Born an "Air Force Brat," Hollywood Agent to the Stars Theresa Lynn Zaino, spent most of her early childhood in England and upstate New York eventually settling in Palm Beach County, Florida when her father retired from the United States Air Force in 1973 where she met her future husband, Danny Zaino. Theresa joined his martial arts program performing in many self-defense demonstrations throughout the 1980's and 90's to later include her role as assistant head coach of their National Team Pepsi "Show Team" sponsored by Pepsi Americas. In 2006 the team was the recipient of the award "Outstanding Show Team" of the Year which led to Theresa's career in online radio with The Danny & Theresa Zaino's "Martial Arts Radio Hour." The show originally aired on the Action Radio Network later moving to the "Martial Arts Entertainment Radio" they formed together in 2007 on the MASBTV NETWORK. In 2009 Theresa helped create the online magazine "Martial Arts Entertainment Magazine" followed in 2010 with the creation of "Martial Arts Show Biz TV", an online interview reality-based news show originally starring the Zaino family.
In her spare time Theresa continued to audition for roles in television commercials but took a different direction with her entertainment career with the suggestion of her manager Hollywood Stunt Legend Kim Kahana Sr. from the Kahana Stunt & Film School and started her own Florida State talent agency in 2012 located in Jupiter, Florida. Always reaching for the stars, in 2017 Theresa took her agency to the next level becoming a Hollywood Franchised Screen Actors Guild (SAG) and American Federation of Television and Radio Artists (AFTRA) agent. Today Theresa is not only dedicated to finding her clients work, but because of her unique promotional background she is the co-host and creator of Action Entertainment "Hollywood News" helping to promote today's movie stars, celebrities, entertainers, and living legends with promotional articles, radio, and TV interviews. She is also the top agent for Living the Dream Promotions, Inc., and its subsidiaries, which produces MASBTV NETWORK "The Road to Hollywood" series and the "Hard Core Cooking" show with celebrity cook Danny Zaino.
Theresa Zaino is a professional martial artist currently holding the rank of "Hachidan" (8th degree Black Belt). Theresa began her martial arts training in 1984 under the tutelage of future husband Danny Zaino and has remained dedicated to the arts for the past thirty-five years. While committed to the GoJu-Ryu style she has also studied the arts of Kang Do Kwon Tae Kwon Do and Thai Boxing. From 1985 to 2006 Theresa competed professionally on a state, national and world level and assisted with the training of their National Team Pepsi "Show Team" (now "Team Americas") which included the training of their three children Tony, Joey, and Dominique Zaino who are all accomplished martial artists.