A Letter from NAME President: Carol Keslar

A Letter From Our President

I realize this is such a sensitive time and subject to everyone about how COVID19 has impacted our businesses, families, finances and our every day routines. Please stay safe and healthy and follow mandated safety guidelines. Keep in mind, your decision to participate will help save many lives, return to our normal routines and get back to what we love the most…ENTERTAINING!
  • We would love to share with all entertainers there are now loans and grants available for small businesses that will entitle you means to keep your business and employees paid.
  • Have you applied for the Paycheck Protection Program? This loan/grant is available to all self-employed entertainers. This type of loan could possibly turn into a grant assuming you generate the funds according to their guidelines, monitor and report how the funds were used. Please submit your application to see if you qualify.
  • Unemployment guidelines have been revised since Covid19 that may qualify you to receive unemployment payments. Please be certain to apply to your home state to see if you qualify.
  • We will continue to keep our members and all entertainers informed of other changes that are affiliated with Covid19 as we are updated.
Please be safe. Make wise decisions that will not only affect yourself and families, but others you come in contact with. Thank you for your dedication, participation, support and loyalty to N.A.M.E and the entertainment industry.
Please note we do have one of our staff members in the office on a part time schedule. I am also available on cell 267-304-1942 from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday to Friday EST or email carol@nameentertainers.com
Our insurance partners American Specialty Insurance are also available to answer your insurance questions or provide documents remotely. Please call 877-441-4011 Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. EST or email express@americanspecialty.com for the fastest response.
We are in this together, we will come out stronger than ever! Stay positive and remember the power of prayer. It is important to follow recommended safety procedures. Prayers to keep everyone healthy and safe. Special thanks to our heroes in the medical profession!
Carol Keslar
N.A.M.E President


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    Chase Jewell has been in the DJ world for 15 years, starting in clubs and bars then moving on to mobile events.

    From the beginning, he’s always had a fascination with pro-audio and lighting gear.

    Starting when he was a child at his church, Chase learned audio mixing and lighting skills. He’s been studying sound and lighting ever since then – learning the ins and outs of every new piece of equipment that could possibly make his performance better.

    His mobile DJ company, Jewell DJ Solutions, serves all of Indiana and some of Ohio, Kentucky, and Illinois.

    Chase can be reached c/o chase.jewell@jewelldjsolutions.com. His website is: http://jewelldjsolutions.com. You can get social with him on Facebook or Twitter.

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