Sponsors

WZIP would like to thank the following sponsors. As a public non-profit station, our sponsors are the reason we are able to run the most listened-to student-run radio station in the United States!


  • J.D. Byrider

WZIP is proudly sponsored by JD Byrider offering a selection of used cars and on-site assistance in financing! JD Byrider vehicles go through inspection, computer testing, and reconditioning. They also offer assistance on parts and labor for future services and repairs. JD Byrider has locations throughout Ohio including in Akron and Canton. Information is available at JDByrider.com 1-800-233-9293

  • Akron RubberDucks

Music on Z88 is sponsored by The Akron RubberDucks baseball team. The Akron RubberDucks play their home games at Canal Park on South Main St in Downtown Akron from April 13th through August 30th. Tickets are available at akronrubberducks.com or by phone at 855-97-QUACK.

  • Kings of Vapor

Your home for all the hits Z88 is sponsored by Kings of Vapor now open at 6 locations in Ohio, 7 days a week. Kings of Vapor offers starter kits with a doctor referral, mods, tanks, and over 150 flavors. Kings of Vapor in Akron, Ellet, Kenmore, Cuyahoga Falls, Kent, Zanesville, and now opening black Friday in Fairlawn.  More info at kingsofvapor.com

  • Awesome Sauce Vapor

Music on WZIP is brought to you by Awesome Sauce Vapor open 7 days-a-week in Wadsworth, Medina, and now open in Northfield.  Awesome Sauce Vapor carries numerous e-liquid flavors and lines, hardware and accessories and is open Monday-Friday 10am-8pm, Saturday 10am-6pm and Sunday Noon to 5. Awesome Sauce Vapor is located at 220 High Street in Wadsworth, 140 North Court Street in Medina, and 142 East Aurora Rd in Northfield.

vapeshopnorthfield.com (Northfield Location)

vaporizerstoremedina.com (Medina Location)
vaporizerstorewadsowrth.com (Wadsworth Location) 

Like them on Facebook! https://www.facebook.com/awesomesaucevaporinc/ 

  • Rightway Auto Credit

WZIP programming is sponsored by RightWay Auto Credit in Tallmadge. RightWay Auto Credit offers over thirty (30) different lenders and finance options with a fleet of over two thousand cars, minivans, and SUVs. Vehicle selections and credit approval is available online at www.RightWay.com or more information is available by calling 888-RIGHTWAY


WZIP offers underwriting to businesses and non-profit organizations a chance to reach our 100,000 unique listeners through sponsorships!

     Our donation statements may include:

  • Name of business or organization
  • Address and location
  • Hours
  • Phone number
  • Web address
  • Value-neutral description of products or services

If you or someone you know is interested in becoming a sponsor of our station

Give us a call at (330) 972-7105 or email wzip@uakron.edu.