COMMONLY ASKED QUESTIONS - Athletes/ Sports
1.) Are you a Sports Agency?
No. We are a strategic alliances company. We bring people and companies
together who may not know each other to license and sell products
and services through advertising and endorsements.
2.) Who is your client?
Our client is the Advertising Agency or its client, the sponsor.
We liken our role to that of a real estate broker. Traditionally,
a real estate broker represents the seller, the homeowner, but spends
similar amounts of time with the buyer, the homebuyer.
3.) Who pays Zip?
The Advertising Agency or its client, the sponsor.
4.) What steps should a celebrity take to be considered?
Submission of short professional biography and commercial quality
photographs reflective of the celebritys current image. Head
shots and 3/4 length are best and must be in color. Digital and
email attachments may be submitted. Photos should be dated.
5.) Is a contract involved?
Yes. A brief contract is signed between Zip and the Celebrity or
Zip and the Celebritys agent. The contract terms are easy
to understand and fair by industry standard. The term includes a
one year renewable term if both parties agree.
6.) Is the relationship exclusive or nonexclusive?
7.) Does Zip look for any specific qualities?
Yes. Zip is committed to working with celebrities who cast the
good citizen image, display a charitable spirit and who may have
inspiring life stories to tell. Of course, impressive on-field statistics
and a photogenic smile assist Zip producers in making the ultimate
8.) What kind of celebrities does Zip work with?
Currently, athletes, entertainers & in.credible people.
9.) How do I contact Zip?
Email is preferable but telephone is fine.
or either (508) 872-9700 or (617) 350-5518- Ask for Sally.