Les Zellan – President, Head of Product Sales
A graduate of Carnegie Mellon, Les has been in the Motion Picture film and digital video industry since his early days as a theater lighting specialist. Les taught lighting design at the University of Missouri before starting his first equipment Distribution Company in NYC in 1979. In 1986, NJ based ZGC was officially launched and has continued to thrive and grow under his expert guidance, innovative planning and breadth of industry knowledge. Les divides his time between the USA and meeting with customers around the globe.
Guy Genin – Technical Director
Since helping establish ZGC, Guy has been applying his passion and technical expertise to develop and evaluate new technology and to expand the services ZGC provides its customers. Guy applies a treasure trove of knowledge and a careful attention to detail to every aspect of the business, whether he is designing, servicing, or repairing equipment, or training and helping customers.
Thomas Greiser – International Technical Sales and Support Representative
With a Masters degree in Electro-Mechanics from Handwerkskammer Berlin, Thomas spent ten years as Product Manager for Digital Systems at Arri before joining Team ZGC. Thomas has a wealth of experience working in digital and analog systems, technical product training, workshops and equipment presentations along with a contagious enthusiasm for customer support, product sales and service.
Christine Brnic – Product Sales and Support Representative
Since joining ZGC more than 10 years ago, Christine has developed a widespread and loyal customer fan club. Known for her enthusiastic and friendly service and her willingness to go the extra mile for each customer, Christine brings her expert knowledge of ZGC’s product line to every transaction, making sure each customer gets the equipment they need, when they need it, at the best possible price.
Rich West. – Technical Support Representative, Photographer & Graphic Designer
With a degree in Photography from RIT's College of Graphic Arts and Photography, Rich spent over twenty-five years managing his own professional color lab and digital imaging center before joining Team ZGC in early 2007. Rich has taught several photography classes in and around NJ and has exhibited photographs throughout the tri-state area.
Eggy Habazaj - Accounting & Loss Prevention
Eggy is a friendly, detail oriented and highly organized professional whose primary duties are to manage the daily financial operations of ZGC. She uses her 10+ years of professional experience and broad educational background in Criminal Justice from Rutgers and current studies in Business Administration to help ZGC customers connect to the resources they need and ensure all transactions are accurately completed and communicated.
Patti Greene - Marketing Coordinator, Webmaster, Engineer
The newest member of ZGC’s team, Patti uses her experiences as a Bell Labs engineer and community college professor along with her education in engineering management and her over-active curiosity to get involved in as many of ZGC’s engagements as possible.
Barbara Lowry – Advertising Placement
Barbara brings a varied marketing, administrative and sales background to the company. She has been an active, daily participant in the inner workings of ZGC since 1998, when websites were the new must-haves, and the Canon XL-1 first came on the scene and opened up the realm of digital film capture to every aspiring filmmaker.