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overview

GigMasters is the one stop source for all of your event service needs. We combine the efficiency of the web with the personal touch of a private event planner. Weddings to birthdays, corporate parties and more, we’re here to help you find the perfect vendors to bring your event to life. Search our site and you’ll see that we’ve got the web’s largest selection of the best, client-reviewed entertainers and event vendors.

But don't take our word for it. See what our clients and vendors have to say.

special events brought to life
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our promise

At GigMasters, our entire team is committed to helping you celebrate life's biggest moments. From looking to booking, our team of Event Specialists are here to help you every step of the way.

Whether you're a first-time party planner or an experienced event professional, we're committed to helping you find the best vendors to fit your event vision and budget. And, when you find the perfect vendor for your event, book with us and you'll be covered by GigMasters Buyer Protection.

We believe that your event is our reputation, and making your event dreams come true is our top priority. We're not satisfied until you're thrilled - that is our promise to you.

Secure Booking System
Helpful Event Specialists
Buyer Protection
Verified Client Ratings
National Vendor Ratings
Checklists & Contracts

meet the team

GigMasters was launched in 1997 by our fearless leaders Mike and Kevin, two life-long friends who wanted to combine their love of music and parties with their passion for the web. Today, Team GigMasters is comprised of over thirty web developers, marketers, and account specialists obsessed with perfecting the experience of booking live entertainment and party vendors.

Caricatures by JT Art & Design

Founders
Mike
Mike
Co-Founder

As a kid, Mike's sister convinced him he came from a pet store. Now that he's a Dad, he's pretty sure he knows where babies really come from.

Kevin
Kevin
Co-Founder

Before launching GigMasters, Kevin worked as everything from a repo man to a stock broker. He once drove a Buick with no brakes from East Hampton, LI to Manhattan.

Marketing
Marissa
Marissa
VP of Marketing

Marissa doesn't like piña coladas or getting caught in the rain. But she does like yoga, cooking, and bike rides with her husband and son — when she's not in the Marketing Studio. Favorite Movie: Mostly Martha Actual Favorite Movie: Wedding Crashers

Rick
Rick
Senior Marketing Manager

Our Senior Marketing Manager and the Willie Mays of the GigMasters softball team, Rick was among the company's first hires. Desert Island Album: Tom Petty Full Moon Fever Musical Instrument: Air guitar

Peter
Peter
Producer / Community Development

Pete is an avid musician and music fan who has interviewed everyone from Matisyahu to the Avett Brothers while working at CBS Radio, MP3.com and Rhapsody.

Nicole
Nicole
Senior Marketing Manager

A natural born party-planner, supremely considerate co-worker and unabashed Gleek, Nicole embodies our 'life of the party' spirit. Wedding Song: Hold You in My Arms by Ray LaMontagne Favorite Board Game: Scattergories

Katie
Katie
Product Marketing Specialist

When not developing or testing new features for the website or making her co-workers laugh, Katie is usually in the kitchen making sinfully good treats for her co-workers or playing with her doggy, Sammy D. Desert Island Album: Queen's Greatest Hits

Mary
Mary
Marketing Associate

A two-time hula hoop and limbo champ, Mary Ellen is a truly passionate writer who is always armed with a pen and paper. She’s also a wiz on the air guitar and belly drums, and if given the gift of a super power, she would welcome “Go-Go Gadget” arms. Celebrity Crush: Anthony Bourdain

Rob
Rob
Digital Marketing Specialist

An experienced drummer with a sharp haircut, Rob was recently voted 'Nicest Guy in the Office.' His interests include: Taco Bell Volcano burritos, Zooey Deschanel and planking. Power Animal: Ankylosaurus

Ryan
Ryan
Senior Digital Marketing Manager

A sucker for any kind of ‘80s pop music, and all things Star Trek, Ryan is the man who helps us navigate the ever-changing landscape of SEO and the digital world. If he were to be accessorized as an action figure, he would come with a cigar and scotch tumbler. Superpower: Flight

Chelsea
Chelsea
Marketing Associate

Chelsea loved GigMasters so much as an intern that she never left! Glitter, Tom Hardy, writing, and cheetah print are just a few of the items on Chelsea’s ‘love’ list. If she could have one superpower, she would want the ability to instantly download clothes from Pinterest to her closet. Office Nickname: #selfiechelsea

Technology
Mike
Mike
VP, Technology

Star Wars fan and father of three girls (even his dog is female), Mike has 15 years experience building everything from software and mobile apps to large-scale commercial websites.

Alex
Alex
Senior Web Developer

His office looks like a kid's bedroom. He is powered by junk food and juicing. He sings Sondheim while writing Powershell scripts. He plays bass in a ska band with his office-mate. He is the GigMasters Hot Dog Eating contest champeen (10 dogs / 10 minutes). Danch is his name - DevOps is his game.

Justin
Justin
Senior Web Developer

By day Justin is the Tech Department’s problem solver. By night he fights crime. No, actually he plays the trombone in Steady Habits, one of GigMasters’ all-time favorite ska bands.

Chalise
Chalise
Web Application Developer

A web developer extraordinaire, Chalise’s hobbies include long-distance running and preparing for the zombie apocalypse. Coincidence? Probably not...but we’re glad someone around here will be ready.

Luke
Luke
Web Application Developer

Drummer, noisy music enthusiast and ace web developer, Luke isn’t afraid to pull an all-nighter at GigMasters HQ to make the site look and function its' best. He’s also an up and coming threat on the GigMasters table tennis circuit.

Ryan
Ryan
Web Application Developer

When Ryan isn’t writing code to keep our site looking great, he enjoys spending time with his wife and son. Ryan has recently hiked all of the peaks in the Catskill Mountains. He also has a weakness for fantastic German beers, but swears he doesn’t drink and hike (safety first!)

Gordie
Gordie
Web Application Developer

A total caffeine fiend and cinema fanatic, you’ll often find Gordie at the movie theater on Thursday nights, enjoying the latest midnight premiere. He fills his days maintaining and improving the site while also participating in spontaneous Nerf gun fights around the office. Celebrity Crush: Jennifer Lawrence

Andrew
Andrew
Junior Web App Developer

Andrew is a man of many talents. Sure, we know him as one of our awesome Tech team developers. But, his resume also includes playing the handbells, juggling, and being mistaken for Ben Savage (Cory from Boy Meets World). Andrew’s also been known to sing a mean Show Tune or two in the shower!

Tom
Tom
Junior Web App Developer

He started out as the only Boy Scout in his troop to get the "Computer" Merit Badge and now finds himself coding away in our Tech Department. Tom has traveled to all 48 continental states in the US, and is an avid motorcycle rider. He’s also a 3rd generation city snow plow operator who can play the drums and guitar.

Brian
Brian
Creative Director

Brian is the talented designer behind the GigMasters brand. It’s been said that he has an unhealthy relationship with RedBull, but if that’s what fuels his great creative vision, we’re okay with it. Brian is also a featured AutoCross Racer with a serious need for speed! Power Animal: Lemur

Account Services
Becky
Becky
Account Services Manager

Becky is the fearless leader of the Account Services Department. She spreads her unbridled enthusiasm around the office every day, loves the NY Rangers, and her drink of choice is anything with tequila. Power Animal: Otter

Nikki
Nikki
Account Specialist / Social Media Strategist

Daily trips to Starbucks fuel Nikki-Lynn’s super positive, "Can-Do" attitude. She’s a lover of country music, HGTV and all things pistachio. Power Animal: Chipmunk (which is also her family given nickname). Superpower: Time Travel

Annie
Annie
Account Specialist / Social Media Strategist

Annie is a University of Vermont alumna (Go Catamounts!) and a movie-quoting, customer-assisting machine that runs on caffeine. Don’t be surprised if she slips a few one liners into your call just to keep you on your toes!

Gus
Gus
Account Specialist

Gus is a helpful Account Specialist and budding table tennis star who describes his family as eerily similar to the one in My Big Fat Greek Wedding. Desert Island Album: ‘Cast Away’ Soundtrack.

Carly
Carly
Business Development Specialist

Carly, a transplant from Virginia, likes records, antiquing and vintage clothing - sensing a theme here? Her favorite movie is Almost Famous and if granted one superpower, she would take Harry Potter’s Invisibility Cloak. Carly also has a secret desire to someday play the maracas or tambourine in her very own band.

Dennis
Dennis
Account Specialist / Social Media Strategist

Dennis is GigMasters’ first bilingual Account Specialist (habla Español) and one of our best athletes. When he’s not at work or on the basketball court, he’s usually pursuing his other hobbies: eating and playing video games. Power Animal: Dragon. Superpower: The ability to spontaneously become Liam Neeson.

Jeremy
Jeremy
Senior Account Specialist

Jeremy is a theater lover who has written, directed, performed in and produced over thirty plays with his own theater company. That’s right, Jeremy has his own theater company. When not getting his acting on, Jeremy is helping our clients and members make the most of GigMasters.

Katie
Katie
Account Specialist

Katie is a karaoke and margarita lovin’ Account Specialist with a secret desire to harness telekinesis to move things across the desks of co-workers when they aren’t looking. She often gets mistaken for actress Laurie Holden (from the Walking Dead). Favorite Video Game: "Borderlands 2" for Xbox 360

Michela
Michela
Account Specialist

Michela is one of our dedicated Account Specialists who enjoys helping GigMasters members do what they love. Her favorite movies are Aladdin and The Birdcage, and her ideal party is an intimate gathering that includes relaxing music and an ocean view. Favorite Video Game: Legend of Zelda : Ocarina of Time

Finance & Operations
Jack
Jack
Controller

Jack is our numbers guy who makes sure that we stick to our budget and stay fiscally fit. His favorite game is chess - must be all of the calculating moves it takes to win. It’s also rumored that Robert De Niro has been told he looks like Jack, lucky guy. Desert Island Album: The Beatles

Jeremy
Jeremy
Senior Operations Manager

An amateur magician and office mini-golf enthusiast, Jeremy is the man who keeps GigMasters running like a well-oiled machine. He's seen Pulp Fiction about 10,000 times. Power Animal: Honey Badger Superpower: Invincibility

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GigMasters HQ

33 South Main Street
Norwalk, CT 06854