About Entertainment Essentials

 

Entertainment Essentials is a group of tech savvy, energetic individuals in the Louisville, Kentucky area with a focus on entertainment and successful production of your event. Our company was founded circa 2009 with one mission: To fulfill the entertainment needs of our clients and provide excellent customer service without compromise. It all began with professional DJ and Emcee entertainment, then quickly expanded into PhotoBooths, Event Lightscaping, Video/Music Video, Karaoke, Dance Floor/Staging Rentals and (as you can see) much more.

 

Our Philosophy

Our philosophy is quite simple: We promise to work with you hand-in-hand to book not only the right services for your event, but also the right talent. We promise to be as informational as possible, without coming off as pushy or in some desperate need to make a sale. We will listen to you listen to your thoughts, ideas and dreams to help plan an event that is not only memorable, but unforgettable!

 

Our Personalities

When it comes to talent and personalities, we’ve got quite an assortment! Interested in learning more about one of us? Follow the links below for more information:

 

R-Dub

Entertainment_Essentials_Rachel

 

 

Title(s)

Event Coordinator, SuperBooth Attendant

  

First Concert Attended

Britney Spears

  

Favorite Artist(s)

Taylor Swift

  

Favorite Band(s)

Fleetwood Mac, Florence + The Machine, S Club 7, NSYNC

  

Favorite Genre(s)/Decades

80’s, Classic Rock, Alternative, Indie, Top 40

  

Favorite Kind of Event

Weddings & Proms!

  

Favorite Hobbies

Being cool, Horseback Riding, Shopping, Eating sushi, playing with my puppy, hanging out with friends and family, traveling

  

What fuels her passion for entertainment?

Spinning plans into perfectly coordinated event perfection!

 

 


 

 

DeeJayWoody

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Title(s)

Chief Entertaining Officer, Emcee, Music Mixer & Light Jockey

  

First Concert Attended

The Association @ Snyder Park in Springfield, OH

  

Favorite Artist(s)

John Mayer, Porter Robinson, “Weird Al” Yankovic

  

Favorite Band(s)

Boys Like Girls, AudioSlave, Barenaked Ladies, Beastie Boys, Beatles, BeeGees, Skrillex, Paul Oakenfold… this list goes on forever

  

Favorite Genre(s)/Decades

Pop/Top 40, Progressive Trance, Alternative/Grunge, Country, Singers & Songwriters, R&B, Adult Contemporary, Classic Rock, Hip-Hop

 

Favorite Kind of Event

Weddings, Schools and Fundraisers

  

What fuels his passion for entertainment?

Two driving forces:

 

First

Meeting new people. As owner and operator of this great company,
I’m presented that opportunity every time I attend a consultation or work an event!

  

Second

The satisfaction of knowing that what I’ve learned about entertainment/music/technology
are begin put to good use. Nothing feels better than seeing it all come together at
the height of a packed dance floor!

 


 

 

FannyPack

Entertainment_Essentials_FannyPack 

 

Title(s)

Event Coordinator

  

First Concert Attended

98 Degrees

 

Favorite Artist(s)

Ben Folds

  

Favorite Band(s)

Avett Brothers

  

Favorite Genre(s)/Decades

Indie Pop, Folk, Bluegrass, 90’s

  

Favorite Kind of Event

Any event where people get their butts out of the seats and DANCE!

  

Favorite Hobbies

Cooking, baking, going to local shows, checking out new restaurants, hanging out with friends including her cocker spaniel, Walter White.

  

What fuels her passion for entertainment?

I have always been a natural born planner.
Nothing makes me happier than seeing hard work turn into an event
where people are having FUN! It’s all in a days work for me and that’s why it works for me.
I can’t imagine doing anything else!

 


 

 

Johnny Fever

 Entertainment_Essentials_DJ_Johnny_Fever

  

Title(s)

Emcee, Music Mixer

  

First Concert Attended

Seal

  

Favorite Artist(s)

Chris Brown, Jason Derulo, Nicki Nimaj Tom Petty, Jason Aldean, Kenny Chesney, Eric Church, Josh Turner

  

Favorite Band(s)

Red Hot Chili Peppers, Weezer, Nirvana Def Leppard, Eagles, Maroon 5 and tons of cheesy 80’s bands!

  

Favorite Genre(s)/Decades

Grunge/Garage Bands, 80’s Rock/Pop, R&B, Adult Contemporary, Classic Rock, Country 

  

Favorite Kind of Event

I love any kind of event that includes a party and great time!

  

Favorite Hobbies

Hobbies?! I’m allowed to have those? Awesome!

  

What fuels his passion for entertainment?

I love having a great time and making sure others are having just as much fun.  I’m a natural born entertainer and lover of music. Combine those 2 and you have a great formula for an amazing time!

 


 

 

Meowsers

Entertainment_Essentials_Meowsers 

  

Title(s)

Event Coordinator

 

First Concert Attended

Front row at Ashlee Simpson

  

Favorite Artist(s)

Taylor Swift/Kacey Musgraves/Luke Bryan

 

Favorite Band(s)

Maroon 5

 

Favorite Genre(s)/Decades

Pop/Rock/Country. Also, not ashamed to admit I belt out some Disney/Broadway tunes in the car sometimes…
 
 
Favorite Kind of Event
Any kind where people are having fun!
 

Favorite Hobbies

Pop/Rock/Country. Also, not ashamed to admit I belt out some Disney/Broadway tunes in the car sometimes…

 

What fuels her passion for entertainment?
I love to put smiles on the faces of our customers and help coordinate successful events! 

 


 

 

OptiMixPrime

Entertainment_Essentials_OptiMIxPrime 

 

Title(s)

Emcee, Music Mixer, Light Jockey and SuperBooth Operator

  

First Concert Attended

I’ve never attended a concert. I would love to go someday, though! 

  

Favorite Artist(s)

Notorious B.I.G.

  

Favorite Band(s)

Killswitch Engage

  

Favorite Genre(s)/Decades

Hip-Hop & R&B

  

Favorite Kind of Event

I enjoy all events, whether it be a Wedding, Father/daughter dance, or even a Prom.
What makes an event exciting for me is when guests are having a great time,
and the dance floor stays full!

  

Favorite Hobbies

Crafting my skills as a DJ/MC, Hiking/Camping/Kayaking, Gaming (when I have the time),
Music (Listening/Playing/Creating) and Spending time at the shooting range 

  

What fuels his passion for entertainment?

Making people happy and helping them celebrate their event.
I love seeing a smile on our clients faces after an evening of great music and dancing!