DJ / MC Credentials
Employed at 11 different night clubs as a DJ/MC in Phoenix in an 8 year
period starting in 1987.
1987 to 1990: Attended daily professional DJ/MC classes and training.
1989: One of, if not the very first Karaoke hosts in the Phoenix area
at Charlie Browns in Tempe. (Currently The Waterfront)
1990: First wedding performed. Sub-contracted for four different
multi-operational DJ companies primarily as a wedding DJ / MC for 10
years in the 1990′s.
2001 Began booking own weddings & events full time under PME DJ Service.
Over 1,200 weddings performed since 1990. Over 2,000 events total.
24th year as a professional Disc Jockey. 21 years as a mobile DJ.
2010: Elected Advisory Committee Chair at Scottsdale Community
College for the first ever Disc Jockey degree. (Disc Jockey 101)
Played a major role in starting up 4 other mobile DJ companies and
one wedding & event venue in Scottsdale, AZ.
2010: Brought in as the wedding advisor & marketing manager for
Regale at DC Ranch.
(Wedding & Event venue in Scottsdale)
2010: Elected as The American Disc Jockey Association President Phoenix Chapter.
Serving a fifth term on the board of directors of the Arizona chapter,
and a 7 year member.
2011: Joined Toastmasters International
Keynote speaker at AZADJA meeting Feb. 2007 on Music Programming,
April 2008 on Sales Performance and Mastering Your Music Oct. 2010.
Beat mixing 101 presentation 2010.
Completion & certification of the 2007 Wedding Merchant &
Business Academy in Phoenix.
Attended Mobile Beat Conventions in 06, 07, 08 in Las Vegas.
(week long DJ training seminar)
Completion & Certification of the Master of Ceremonies Workshop
Sept. 14th of 2007.
Completion & certification of the Marbecca Love Story Workshop
Aug.7th of 2005..
(Training on how to write & read stories)
Notable past clients:
Mark Mitchell wedding (Son of Harry Mitchell AZ State Senator), Jake Plummer & The AZ Cardinals, David Aardsma wedding (MLB pitcher of the Seattle Mariners) Jason Bulger wedding (MLB Pitcher for the L.A. Angels), Brandon Wood wedding (MLB Pirates) Mark Goldberg Holiday party (“Goldberg & Osborn”) Edward Jones Holiday party, USAA, Larry McDonough (AKA Larry Mac 20 year local Radio Host/DJ) Also performed in front of Muhammad Ali.