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Meet Your Team
Over the past 30 years, Hot Wax has
built a full-time professional Vancouver DJ Entertainment business with
clients from all over British Columbia, Canada the U.S. Europe & Asia.
We have emceed over thousands of functions, from weddings to Bar/Bat
Mitzvah's and Corporate Affairs. How do we do it? We share with our
audience our passion and knowledge for music, our love for people and
our flare for fun!
Elliott is touted as an expert on
how to motivate a crowd and keep them entertained. He began his career
playing the lunch-hour tunes at his high school and went on to graduate
from BCIT Radio Broadcasting. He's been in the business of getting
people dancing for over 31 years having, personally performed at over
Elliott’s voice is clear and distinctive, which makes him a
natural for voice over work, advertising and of course, disc jockeying.
His passion for music and his ability to entertain is what makes Elliott
unique. His success is built on his innovative approach to the DJ
business, which includes a strong advertising component, constant
upgrading of technology and a superior training program for his staff.
On the flip side, his commitment to serving his clients is unparalleled
in a business that is often inconsistent. When he’s not spinning tunes,
Elliott trains youths to be the next up-and-coming DJ's. Elliott is
always looking for the opportunity to take not-for-profit organization
events to the next level.
Ozzie brings over 20 years of experience with
her from past careers in the travel, tourism and hospitality industries,
where she planned and managed hundreds of events for celebrities and
business leaders. Ozzie’s entrepreneurial spirit took flight in the
early 1990s, when she created her own catering company, Second Helpings.
Since then, she’s been on the rampage to build business opportunities,
which she does with enthusiasm and flare! Ozzie is currently on a quest
to produce superior products in the DJ market place. Hot Wax is a great
example of Ozzie’s determination and will to create a DJ company that
reaches markets beyond the wedding crowds. Microsoft and Helijet are
just two major corporations who have raved about the Hot Wax experience.
When she’s not working the job, Ozzie is working the room. An avid
networker and volunteer, Ozzie belongs to a number of organizations,
Valley Women's Network, Business Network International (BNI), CSES and
has received numerous awards as Master Networker. She also donates her
spare time and resources to Baubles for Banting, in support of the Canadian
Diabetes Association. Ozzie's goal is to help others achieve theirs.
Scott has been with Hot Wax for over 21 years!
Over the years, Scott has performed at hundreds of corporate functions,
weddings and not-for-profit events. Scott takes pride in his
performances and enjoys playing requests. Popular with our clients,
Scott receives rave reviews and often gets requested. His passion for
music, his desire to entertain combined with great work ethics has made
him a great asset to the Hot Wax team. In his spare time, Scott enjoys
rebuilding old radios, and is constantly working on expanding his
Jordan has been
a DJ for 8 years and has quickly expanded his repertoire to include teen
dances, Bar & Bat Mitzvah's and Corporate events and weddings.
Graduated from SFU Beedie school of business. He also operates and runs a
successful Student Works Painting franchise. Jordan's reliability,
commitment to detail and immense knowledge of music has made him a big
asset to Hot Wax. In his spare time, Jordan can be seen snowboarding on
the local hills. Jordan updates our monthly Hot Wax mini mixes and has a
passion for video mixing.
might be one of our youngest DJ’s, but along with his brother Jordan
they have both been with the company for over 8 years. His passion for
entertaining and flare for hosting provide the necessary qualities to be
able to think outside the box, improvise, and generate a strong reading
for the crowd he is presented with at events. A recent graduate of the
BCIT Radio Broadcasting program; Taylor has the ability to work with
kids heading our youth division in Bar/Bat mitzvahs’, schools events,
grads, and after grads. He is also one of our top DJ’s in the Wedding.
corporate, and social events scenes. Whatever the event Taylor has the
credentials and skills set to help provide you and your guests with a
night they will never forget.
Chuck is a seasoned veteran in the entertainment
industry and his talents span from a producer, performer, musician and
DJ. Having worked throughout Western Canada and as far as Mexico, he is
most recognized in Calgary AB. If you are looking for an interactive
host, with an extensive acting background, he's your guy. Want a laid
back DJ with a stellar taste in a wide range of music? A specialist in
themed events, Chuck will deliver your party/soiree.
With over 13 years experience as a DJ/MC in both Vancouver and
Toronto he has the skills to make any party a memorable one. He started
his DJ career in Vancouver in 1999 using turntables during the club
scene. He has already shown that he is here to stay and can turn any
occasion into a great interactive party, which makes him the perfect DJ
for your event.
Hailing from Richmond, Mike is a veteran
with the company, not only having Hot-Wax Entertainment DJ his
Barmitzvah; Mike has taken over the youth scene- schools, bar/bat
mitzvahs, after grads as well as being versatile enough to have
outrageous success with weddings, corporate functions, and social
gatherings. One of our go to guys Mike is ready to help you have a night
you won’t forget.
Anton began with Hot Wax 12 years ago. After
spending 3 years in Edmonton spinning tunes in several bars and night
clubs, Anton has happily returned to Vancouver, and is enthusiastically
back with the team. Anton has extensive experience DJ'ing in various
environments and in certain circles is known as a Bar Mitzvah DJ,
corporate functions and wedding receptions. In his spare time he can be
found volunteering, keeping up with music, playing golf, and watching
his favorite NHL team, the Vancouver Canucks.
Larry has been a part of the Hot Wax team
for over 10yrs and continually gets great feedback from our
clients. He is personable, accommodating and is always ready to
take your party to the next level. Weddings, corporate and
family functions are right up his alley. Larry looks forward to
deejaying your event and seeing you on the dance floor all
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Bright, savy, and always camera
ready, Mellissa is one of our go to girls when it comes to our Hot-Wax
Open Air photobooth. Through her natural ability to entertain, she is
the right person to help your guests feel comfortable, let loose, or
experience the photobooth in anyway they can think up. One of the
pioneers on our Photobooth Team, she knows what it takes to make every
outing a success.
Professional photographer Lianne
Cohen brings her impressive background and resume to the table to help
round out our Photo booth staff. She is the Guru at customer service and
relations, appealing to all demographics adding her strong fun filled
personality to the mix. Aside from her interaction with the guests, she
also has an eye for perfection- making sure our cameras, props and
backgrounds are in perfect working, lighting, and photograph conditions.
She won’t settle for anything but the best, and won’t let your guests
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Professionally trained DJ's with a passion for
a love of people and
a flair for fun!