Co-founded modeling agency Ford Choices, which redefined womanly beauty and was among the pioneer modeling agencies. She proved helpful being a secretary, stylist, copywriter, and reporter. Her set of versions featured such significant superstars as Jerry Hall, Christie Brinkley, Rene Russo, Kim Basinger, Janice Dickinson, and Lauren Hutton. She wedded Gerard W. Ford in November 1944 and she acquired four children called Katie, Billy, Lacey and Jaime. She and Gerard co-founded Ford Versions in 1946. Her company symbolized Martha Stewart when she was modeling in the first 1960s.