Terms of Engagement

  1. The Contractor (Kinzie) shall be available and provide to the Client professional expertise as agreed in advance.
  2. In consideration for the services to be performed under this agreement, the client will pay the Contractor in advance at the agreed hourly rate. Payment is non-refundable. A) Billable time is billed in 6 minute increments. B) Meetings are charged at 1 hour minimum. C) All meeting and project expenses are borne by the Client. D) For any expedited (ie. less than 24 hours’ notice) or after-hours (as agreed) work, a 20% premium will be applied. E) 1.5% interest per month will be charged on late invoices.
  3. The Contractor operates independently, not as an employee of the Client or its subsidiaries or affiliates.
  4. In the course of performing services, the parties recognize that the Contractor may come in contact with or become familiar with information which the Client or its subsidiaries or affiliates may consider confidential and which may be of value to a competitor. The Contractor agrees to maintain confidentiality and not discuss or divulge information to anyone other than approved Client personnel or their designees.