AJ CarlisleAJ Carlisle, the founder and owner of Celebrity DJ, began the company in 2004 after spending over a decade working in radio. AJ worked as an on-air DJ and program director for radio stations in New York, Connecticut, and arrived in Colorado in 2001 where he worked for K-View 99.9, K-Lite 106.3, Magic-FM, Mix 100 in Denver, and most recently 92-9 Peak-FM. In addition to operating Celebrity DJ, AJ is a public address announcer for the Colorado Springs Sky Sox baseball club. Married to his wife Kelly since 2002, they have a daughter (Skye) and son (Cole) and love to travel and spend quality family time together.
Matt MerchantFor Matt Merchant, music has been a big part of life since age 3 when he began singing in church on Sundays. From choir and talent shows in high school to his current career as a songwriter and local hip-hop artist, music is easily his biggest passion. His second biggest passion in life is working with people, making them smile, and feeding off their energy. These two qualities come together to make a great DJ for any event! Originally from Maryland, Matthew fell in love with the mood and people of Colorado Springs and has made it his home since 2006. For fun, Matt likes to write and perform his own music, travel, play sports, and spend time with family and friends.
Nick DialNick has been in the entertainment industry for the last 6 years and is excited to add Celebrity DJ to his already impressive resume. Formerly of the KRDO News Channel 13 Sports Department, Nick parlayed his love of sports into one of his newest ventures; on-field MC/Host at Colorado Springs Sky Sox home games. If Nick looks familiar to you...that's why! A Colorado Springs native, Nick likes to spend his spare time outside, hanging out with his friends, playing sports, and is active in helping out at his church.
Kyle BelchKyle Belch has been featured on Xtra Sports 1300 as an in-game broadcaster for the Colorado Springs Sky Sox so is no stranger to being the "man on the mic." Combining his love of music and a quest to make sure people have a great time, Kyle will bring your event to the next level! In his year's spent bar-tending, Kyle learned the intricacies of making sure that all of his guests were well taken care of. It's that kind of attention to detail and care that Kyle will to bring to your next event!
Jackson RoseA Colorado native, Jackson Rose loves anything that brings a group together for a good time. He started planning his own parties when he was 10 and hasn't stopped. In high school, he graduated with his associates in Telecommunication at Pikes Peak Community College and landed a job in radio shortly after. He's thrilled to host the weekend show on 98.9 Magic FM under the name Biscuit. When he's not entertaining people over the air-waves of Southern Colorado, he's bringing the party to YOU as you celebrate your big day!
Johnny BJohnny B has been in Colorado Springs for more than 20 years and has combined his love of music and talent for talk to find success working in radio for 103-9 RXP. As a DJ John loves and understands the emotional impact of music and the role he plays as an experience provider helping you to create the best possible time, no matter the occasion! In his spare time, Johnny B loves nothing more than goofing off with his girlfriend and 10 year old son.
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