Owner Justin Morse aka DJ Jay Raven, has been working in entertainment professionally since 1995. A popular radio host in Hartford, Boston, Providence, Bridgeport and Fairfield County. He has hosted, created and produced events with as few as 30 to as many as 30,000 guests. As an MC Jay has announced and hosted events at the Xfinity Theatre, Mohegan Sun, Foxwoods, Boston Garden, the XL Center, arenas and stadiums as well as booked, promoted and DJ'd at many of the hottest night clubs in Boston and Hartford. As a wedding specialist he's preformed for celebrities, professionals, and the happiest couple's throughout New England for over 15 years.
Raven has completed the National Wedding MBA in Las Vegas three times, trained with the creator of The Knot Carley Roney and CEO of WeddingWire Timothy Chi, representatives of Chauvet Lighting and other renowned manufacturers, and shared ideas with celebrity wedding coordinator David Tutera on the radio. He won the Hartford Advocates Best Morning Show Award the same year Total Events was inducted into The Knot's Best of Weddings Hall of Fame. While Jay now operates primarily in planning, administrating, and supervising some larger events he remains available to each and every client from the day of booking until the final minute of your reception. Jay can currently be heard in the am as half of the number one drive time Anna & Raven Morning Show on Star 99.9 Today's Best Mix!
DJ Matt Sirois
No other company has the radio performance experience and wedding event training of Total Events. While Producer of the Raven in the Morning Show on 106.9 WCCC in Hartford DJ Matt Sirois was simultaneously rocking Hartford bars and nightclubs on his way to working nearly four hundred weddings in the last eight years. He has won the Best of Weddings and Couple's Choice Award several times and last year completed the National Wedding MBA in Las Vegas. Matt is currently an operator on CBS radio. Any size, any setting Matt will have the music mix your guests will love!
DJ Derek Egerman
DJ Derek Egeman has been a professional DJ and musician providing live music and mobile DJ services to individuals, organizations, communities, and corporations for more than twenty years. Working alongside countless local and national musicians and performers, now specializing in weddings the last decade DJ Derek stays current consistently picking up gigs in the area's hottest clubs and bars, such as The Russian Lady, The Rocking Horse Saloon, Wood 'N Taps and Vaughan's. You may find him on a float in the Hartford St. Patrick's Day Parade, Mohegan Sun and Foxwoods Resort Casinos, or even at a college or professional sporting event. Derek is also an ordained minister available to preform your ceremony and then seamlessly transition into the DJ your party needs. Detail oriented and a master at reading the crowd DJ Derek Egerman will help formulate your winning wedding day!
DJ Jesse "Hybryd" Ledeatte
DJ Jesse Ledeatte breaks the mold, they call him Hybryd because his performance ability doesn't fit in any one box. A singer, songwriter, DJ, production specialist, MC and host, Jesse is a charismatic presence who never gets rattled. Able to play acoustic guitar for your ceremony or cocktail hour and then set the party off on the turntables when the time comes, Jesse is an electric character great for any event. Interacting with the crowd and pumping it up on the dance floor. DJ Hybryd is a lover of all music genres and can easily cater to a group with mixed tastes!