John Zucco – Entertainment Specialists
John Zucco has been a Disc Jockey and Professional Musician for 36 years and currently performs at over 250 events per year which includes weddings, corporate and private events. One of the most in-demand DJ’s in the area he has also appeared in 2011 on MIX104.1’s “Karson & Kennedy” show and is the occasional bandleader and guitarist for KISS108’s “Matty In The Morning” show. John’s ability to read and motivate a crowd are matched by few in the event world and he has become a mentor and guide to many up and coming Disc Jockeys in the local event world.
In demand as both a Disc Jockey and Karaoke host as well as a musician he has performed for such companies as Microsoft, Covidien, Compaq, Gillette, Dunkin Donuts, Fidelity Investments, Boston Beer Works (Sam Adams), the 2004 Democratic National Convention, Avaya, IBM, Liberty Mutual, Pfizer Pharmaceuticals, John Hancock, Akibia, Millennium Takaeda Oncology, Bain & Co., Houghton Miflin, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, Prudential Financial, Banana Republic, the Connecticut Food Association and Odyssey Cruise Lines. John also coordinates all of the DJ’s for Odyssey Cruise Lines and frequently DJ’s on the various vessels himself.
In the past he has DJ’d for TV’s ElimiDATE on the WB Network and was awarded the 2012 “Spirit of NACE Award by the National Association for Catering & Events (NACE). He was also chosen as the 2003 “Affiliate Member of the Year” by the the New England Chapter of NACE He was also the recipient of the 2007 “President’s Award” and 2012 “Chapter Leader Award” given by the New England Chapter of the International Special Events Society (ISES).
John is the current Secretary of the New England Chapter of NACE and sits on the Executive Board along with Catering Directors from such hotels as the Four Seasons, the Ritz Carlton, the Hyatt Regency and the Copley Plaza. John is also a committee member of ISES New England.