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

  • AJs Transmissions

Z88 is sponsored by AJs Transmissions. AJs offers Transmission repair and rebuild of all foreign and domestic models of cars. A family run business for over 25 years, they also have service for axles and CV joints. Located at 2042 E Waterloo Rd in Akron. That’s AJs Transmissions 330-896-1664. Information about financing is at AJsTransmissions.com

  • Euro Gyro

WZIP is brought to you by Euro Gyro. Euro Gyro has served as a local college hang out for nearly 40 years with 9 locations in North East Ohio. They feature a full bar and rentable space in their Akron location,  and a full bar in Canton, and Kent locations. Euro Gyro also serves pizza, gyros, and sandwiches across the greater Akron area. More information on locations near you is at eurogyro.com

  • 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

  • Platos Closet

Music on z88 is brought to you by Plato’s Closet. Plato’s Closet buys and sells gently used guys and girls clothing. Plato’s closet in Canton and Cuyahoga Falls. More information is available at platoscloest.com or wzip.fm

  • 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. More information at http://www.vapeshopnorthfield.com/ http://www.vaporizerstoremedina.com/ https://www.facebook.com/awesomesaucevaporinc/ 

  • The Academy of Self-Defense

WZIP is proudly sponsored by the Academy of Self-Defense. They offer martial arts self-defense for all ages. The Academy of Self-Defense specializes in practical street self-defense against all types of attacks. Classes are taught by a team of instructors with over 50 years of combined experience. Located at ‪1220 E Talmadge Ave in Akron‬. More information is available by calling ‪330-814-5058 ‬or theacademyofself-defense.com


WZIP offers underwriting to businesses and non-profit organizations that would like more people to hear about them.

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. Someone from our team will be happy to inform you of the benefits.

We offer different packages and payments terms. All contributions to WZIP are tax deductible. Call now for more information!