Derek started DJing at age 16 and DJ’d his first wedding only one year later. He has performed for all types of events and can appeal to any type of crowd or age group. He is a highly interactive party professional who knows when to motivate the crowd and when to sit back and let the music do the work. He has a strong work ethic and brings a tremendous amount of energy to every event. He makes it a practice to meet his clients prior to the event and to get to know them so each wedding is personalized and mirrors the clients vision. Derek’s dedication is exemplified through his punctuality and intentional correspondence with the event planner and venue so that every detail is covered and perfected. His dedication goes beyond his DJ work. Derek spends time coaching youth softball, baseball and basketball when he is not working. With his great knowledge of music, detailed preparation and ability to appeal to any crowd, Derek comes backed by great reviews and is a great choice for your Lead Entertainment Host!