Frank Meo opened Meo Represents in 1985, a photo agency based in New York City. Before that he worked in advertising for Levine, Huntley, Schmidt, Plaper & Beaver and later, Ally and Gargano.
For over 25 years, Meo Represents has specialized in commissioning photojournalists with highly valued commercial assignments, about this can be seen here. His artists include Ron Levine, Robert Ammirati, Gerd Ludwig, Amy Arbus, Lori Grinker, Ron Haviv and Donna Ferrato. He has worked on hundreds of company photo libraries and campaigns such as “Open” for American Express Small Businesses, Acura Motor Sports, A Day in the Life of a Coast Guard Cutter, and Xerox printers.
Meo is an active member of the photo community, recently collaborating with American Photo’s ProPhotoDaily and PhotoServe.com answering questions from readers about a wide range of career and creative issues. He also participates on various panels and has taught workshops for the International Center of Photography (ICP), American Society of Media Photographers (ASMP), and Advertising Photographers of America (APA). In 2010 he was a nominator for the ICP Infinity Awards.