Q. Describe the most common types of jobs you do for your clients.
A. i DJ for wedding DJ for birthday parties are you have karaoke available to do also is 900,000 as nice dancing play music in 650,000 karaoke songs for your enjoyment your pleasure we don't charge you extra for extra things you basically get the whole package for one set price whatever your court is all your charger not charging extra if you do live out of the Milwaukee County Waukesha area there may be a trip charge involved for gas what it would be X close to you at the time the hire.
Q. Describe three recent jobs you've completed.
A. I recently did a party for a 90th birthdaythis is down at the Best Western hotel I also did a 40th birthday and that was out at the Greenfield Community Center and we've done many parties at the country springs weddings birthday parties Girl Scout parties office patties weddings Greenfield out at clamors
Q. What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?
A. Entertainment both DJ, Karaoke , Live PRO Singers, Shows... Photo, DVD, Other...Resort for services for entertainment for DJ with 900,000 down to play music in 650,000 karaoke songs with 35 years experience our ward waiting for us converse Association Awards for 2011/2012 many other words the Girl Scouts of America work with Make A Wish Foundation books for kids sports programs for kids Hurricane Katrina hurricane sandy our kids with cancer kids for camp are breast cancer from razors charities churches and many other organizationswe'll also have work with the VA services for our veterans at Survivor countries for protecting our lands god bless america
Q. If you were a customer, what do you wish you knew about your trade? Any inside secrets to share?
A. I would want to know um someone of honesty someone that would work with me diligently really care about my Event and my personal needs for my Event...
Q. What questions should a consumer ask to hire the right service professional?
A. How much per hour?
WHAT DOES THE PRICE INCLUDE?
WhAT kind of Equipment?
Do I pay extra for lighting, bubbles, or trip charges?
aM i CHArges for extra speakers?
Do I get charged extra for DJ and Karaoke?
Q. What important information should buyers have thought through before seeking you out?
A. looking for a reasonable DJ that really cares With on time and professional thirty-five. Plus yrs.
Q. Why does your work stand out from others who do what you do?
A. We take time in care in all we do to make it the best because, we care about you and you special Event!!! I have been doing charity fundraiser throughout the United States for about 35 years plus I work with me organizations with handicapped children cancer patients um and many other organizations terrible what my lifetime I've been a giver and a helper I have made many friends what my lifeI have also worked a lot of national disaster programs like your account Katrina hurricane sandy fundraiser for them to get clothing food and whatever was needed I work for the American Red Cross at one point in my life earlier years I've done volunteer withI work with the Peace Corps I have worked with the Girl Scouts of America for 15 years as a leader for 33 girls in my troop I was the first pack leader for Cub Scouts from Milwaukee County I work with many programs throughout the Wisconsin and other surrounding areas I have many achievements in my lifetime.
Q. What do you like most about your job?
A. I meet many new people and make many friends because we care about you and yor special Event!we work diligently with you we are professional on on time and reasonable prices.
Q. What questions do customers most commonly ask you? What's your answer?
A. most commonly asked questions are price type of equipment type of music and are we available
Q. Do you have a favorite story from your work?
A. I was contacted by a upset bride who paid for an out-of-town Chicago DJ in full and they went out of business left her with nobody and took off with her money one week before the wedding. I got her list of songs AND MUSIC they wanted and put together a great night with dinner and reception music, learning she had no cake either and I had a family member make the, a cake that turned out great.. She was so happy she hired Us again for her parents anninversary and sister's birthday party...
Q. What do you wish customers knew about you or your profession?
A. I am hardworking caring professional on time people are important to me friends are important to me I try to help everyone I get the best deal I can I do my best at everything I do
Q. How did you decide to get in your line of work?
A. Pro Singer, My Dad was "Jimmy Dale" singer on WTMJ and The Riverside downtown Milwaukee.... Both my parents were singer... Musical family...
Q. Tell us about a recent job you did that you are particularly proud of.
A. We got a call from a young bride- to -be tearful that she had hired a DJ months before from Chicago paying them $1000 in full for their services and then going out of business no where to be found. Also her cake never delivered and problems with her dress. I charged her $399 for six hrs. chosen dance music 900,000 and 650,000 karaoke songs making her wedding special since she was already out the money from her previous dj, and family fun, got her dress taken care of by seams, and had her cake made from friends of our costing $100... She was so happy and sent us three referrals with deposits for other parties in the future friends and family. I told her about our referral program 3 parties booked with deposits, get one ith her Saturday......... We will be celebrating her birthday... We are good friends...
Q. Do you do any sort of continuing education to stay up on the latest developments in your field?
A. I have been in the music business all of my life child my father was Jimmy Dale saying at the Riverside and I'm radio and TV with my mother Mary Ann my father. was a professional and recording star same with the Frank Sinatra Liberace um my whole family has been entertainment all our lives we did it for fun and for basically helping other people to raise money for different charities and foundations and fundraisers what we've always been doing is my mother was one that died did all the ya the scarves and mittens for the soldiers in for children and a privilege children are we work with the handicap camps to help the children be able to go to camp by raising money for them are cancer patients that were in treatment with children or adults we raise money to help clean their homes to help I'll walk there animals for them to umm give them hotel accommodations near our treatments for cancer for already Asian or chemotherapy um we've been doing it for so many years it just comes natural to us in this is the way we ban and we've extended ourselves out to do weddings birthday parties
Q. What are the latest developments in your field? Are there any exciting things coming in the next few years or decade that will change your line of business?
A. we have some charities going on with the childhood cancer and other states we also have some breast cancer of fundraisers a good one baby online look at Facebook you should find some of those going on um we have some charities for camp coming up for the kids off some books programs sports for kids we do these two out the year are mostly in the summertime I'll keep you posted on Facebook. Checking Kathleen Cone, Wisconsin
Q. Describe your most recent project, what it involved, how much it cost, and how long it took.
A. just did a fundraiser for cancer for patients every radio station to ride clean their homes for them and help them with groceries and help them to take the pets for a walk and check in on them and spend a little time with them so they wouldn't be alone we paid for the services by having a fundraiser at Dopps bar in West Allis
Q. If you have a complicated pricing system for your service, please give all the details here.
A. are basic pricing right now for birthday parties at a bar in a walkie county of Waukesha County would be anywhere from 250 to 350 for the night for a DJ I'll say that area be 375 what is range around $599 unless we're traveling it would be probably a thousand Plus accommodation
Q. If you were advising someone who wanted to get into your profession, what would you suggest?
A. are you looking for a DJ for karaoke DJ that's great music a1 equipment on time professional was reasonable pricing call us first for looking forward to serving you
Q. What is your greatest strength?
A. my greatest strength this I'm always there to helpand my Christianity and believe in God.I work diligently to make everything perfection.
Q. What are you currently working on improving?
A. I have so much music that I'm working over to set everything up on a digital system right now it's very costly and time consuming but my music is my own music its not you download the pirate set up all my music is actual CDs that I have purchased and download it into my hard drives in my system seal get the perfect quality is going to be the actual almost soundtracks of the music that was you radio and TV or your soundtrack systems nothing cheap about it and all my equipment is a want to quit man I run all Sonics servers drawing apps all digital sound activated lighting systems foggermy bass speakers how to the floor everything is set up accordingly so it's pleasant your dinner music is turned down low and nice and soft enough to hear but still be alive conversation dancing music is like you're in a ballroom
Q. Write your own question and answer it.
A. what do you offer for a wedding? we are for dinner music of your choice in our library well tonight we offer all your special dances we need all the names of each one of your party and the particular song that you want played during their dance and then we play all of your DJ music that you suggested throughout the night if someone would come up with the a song selection we play it as long as it's okay with the bride the groomer were retired us we are professional man time we are caring and we want this to be memorable we basically let you have your wedding the way you want it you want to add some karaoke real hour if you want to add a couple extra speakers we allow it whatever the charges made of the time of business is all you're charged unless its side of town there may be a trip charge applied but we wouldn't let you know that at the time of the contract
Q. Write your own question and answer it.
A. if I hire you for my weddingand my wedding is going to be 6 to 8 hours what would you charge me and do I have to put down a deposit? depending on where your wedding is the fifth in Wisconsin in Milwaukee County or Waukesha County it would be $599 are special if it was for the router be a little and it is a trip charge maybe $50 as far as a deposit for your wedding and the rest would be collected on the day of your event
Q. Write your own question and answer it.
A. how long have you been in entertainment? I have been entertainment since I was probably around 4-5 years old professionally 1984 I come from a family were my parents were both on radio TV at the Riverside downtown um programs in Chicago Illinois with the Frank Sinatra there's a lot of other people that I don't remember all the names with my father was very popular his name is Jimmy Dale are you saying a lot of Dick Haymes stuff ah thanks and I try and many others I have all of his old recordings.