrepreneur, with his own clothing brand, “Promiseland Clothing”. Forbes Magazine named him, “The Future Of Brand Collaborations”. Twan is 21 years old, originally from a small farming town in Holland, but now considers America his home. Three years ago he moved to Miami where he first met Lele Pons. They teamed up and started shooting videos together for Vine. Twan received 80,000 new followers the first day with his first post, and within only a few weeks he gained over 1 million followers, and nearly 1 billion views on Vine. He switched over to Instagram two years ago, and now has over 3.7 million active followers and gaining new followers rapidly.
He has collaborated with such prestigious brands as: Dolce & Gabbana, Perry Ellis, Revlon, L’Oreal, Sprint, Amazon, Jetsmarter, and many others. As a model, Twan is featured in centerfold with supermodel Lara Stone, featuring Doutzen Kroes in the anniversary signature limited edition of Vogue, shot by legendary photographer Mario Testino. He is also featured in Esquire Black Book and DAMan Magazine among others.
Recently, Twan found out that his brother was diagnosed with Leukemia. Upon hearing this news, Twan jumped into action and has teamed up with Garbrielle’s Angel Foundation founded by Denise Rich. Twan is now their Social Media Ambassador, and is currently doing a T-Shirt campaign to raise money and awareness in search of a cure.