DJ Luis is first and foremost one of the top function DI's in South Africa. He has built himself a reputation as a highly regarded professional in the way he deals with his clients, with suppliers and with his audience on the dance floor. His career began in 1992 where he started playing in the legendary Jo'burg club scene, namely: Berlins, Chillers, James Velvet, Players & La Habana Café. With more and more requests for him to play for private functions, birthdays and weddings, Luis found himself moving into the corporate industry in 1998. Looking at his track record, over the past 30 years, he has been booked 7 days a week working with venues such as Avianto, Summer Place (Sandton), Sandton Sun, Sandton Convention Centre, Mount Grace, Summerplace, The Cradle Restaurant, Longmeadow. Scarlett Ribbon, Hazeldene Hall and other venues around South Africa where he is also their preferred supplier at some of these venues forall their functions / weddings. One of DJ Luis's biggest advantages is his ability to cater for adiverse audience;
SAB Alexander Forbes,
imperat Bank Pick 'n Pay,
J.P. Morgan National Brands,
J.S.E Tiger Brands
Dirension Data Henkel
Avrey Shain, Justine Soy Fen
Samsung, Webber Wentzel Bowens,
AVON, Bouwman Gilfilian,
Old Mutual Mercedes Benz
DJ Luis's phenomenal knowledge of music ( not to mention his collection)of various material played today, yesterday, tomorrow and his ability toread and play the 'right music' has been his winning attribute. The many theme'sthat he has played include : 60's/ 70's/ 80's, Retro, Rock 'n Roll, Disco,Sahara Nights, Woodstock, Moulin Rouge, Greek (before soccer world cup) Beach, Space,Buddha Bar, Shebeen, Sophia Town, African, Casino and there are others...
With a reputation amongst many of the event companies, who book andarrange events around Luis's availability, it is no wonder that some client haveeven taken DJ Luis along to ensure a party while overseas in Thailand, Mauritius,Zambia, Botswana, Mozambique, and Kenya and he has certainly been to most partsof South Africa! Other high profile events include: Huis Genoot's 90* Birthday, Sean Summer's 50th You Spectacular, Jeremy Ord's Personal Wine Launch, Top Billing Awards, Dimension Data Pro Am, PICA Awards, Discovery Challenge, Survivor Winner's party, Pick 'n Pay Marathon, Tirgin Monte a unine virgin Charity Absa Relay, J.P.Morgan Corporate Challenge and Ernie Joubert's farewell, Sports Trust party. Tracy Going's wedding, Event Companies include : 24 Carrots, the Event Production Co, Blue Moon, Collyer Lessick &Associates, Ukathu Events, Turnkey, Soapbox Studios, Mortimer Harvey, The Sound Syndicate, Kugzulu Events, The Mad Hatter, about entertainment,Conference Co Coordinators, Old Shanghai Events, Anglo African Events, WWV, AVUnlimited, AV Systems, Multi-Media, DNGPS, Masiwela and Mela Events, to name but afew.
With so many of these corporate and event companies working with Luistime and time again, he is considered as a vital part of the any production team.His constant willingness to assist and contribute to the success of theevent - be it his technical knowledge when setting up with the AV suppliers, providing aWOW piece of music for award announcements, openness to suggestions andcreative input when designing a showcase and most important, reading the audienceand playing just the right stuff - DJ Luis is one of a kind and comes highly recommended !