I have been a Professional DJ / EmCee for over 25 years
My First DJ Experience was DJing at a Bar called Gaffers
I started mixing with Vinyl and eventually made the transistion
to using a computer. I have DJ'd Hundreds of Weddings and
Special Events

Events I have DJ'd include
DaVinci / Waldorf School Fundraising Event
Peggy Notebaert Museum Butterflies at Sunset Event
Chicago Area Lymphomathom
First Look for Charity Events Children's Memorial Chicago Auto Show
Mercy Home Charity Events
South Loop Historical Events and Block Parties
Immaculate Conception School Corporate Fundraising Events
Susan G Koman Breast Cancer Events
95.9 FM WRVR The River "Prom" Hosted By Scott Mackay
Plus Countless Weddings, Corporate and Private Celebrations

Events I have Emcee'd include
DaVinci / Waldorf School Fundraising Event
P.A.W.W.S. (Paws Assisting Wounded Warriors)
New Horizon Center for the Developmentally
Disabled Fundraising Events
Alexian Brothers Hospital Fundraising Events/
Mercy + Compassion Ministries
Immaculate Conception School Fundraising Events
McHenry County Shelter for Abused Women
ALS Fundraising Events
Susan G Koman Breast Cancer Events
MNASR Special Olympics
NHC Special Olympics
Plus several private and school Fundraising Events

I am also a Member of and insured thru NAME, National Association of Mobile Entertainers.
Make sure your DJ is Insured, most venues now require
DJ's, Emcees, and Other Entertainers to carry insurance ! ! ! 

Newburg Block Party
Billy, another great year in the books
This was your 22nd year DJing our
Block Parties

Jessi & Jons Wedding
Warehouse 109
Billy you KILLED IT, Thank you so much
and thank you for setting up our videos
Jessi & Jon

Garden Street Block Party Park Ridge
Best Block Party DJ We have ever Had

Hawthorn Woods Country Club
Client Loved You, Wants you Back

St Elizabeth Father Daughter Dance
Hi Billy, Thank you so much
even the Dads had a Blast

Onarga Block Party
Everyone says you are the best and
they are not kidding. Hope we can have you
back next year.

Megan & Kevin Wedding
Thank you so much Billy!
You and Freddie did a great job and we were very pleased!
You truly made our night enjoyable and we appreciate it! 

Edison Park School Dances
Thank you so much for being flexible with all 3 Dances
you will be back next year

St. Elizabeth School Dance
Thank you Billy the Kids Loved you

(Private Country Club Party)
Billy My Client Loved you
We will be doing a lot more business togther

Celeste & Steve Wedding
Thank you very much you did a Great Job
You Had Everyone Dancing The Whole Night
Celeste & Steve

Newburg Block Party
Billy, Another Fantastic Job

Greenleaf Sunday-Funday Block Party
Hi Billy!
I’m glad everything worked out! Everyone had a blast at the block party and we really appreciate the great music and all of the announcements!  Thank you so much!

PAWWS Benefit Donate Service Dogs to Veterans
Bridgeview Illinois
Awesome job Billy!
I could not have done it without you
and all the rest of the Pack♥️🐾🥰

Brittany & Joe Wedding Cantigny Country Club
Thank you so much Billy! You helped set the stage for an amazing party! We loved every moment of the reception, thank you for helping make it so awesome! Thank YOU for everything !
I can't believe you played all my songs (Joe)
Brittany and Joe

Heather & Justin Wedding Twin Lakes WI
Thank you all for everything! Both of you were phenomenal & completely made our entire day/ night much more magical 😍 y’all rock!!!

Thank you for all you years A dedication and support team for New Horizon Center! You’re the best!!
Sue McAuliffe Santoro

Thank you for all you do for the School.
You make the event grand.
Judy Rustemeyer

Billy Djbillyde DeFrancisco a man that rocked at the dj booth at the wedding last night was there from 3pm-1am the hardest working dj I know. Thanks pal
Rick Lindy

Dan & Kasia Wedding (Camelot Hickory Hills)
Billy you Rocked The House
We had so many compliments about you
Many of our guests said they have
not had this much fun at a wedding in years.

Jan & Rob 50 Year Anniversary
Billy, thank you so much for being so
wonderful to work with. The music
was perfect, brought back so many
wonderful memories

Ashley & Keith (Hyatt Lisle)
Billy, you were Great
Thank you so much for DJing
our wedding reception

John & Madeleine (Blackstone Hotel)
The guests and our parents were super
appreciative of your professionalism and
your organization. You were wonderful to work with
and I am pretty sure that that was the
most that our families have ever danced.
You had a jam packed floor all night,
we are so happy that you DJ'd our wedding.
John & Madeleine

Katies Graduation Party
Thank you Billy, It was Awesome
You're the Best

95.9 The River Event
Billy Thank you so much for
Helping us ! !

Thank you Billy The Kids Had a Blast

Thank you Billy, you did a great job
we raised about $12,000, we could not
have raised that much money with out your help

Thank you so much, you did a wonderful job,
the kids had a great time

Billy, Our event was a great success partly by your
and Dans talented contribution.
Everyone had a great time, we exceeded or donation
goal and people got to dance. Next year we may stay til midnight!!! Woo hoo!
We do appreciate your time and professionalism
and would love to have you again next year.
We are booking February 20 2018. Thank you so much!

95.9 The River Sweet 16
and Punta Cana Party
Billy, your music was perfect, another
Outstanding Job

Christening Fountain Blue
Thank you Billy you did a Great Job

With DJ Danny R
We Killed It, Thank you again for all your help
with set up and tear down and thank you for the
Greek Music. Mother of the Groom was
very happy
DJ Danny R

FFC South Loop Vendor Event
Billy, Thank you for plaing music for our FFC Event
Your music was perfect

Christmas Party
(Empress) With DJ Danny R
Billy, Thank you again for all your help
It was another great night
Client was very Happy
DJ Danny R

Christmas Party (Langham Hotel)
Billy you were Great, Thank you again.
This was the first year we had a DJ
and you had us dancing more
than any of the bands we had
in the past.

Wedding (White Pines)
Thank you Billy, you did such a great job,
we danced our
asses off ! You are a Great MC as well.
Thank you for working
with us and all our crazy intos