HUP is expanding Coast to Coast with addition of Ethan Zohn
HUP (Los Angeles) announced the addition of Ethan Zohn to their Associate Team. With this reinforcement, HUP will expand it's representation Coast to Coast. "We are excited to to have Ethan on our team, and know he will provide great value for our clients" said HUP founder Sacha van der Most van Spijk.
After playing professional soccer in the U.S. and Zimbabwe, Ethan Zohn went on to win the CBS reality show, Survivor Africa. He used his prize money to Co-found the organization Grassroot Soccer (GRS) that uses the power of soccer and the energy of youth to educate, inspire and mobilize communities to improve health. Ethan has been an important force in driving the strategic direction of GRS and building partnerships that have helped to provide lifesaving education for more than 2.1 million young people in 50 different countries.
In 2011, after twice surviving a rare form of Hodgkins Lymphoma and two bone marrow transplants, Ethan ran the NYC and Boston Marathon and was named a global ambassador for Leukemia & Lymphoma Society and StandUp2Cancer. Ethan is currently the host of Major League Soccer’s New England Revolution highlight show, State Of The Revs and Post Game Live on Comcast Sports Net. In addition, he hosted several shows, growing awareness for global environmental and health issues. He was featured in the documentary film on the global AIDS pandemic, A Closer Walk, along with The Dalai Lama, Bono and Kofi Annan.
Ethan co-wrote, “Soccer World,” a series of five books for young readers to explore different nations in a compelling and meaningful way through the sport of soccer. Ethan travels the world as an inspirational speaker emphasizing how resiliency, character, service, community and sport can be utilized to create a healthier and happier world.
Since 2017 Ethan has been associated with HUP as our representative on the East Coast, connecting the worlds of sports, tech, entertainment, and corporate social responsibility. We are excited to continue to collaborate in creating impact projects with Ethan on our Associate team.