CHAUVET DJ BLOG DJ Profile

DJ Profile: Dr. Byrd

Posted on April 25, 2013 by webmaster

Joe Banko, aka Dr. Byrd, owns Stone Age Lighting & Sound in Arizona and is one of the newest members to the CHAUVET® DJ VIP Rewards program. He spent 12 years on the road as a lighting designer and roadie, then went on to work in the IT industry. After a few decades, Banko grew […]

The Butterfly Effect

Posted on April 24, 2013 by webmaster

Youth may be wasted on the young, but fortunately the desire to be a great DJ isn’t. As I’ve been settling in to my new position at CHAUVET DJ®, people from around the world have taken the time to send good wishes. That’s been really great, but it was the 14 year old from Canada […]

Geoff Short Travels to Midwest DJs Live!

Posted on April 13, 2013 by webmaster

Why is lighting important? Take a road trip with Chauvet DJ’s Geoff Short to Kenosha, Wisconsin – the home of Midwest DJs Live as he asks DJs there that very question. Networking, educational seminars, entertainment and of course the hottest gear available make up this great DJ conference, now in its 5th year. Geoff is taking […]

Geoff Short’s Journey to CHAUVET® DJ!

Posted on April 4, 2013 by webmaster

DJs! Bands! Event Planners! Club Owners! Meet Geoff Short – Chauvet’s new team member! Geoff is the new Assistant Marketing Manager/Customer Engagement & Education. He is also a DJ and musician that made his way from Cleveland, Ohio to work at Chauvet DJ in Sunrise, Florida! That means he wants to work with all of […]

DJ Profile: Stacy Zemon

Posted on April 1, 2013 by webmaster

Stacy Zemon is considered an authority on the DJ industry and is widely recognized as a distinguished industry leader who made ground-breaking educational contributions. She has 15 years of experience as a mobile DJ and has reached millions as a radio, club, karaoke and mobile DJ, as well as a writer, author and publisher. Zemon […]

DJ Profile: Light & Sound

Posted on April 1, 2013 by webmaster

Light & Sound, aka Samuel McGee and Cameron Hall, is a DJ/VJ duo who live in Meridian, Miss. and perform at house parties and venues throughout Mississippi and Alabama. They specialize in Electronic House and Dubstep and describe their shows as, “an intense array of lights and lasers accompanied by some of the grimiest bass […]

Journey to Chauvet

Posted on March 28, 2013 by webmaster

By Geoff Short Where am I? How did I get here? These have been very common questions over the last week or so as I left behind life as I knew it in Cleveland, Ohio to begin my journey to join the marketing team at Chauvet Lighting in Sunrise, Florida. Most DJs and other entertainment […]

DJ Profile: Instant Replay II Mobile Disco

Posted on March 1, 2013 by webmaster

Pete Hedges, who goes by the stage name Instant Replay II Mobile Disco, is originally from Oxford, England and has more than 30 years of experience in the industry. He currently lives in Swindon and caters to Oxfordshire, Wiltshire and Berkshire. Read on and get to know more about him. 1. How and when did you […]

DJ Profile: DJ Bill Lyons

Posted on February 1, 2013 by webmaster

Bill Lyons, aka DJ Bill Lyons, lives in Bangor, Maine and DJs at wedding receptions, clubs, holiday parties and school dances from Bar harbor to Millinocket. Read on and get to know more about your fellow DJ. 1. How did you get started as a DJ? Back in 1980, we hosted a school dance to […]

DJ Profile: Deejay Galaga and DJ Bombillo

Posted on January 1, 2013 by webmaster

Alex Lopez, aka Deejay Galaga, and Manny Del Val, aka DJ Bombillo, are collectively known as AM Music and Entertainment Group in Miami. Originally from Miami, Deejay Galaga mixes open format music, but his favorite is club/dance music. He is a graduate of the DJ Scratch Academy, founded by Jam Master J, and has DJ’d at […]

DJ Profile: DJ MiRz

Posted on December 1, 2012 by webmaster

DJ MiRz lives in Miami, Fla. and caters to Dade, Broward and Palm Beach counties. The Miami native specializes in Zouk, Compas, Hip Hop, Rhythm and Blues, Dance, Rap, Reggae, Latin and Caribbean music and has almost 10 years of experience. Read on and get to know more about him. 1. How did you get […]

DJ Profile: Jeff Brown

Posted on November 8, 2012 by webmaster

Jeff Brown won a MiN Laser by registering his CHAUVET® DJ gear with the CHAUVET® DJ VIP Rewards program. We discovered he has 27 years of experience in the DJ industry and is the owner of All About You Entertainment in Savannah, Georgia — needless to say we decided to feature him in a DJ Profile. […]