David Pepe and Billy Martin Jr. are the founding members of Pro Agents and its co-presidents since 1995. Both have been fully immersed in baseball their whole lives; David’s father Phil Pepe was a prolific sports writer while Billy is the son of legendary baseball manager Billy Martin.
After studying at Rutgers University and being on the wrestling team there, David went on to study law at Seton Hall University School of Law and was a founding member of the Seton Hall Sports Law Journal. Mr. Pepe then worked as a summer associate of the New York Yankees for two seasons from 1988-1989. He went on to develop a sports law practice at Ribis, Graham and Curtin before becoming a shareholder at Wilentz in Woodbridge, NJ.
Billy similarly participated in athletics at Texas Tech, where he played baseball and soccer. Upon graduation, he became a television producer in Dallas, Texas before he began representing baseball players in 1992. A truly fully immersed player representative, Billy currently is the manager of the independent professional baseball team Texas Airhogs and operates from Texas.