If you are looking to join ZAG, either as a Buyer or a Sponsor,

Click on Join Us and follow the steps.


If you are a new Sponsor, Please fill out the application completely and mail both your sponsorship fee AND application to the address provided unless using PayPal. New sponsors please read the New Sponsor information here.


If you are signing up as a new ZAG member. You will receive an email in a timely manner either confirming your membership or an explanation as to why it was denied.

ZAG Mission

ZAG is a collection of merchandise buyers for zoos, aquariums and other wildlife-related institutions and attraction. The goals of ZAG are to increase and improve communication between buyers, and to raise awareness and professionalism of the field within the zoo and aquarium industry.

ZAG Contact Information


Want to know what ZAG is all about? Check out the About Us section to see our Mission Statement, History and other information.


If you have questions about becoming a Sponsor or sponsor questions, email: zagsponsorship@gmail.com


If you have questions about becoming a ZAG Member or member questions, email:  zagmembership@gmail.com


If you have questions concerning ZAG, Inc or interested in obtaining a copy of the ZAG By-laws, email: zaggovernance@gmail.com


 If you would like to contact the finance committee, email: zagfinance@gmail.com


If you would like to contact the communications committee concerning Newsletters, Publications, Articles, Website or Public Relations materials, email: zagcommunication@gmail.com

ZAG Events

SPONSORS - Time is Running Out to send items for the ZAG Swag Bag given out to our members at the ZAG Annual Member Meeting on November 2nd! This is a great way to get your products out to our buyers! All Items must be sent to Rainforest Adventures in TN. Please contact tdanneffel@jbzoo.org with questions or how to donate!

**Also - Reminder, Sponsor Sign Ups or renewals are CLOSED until Jan 2, 2017.
2017 Renewals or New Sponsor Sign Ups will open on Jan 2nd! Signing up early is a great way to ensure you are able to reach out to our members, get a license plate and attend our mixers before show season starts!

Did you know that when a Vendor Signs up to become a Sponsor, they receive a ZAG license plate highlighting a very important conservation organization and ZAG, Inc. makes a donation to the highlighted organization for that year? When you are at a trade show, don't forget to spot that license plate and thank them for being a Sponsor!