Lisa Zari is founder and president of Zari International. She has now
added a new division to her already versatile agency — ‘Z’ Woman
Designs, helping her growing array of clients,here and abroad,
develop their own brand distinction through logo design and public
Lisa also heads Zari Intl Productions, a division which specializes in
photo shoots (pre and post production) for global clients. Her company
deals with a full range of services – studio rentals, insurance,
equipment, catering, permits, and usage negotiations. It guides,
consults and aides creative teams with casting talent, and location
Lisa was a Photographer’s Representative / Independent
Contractor at Creative Management Agency, managing the careers of 10 +
leading photographers, while launching new talent. Her efforts resulted
in sales growth of 35%. Her duties, which included negotiating of all
legal usage of photography, entailed working with art buyers and
editors on layouts. Her clients included: Bank of America, Merck, Make
a Wish Foundation, and Verizon. Among the photographers she represented
were Jim Erickson, Alaister Thain, Olaf Veltman, Markku, and Henrik
Lisa’s first business venture was Zari International USA / Europa,
headquarters based in Manhattan and European branch in Amsterdam,
a photographic and multi- talent agency. She managed the careers of 12+
photographers, as well as numerous make-up artists, hair stylists, and
fashion / prop stylists. Her art division represented popular editorial
Illustrators. Her work included brand development, advertising
placement, assignment negotiations and staff development.
Her clients included: La Perla, Neiman Marcus, Cosmair, Parker Pens,
Music and Revlon, to name afew.
Some of the well known photographers were Joyce Tenneson, Barbara
Bordnick, Marc Hauser and Regis Fialaire.
Prior to this, Lisa Zari traveled the globe as a fashion model, working
with leading international modeling agencies, and appearing in various
ad campaigns, publications, and commercials.