We are glad that you are interested in education! We believe that educators are the foundation of building the next generation of drummers and percussionists! Before you get to the business of completing the online application, we thought it might be a good idea to let you know our thoughts on endorsements and the things we consider when deciding who to bring into our family - or not.
Our Definition of an ‘Endorsement’
By its basic definition, an ‘endorsement’ means an educator, by recognizing the brand’s implements and instruments are of the highest quality and commitment to education is second to none, is willing to exclusively endorse the brand and its products above other companies.
How does an endorsement become 'official'?
The relationship becomes an official endorsement when the company who owns that brand acknowledges that endorsement both officially and publicly.
A Mutually Beneficial Relationship
In such a relationship each party benefits from something:
- The Educator receives:
- The Brand receives:
How do I get an official relationship with Vic Firth?
When Zildjian enters an official endorsement relationship with an educator, they are being accepted into our family. That is something we take great pride in, so much so, that we are very selective about who we allow in.
If you are prepared to move forward with the application process, click here.