Excelsior Talent, Inc. (formerly NikkiZAngels, Inc.) was started by Cover Model & Professional Pageant Winner Expert Nikki Zeno. Nikki Zeno has been in the Entertainment biz since she was a kid. Nikki was managed by Joseph Jackson & his step brother, Mr. Bongo Rock: Preston Epps for all her teen years. Nikki sang all over the world but while also obtaining her college degrees. She graduated with an A.S. degree in Social Science, a B.A. degree in Psychology, a Real Estate License & a Talent Agents License. Her 1st Modeling Assignment as a teenager was a Nation Wide ad for Hilton Resorts. She jumped into the pageant world after she won the very first pageant she entered. Ms. Los Angeles in 2000. That was just the start.
After that 1st extremely competitive win, over 300+ more competitions were won! She took the title of Ms. California, Ms. Columbia, Ms. Anitgua, Ms. USA Truckin Nationals (2 years in a row), Ms. USA Nopi Nationals, Ms. Palm Springs, Ms. Huntington Beach, Ms. Latin America (2 years in a row) Ms. Max Muscle, Ms. Bacardi, & the list goes on & on. Many competitions she’d win over & over again until they had to offer her the job of hosting the special events just to get other models brave enough to compete. Nikki was a Barker Beauty on the Price is right, a Bench Warmer Model for 8 years, A lingerie Bowl Football player for 4 years, a host for channel 62 “Que Buena Te Ve”, the Sony Spokemodel for 2 years, NHRA National Anthem singer for 2 years & graced the covers of a gazillion magazines. Being the first Latina to be on the cover of Truckin Magazine, Sport Truck Magazine, Import Tuner & Many more.
“We’re not just eye candy!”
Nikki is & has always been unstoppable. Her love now is to help others become even more successful than she was. What’s better than being on a huge Hollywood Billboard? Nikki’s answer, “Putting another model up on that billboard & seeing how happy he or she is while knowing you’d had something to do with that happiness”. “I’m a giver and I hope Excelsior Talent helps many talented people out there be seen, heard, appreciated, respected and enables them to make it to where they should be, On Top!”