Kyle was born in North Dakota and raised on the 3,000+ acre family farm. At age 18, he enlisted into the United States Marine Corps and straight into boot-camp upon graduating Rugby High School. Throughout the duration of his enlistment, Kyle worked as an artillery crewman, honed various combat skills, and served two tours in Iraq. He has always felt ever since his experience in the service that the greatest skill one can learn is communication. Currently, Kyle has an AA degree and is working on completion of his B.A. in Communication.
Tom supports our New York clients for media opportunities and appearances. Prior to joining ZTPR, Tom interned at CNBC and Sirius-XM, both in the New York area. He is completing his degree in Finance/Business Management at St. John’s University and is working towards a Series 7. Tom is originally from Lake Mary, Florida. He has traveled extensively and spent part of his childhood attending school in Paris.
Hailing from Orlando, FL, Jesse is a graduate of the UCLA School of Theatre, Film and Television. Having worked professionally in the industry as a performer since a very young age, Jesse has been exposed to both sides of Public Relations. Having worked with publicists as talent for several years, Jesse quickly discovered a passion for helping others advance their careers. With his unique insight as both talent and as a publicist, he is able to connect with clients on another level.
Britney was born in Long Beach, California, and grew in Tampa, Florida. She recently graduated from Florida State University with a degree in Marketing, and a minor in Hospitality / Event Planning. She decided it was time for a change and has returned to southern California to work with ZTPR. Prior to joining the team, Britney interned for companies such as Warner Bros. and Coca-Cola.
At the age of fourteen, Ross was already handling A-list talent on the red carpet. As the son of Drama Desk Awards executive producer Robert R. Blume, Ross grasped the fundamentals of talent relations like other kids learned how to ride a bike. A native New Yorker, Ross graduated cum laude in Communication (with a concentration on Public Relations) from Western New England University (Massachusetts.). Prior to joining ZTPR, Ross worked at a leading home entertainment publicity agency on blockbuster titles including: The Walking Dead, The Iron Lady, the Spartacus franchise, and The King’s Speech.
Uprooted to San Francisco, Brittney is originally a Los Angeles native. She started as a child actor at age three. At twelve, she founded her own successful custom clothing company selling to stores on Melrose, Rodeo Drive, and the Luxor Hotel in Las Vegas. Brittney studied Film/TV/Media at Moorpark College. Prior to helping ZTPR in San Francisco / San Jose, Brittney worked in commercial casting. With a diverse resume, Brittney brings her knowledge in many areas to service ZTPR clients.
Born in Irvine, CA, Kelsi’s foundation in the tech world began in 2011. Her passion for the evolving field started with her keen interest in Instagram, Twitter and other platforms first as a user, eventually leading to an internship to solidify her skills. With her passion and persistence, she learned how to tackle branding and how to increase online presence. An expert on all things social media, her strength lies in creating a solid content stream and tailoring it to fit the constantly evolving industry. Through her creativity, she produces original content while still keeping up with the millennial generation.
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