Meet Our Team of Event Specialists

Get to know the team that will be making your event Spectacular!

Will Shumate

"Meet Will Shumate, the man who started it all. Will was the region's first mobile entertainer dating back to 1977. Armed with a few stacks of records and a couple of turntables, Will played the area nightclubs at night, but never missed an 8 o'clock morning sales meeting at the radio station the next morning. Will has been a front runner in mobile entertainment for 44 years now, and continues to lead the pack in our region. His sales and marketing skills set him apart from the rest, and his vast knowledge of music spanning 5 decades is unmatched by any other area DJ. Will has programmed...

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Hello Everyone, My name is Joseph Johnson and I am Abe One DJ's Director of Operations. I have been with the company since 2004. Special events is my specialty. Knowing that I am part of Abe One DJ's and being professionally trained by Will Shumate himself has been an honor and a privilege. I have officially retired from DJing events as of 2021. I do however still take care of the online requests and the Client Portal, that all of our customers love to use when planning any event. I also am Managing Sales Agent for Acceptance Insurance in TX. I have hosted many events and know the ins and...

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Kerri Shumate

Hi I am Kerri Shumate , youngest daughter of Will Shumate our fearless leader of Abe One. I wear many hats including helping my dad and have been Deejaying since 2007. I love people and reading a crowd is my specialty. Keeping the party alive by watching a crowded dancefloor has been my passion for more than 14 years. We are in the people business, and my business is making sure you are happy from start to finish.

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John Covey Cole

I have been in the entertainment business for nearly 20 years. I started out as a musician and a host for open mic and karaoke shows. I then went into performing as a professional wrestler, leading an improv comedy troupe, as well as hosting as a dj. I also have a digital production company, and host a couple of different web shows, as well as still being a freelance performer and DJ

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Born and raised in West Virginia Woodrow Wilson High School graduate. Singer/actor DJ Elwood is ready to serve your event. With experience as a radio DJ in my hometown of Beckley Wv and acting alongside side movie legend Dean Cain and Christen Wood in the film A Patriots Day he is sure to entertain your next birthday, wedding, or party!

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Hey everyone my name is Helena Hubble. I have been in the Dj and Karaoke business since 2011. I took a break to try other avenues but I have always came back to doing what I really love. My favorite events to do are Weddings but I also enjoy private party’s and anything else that’s needed. I will strive to make sure your event is everything you want it to be and more and to keep the dance floor full. I will also work together with you to help pick the best music that you want played at your event. I also accept many forms of payment including Cash, PayPal , Check, Venmo, Credit Cards, and...

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DJ Kidd

Hi I’m DJ KIDD I’ve been Djing since 2016. Weddings are my specialty. Knowing how to make you and your guest the center of attention is what I do.

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I’m Michael I live in Charlotte NC I have been here for 1 year, I am originally from Bluefield Wv where I was DJing for the past 7 years I was there. I play for the Clients and to make sure they have the best DJ experience possible, I’m ready to help you out with any occasion. See you soon!!!

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Brian Wills

I played on the stage of the Grand Ol' Opry when I was 17. I signed a developmental recording contract with platinum plus recording in 2002. I have played music all over the country since 1999 when I returned from from active duty in the Air Force. I love entertaining people.

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My name is Grayson Wills and I’m from West Virginia. I am best known for performing and writing country music. I released my first all-original song EP "Within Me" in July of 2021, and it was a big success for me locally. I am now in the Nashville area, With that aside, I look forward to deejaying at weddings this year and I hope to make a lot friends while doing so!

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Hola Dallas Texas, I am "El Tank" I am your local Abe One DJ, Being Bilingual and growing up Dallas Texas has given me so much pride in my work and the culture I represent, I have been DJing since 2009 and Abe One DJ's in May 2022. I would love to come DJ an event for you, your family and friends!

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I been DJing since I was four years old. I can do wedding, any type of birthday parties, Anniversaries, Family reunion, Corporate events large or small, bar mitzvah. Senior living centers. My playlist includes any type of music. Country, rock, R&B, pop, Mexican, Latino, Hip hop, my playlist consists of anything from 1920 to present.

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Jeff Hickok

Hi there! I'm DJ Jeff Hickok, otherwise known as The Dallas Wedding DJ. I'm a classy and fun DJ. My style ensures that there are no awkward moments between events and that the party flows all night long. From planning the perfect music playlist for your wedding reception to coordinating the ceremony itself, I take care of all the important details. I perform the grand introductions, keep everyone informed with announcements, and get the guests excited. Every wedding has a different feel that reflects the bride and groom's personal tastes, and it's my job to find you exactly what you want....

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DJ Big Edd

Eddie aka DJ Big Edd began his DJ career in 2015. Eddie founded his company Thin Blue Line Entertainment to provide DJ/MC services for weddings, private parties and corporate events. Before becoming a DJ, Eddie spent 17 yrs in the law enforcement field as Communications Officer and Public Safety Officer. Since entering the entertainment industry, Eddie has established himself as one of the top mobile DJ’s in DFW, his awards include being the top Mobile DJ in three years in a row by The Bash and most recently his company was nominated #6 out of the Top 20 wedding companies in Dallas. During...

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Matthew Kellar has over 10 years of experience in the event industry. He has worked with many top DJ companies in the North East Tri-State area. Matthew has mastered his craft and has become one of the most recognized DJs in his field. Matthew and his crew are now servicing South West Florida. "Everything we do in the DJ booth is done with passion and it shows with the reaction we receive. It is an indescribable feeling to see our clients and their guests having an amazing time every time! The dancing, laughter and joy in the room means the most to us" - Matthew Kellar

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DJ Good Ground is Our Oklahoma Powerhouse, He has been DJing for almost a decade and knows how to handle any crowd. He services Tulsa/OKC, OK and Wichita, KS. DJ Good Ground will make your special day the most memorable event you will ever attend. DJ Shawn is a Skilled Karaoke and Wedding Host, He gets a lot of Enjoyment from see you and your family happy! "I am happy to bring the party and my skills to any event that is needed." Let's work together to make your dreams become a reality.

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