Category Archives: SPOTLIGHTS

A Fond Farewell from Stacy Zemon

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By Stacy Zemon, Editor & Chief Scribe Dear DJ Colleagues, As 2016 draws to a close, it is time for me to say “farewell” to the DJ business. After thirty-eight years I am retiring from our industry to pursue other endeavors. It’s been quite a journey from the days leading Hustle dance lessons poolside at…

“The Mobile DJ Handbook” Author Stacy Zemon

DJ Brian S. Redd interviews Stacy Zemon outside the Mobile Beat Show about her professional background and books. For autographed copies visit promobiledj.com. “The Mobile DJ Handbook,” “The DJ Sales & Marketing Handbook,” “The Mobile DJ MBA” and “The Mobile DJ Entrepreneur” are also available on amazon.com.

A Major Change at ProMobileDJ.com

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By Stu Chisholm, “The Complete Disc Jockey” “A change is gonna come” – Sam Cooke The only thing that will never change is change itself, and 2016 has been a year of major change. Some might even say upheaval! ProMobileDJ.com is no exception. Our Founder, former Publisher and current Editor, Chief Scribe, and all around…

Featured DJ: Jack Bermeo

Jack Bermeo

By Gregg Hollmann, “Party Professional” For this article, I caught up with Jack Bermeo, the recently crowned 2016 “DJ of the Year” at the DJ Times International DJ Expo held this past August in Atlantic City, New Jersey. For Jack, this was his third time winning DJ of the Year. Bermeo won his initial title…

An Open Letter to Aspiring Female DJs

DJ Randi Rae

By Gregg Hollmann, “Party Professional” Dear Aspiring Female DJs, You may have heard that the DJ industry is a male-dominated field, and that your chances for success are slim to none.  Well I’m here to advise you otherwise. Who am I?  I am a DJ company owner based in Central New Jersey and a former…

Book Review: Celebrate Life by Marcello Pedalino

Celebrate Life

By Gregg Hollmann, “Party Professional” In this article, I review Marcello Pedalino’s just-published book “Celebrate Life – How to live it up, discover fulfillment, and experience the joy you deserve.” For those of you unfamiliar with Marcello (pronounced Mar-Chello), he is a marquee event host based in New Jersey. Marcello is well-regarded for his physical…

Five Book Recommendations for Mobile DJs

The Mobile DJ MBA Front Cover

By Gregg Hollmann, “Party Professional” I’m a believer in the adage that “readers are leaders.” As a boy, I loved reading mystery books and biographies about my favorite sports stars. During summer vacation, I would typically read a book a day. Fast forwarding to my late twenties when I became interested in the mobile DJ…

N.A.M.E. Acquires ProMobileDJ.com

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By Stacy Zemon, Editor & Chief Scribe We have big news here at ProMobileDJ.com! We have joined forces with the National Association of Mobile Entertainers (N.A.M.E.) to bring an even stronger presence to the mobile entertainment industry. As the new owner and publisher, you can be sure N.A.M.E. Will bring you the same quality content…

Selling Hypnotically for DJs: An Interview with Incredible Hypnotist Richard Barker

Richard Barker

By Stacy Zemon, Publisher & Chief Scribe Can a DJ use hypnosis on prospects while engaged in the booking process? Whether your skeptical of hypnotism or not, the answer is “Yes!” According to world renowned hypnotist Richard Barker, “Hypnotism is not a magic potion. When I hypnotize someone they expect a zap or some kind…

Holiday Gift Ideas For DJs 2015

DJ Brian S. Redd makes his ADJ and American Audio suggestions.