Contact also Tim Price, a Rico endorser, for another perspective.
Andre, just as a data point, what is your age and experience?
Why should anyone (and please don't read this as sarcasm but consider it as coming from a reed company's artist relations manager) consider you above others as a person that someone would look to as a source of reed advice?
Convince us. And maybe, just maybe, someone is watching and will embrace you as an endorser.