CANADIAN PROFESSIONAL DISC JOCKEY ASSOCIATION

Inspiring all DJs through Education, Networking and Support

Allied Member Information and Promotions

Allied Members of the Canadian Professional Disc Jockey Association are comprised of entities that wish to have a relationship with the CPDJA for promotional benefit of their products or services and to support the ongoing work of the association and expand our programming. In exchange for their membership, the association promotes the benefits of the products and services they supply to the DJ industry.

Organized by Allied Membership type, all Allied Members are described below in alphabetical order, along with any Allied Member promotional offers that may be available. The relationship with each Allied Member is unique and so to is their messaging. Browse the Allied Member listing below and support those who supply the products or services your business success depends on. 

If you represent an entity that would be interested in exploring an Allied Member relationship with the CPDJA and its membership, please contact us.

Diamond Allied Member


For over 90 years, Electro‑Voice has designed and engineered leading‑edge sound reinforcement solutions. Electro‑Voice stands apart as one of the few companies to design all components in‑house — enclosures, waveguides, drivers — ensuring excellent quality for every audio application, from a standalone loudspeaker to a networked sound system. The quality of their products speak for themselves.

Electro-Voice is the company behind famous loudspeaker lines such as the ZLX, ELX, EKX and ETX series, as well as the new ELX200 lineup and the industry-shifting EVOLVE 50 column speaker system!

Platinum Allied Member


DJ Event Planner changes the way DJs manage and run their business, streamlining procedures and software into one efficient management system. The DJ Event Planner system makes it so all business types from solo-op DJs to large multi-op companies can easily manage their events, clients, staff, planning procedures and much, much more. Best of all, there's no software to install and no backups to worry about! DJ Event Planner manages all upgrades automatically and run daily backups so you don't have to!

From utilizing email templates for clients and vendors to client email automation to innovative online client planning forms and easy to produce event contracts, DJ Event Planner completely revolutionized how DJ company owners manage and run their business. Positive testimonials are available everywhere, including these posts in the CPDJA National Facebook group.

We've also hosted a Canada Wide DJ Call with DJ Event Planner founder, Troy Ackerman. That call is available for Professional Members of the CPDJA as a CWDJC Replay.

Gold Allied Member


The Photo Booth Expo is the worlds largest trade show for photo booth professionals. Every winter, this annual trade show takes place in Las Vegas, Nevada with thousands of attendees, presenters and exhibitors from all over the world.

The next Photo Booth Expo is scheduled for February 24-27, 2020 in Las Vegas. Tickets are available here.

Allied Members

Acclaim Sound & Lighting is one of Canada's #1 online suppliers of Musical Instruments, Pro Audio, Stage and Theatre lighting, and DJ and Karaoke Equipment. Founded in 1989, Acclaim Sound & Lighting became the first online musical instrument and stage products retailer in Canada.

The expert staff at Acclaim Sound & Lighting can assist you with mapping out the products you need for all of your work as a mobile DJ.  Basically if it can work on a stage or in a studio, they have the products and expertise to make it happen!

Two special offers from Acclaim Sound & Lighting are available for all members of the CPDJA. They are as follows (some restrictions apply).

For orders over $3000, 15% will be discounted off the advertised pricing when paid using cash/interac/etransfer (12% discount if using credit card, PayPal or financing). For orders under $3000, 8% will be discounted off the advertised pricing when paid using cash/interac/etransfer (5% discount if using credit card, PayPal or financing).

To receive the automatically calculated discounts, simply create an account with Acclaim Sound & Lighting online and then send them a link to your CPDJA membership profile. Once their staff has verified your membership, you'll be automatically setup to begin receiving the discounts.

With more than 25 years in sales, marketing and sales management, Alan Berg has been called “The Leading International Expert on the Business of Weddings & Events”. Alan is a featured presenter every year at major industry conferences in North America and internationally. He has extensive sales, sales management and marketing experience ranging from publishing two wedding magazines, to Vice President of Sales at The Knot (at the time the largest wedding website in the world).

With easy to learn from books like "If your website was an employee, would you fire it?," "Your Attitude for Success," "Shut Up and Sell More Weddings & Events," and "Why Don't They Call Me?" Alan is one of the most widely read individuals in the wedding and special event world.

In addition to his books (click above links to purchase) Alan Berg also offers website review and consulting, sales training services, and speaking services. For more info, head to Alan's website or contact Alan@AlanBerg.com or call/text 1-732-422-6362.

AVShop™ is Canada's source for Pro Audio, Video and Lighting. They have an incredible selection to meet your needs and competitive prices across Canada. DJ gear - got it! Church audio - got that too! Karaoke - yup! Club Lighting - of course! Headphones - only 450 to choose from! Music Production - no instruments, but they will help you with all your recording needs! Video Walls - you see the trend. Anything Audio/Video related, AVShop™ can help you with.

Feel free to call, email, visit or chat with AVShop™ - they have a team of experienced DJs and technicians to answer all your questions and help you select the best gear for you.

Most orders over $199 ship for FREE across Canada!

The mission of Dominick Pirone from Booked Solid is to help you fill your calendar with high-quality events and weddings using the latest in paid digital marketing strategies. Dom believes that quality entertainment services shouldn't wait to be picked from the directory sites (Wedding Wire, The Knot, Google, etc.). Instead, Booked Solid teaches the ADVANTAGES and the HOW of pushing out the value of your brand and business in a profitable way from day one on IG, FB and other highly effective marketing channels to connect up with your ideal clients.

  • DONE FOR YOU ADS
  • FULL WALK THROUGH ON SETTING UP YOUR VIRAL CONTEST GIVEAWAY
  • ADVANCED NINJA MARKETING SKILLS
  • REMARKETING LIKE A BOSS
  • ...and A TON MORE!

These things and many more are what await you behind the walls of Booked Solid! Join Booked Solid for just $27USD/month in order to unlock thousands of dollars of marketing intel along with weekly support for your digital campaigns! Hundreds of Booked Solid members have been increasing their revenue by implementing the tools, pre-built templates and information picked up from Dom! Oh, and don't forget to take advantage of the free Professional Video Logo Intro Design for your company when you signup! Dom has also committed to further supporting the work of the CPDJA by sharing a portion of the monthly fees with the CPDJA from all DJs who sign up through the special link he's set up for us. And if you want to SEE what he's about, check out Dominick in this EPIC Electro-Voice CWDJC Replay that literally had people saying "my mind is blown" over and over and over again!

Multi Music Group / ERG Music offers licensed, promotional music to DJs & nightclubs across Canada and the USA. This includes the best new music releases and a classic hit library, delivered to subscribers via MP3 downloads or MP3 CDs, as well as a wide range of standard CD compilations.  All music is licensed by CONNECT Music Licensing for distribution in Canada and from direct label authorization for distribution in the USA.

CPDJA members save with a special discount promo code that is applied to each individual purchase or monthly subscription payment and is applicable to both new and existing subscribers.  Please contact the Multi Music Group / ERG Music customer service team for your applicable promo code here.

Multi Tech Audio Visual is conveniently located in central Barrie, Ontario, just off Hwy 400. They are a rental shop supporting the general public, event planners and DJ's with audio-visual equipment, décor, and dance lighting for live events.

Their rental department is open to the general public on both Monday and Friday from 9 am – 4 pm.  They are only open by appointment from Tuesday to Thursday. You can reserve your equipment rental online or by calling 705-726-0333.  The Multi Tech Audio Visual rental shop accepts credit card payments only. 

With proof of valid CPDJA membership, Multi Tech Audio Visual extends a 10% discount to all CPDJA members.

The PA Shop is one of Canada's top Pro A/V, Stage and Studio Stores. They are a leading Professional Audio, Lighting, Recording and Video specialist, and are happy to serve new customers across Canada! In addition to their online store, with London's largest audio, lighting, video and recording retail showroom, the PA Shop also has a full service special event production division.

If you need professional audio, video lighting, recording, DJ or staging products or services, the PA Shop has got you covered.

Singo is a new and exciting musical spin on the traditional game of Bingo. They have a message for Canadian DJs and it is...

Are you looking to add something to your arsenal of services that no one else has? Are you looking for a way to bring in an extra $1000 - $1500 a week with very minimal time being invested? How about something that is fun and will sell itself? Introducing Singo. The musical Bingo game. Singo can be played in various locations such as Lounges & Pubs, Restaurants, Birthday Parties and is a great upsell for your Corporate Christmas Party Packages.

As an introductory offer to Canada, sign up with Singo for 6 months and we will provide you a FREE Singo game tablet that is a $250 CDN value. Singo is a guaranteed hit and is sure to bring in that extra income that you have been searching for for a long time. This is a limited offer.

For full program details, check out to the Singo website or reach out to their Canadian National Sales manager, Doug Dimen. Doug can be reached at 1-866-962-3865 or by email.

The purpose of The DJ's Vault is to help DJs unlock the full potential of their mobile DJ business! Information is scattered all over the internet and The DJ's Vault founder, Joe Bunn, wanted to put actionable videos, tips, pre-made forms and tutorials that can be used by DJs to grow their companies in one convenient location. The DJ's Vault focuses on three key problem areas: Marketing, Sales, Hiring.

Members of The DJ's Vault will learn through hundreds of short videos, written articles, recorded articles (that can be listened to on-the-go), webinars and more. As part of membership, you also receive instant access to all of Joe Bunn's training programs that used to retail for $130 CAD each, including Marketing the MusicSelling the Music and Hiring the Music. In addition to this, members who sign up instantly receive all of the following:

➡️ Joe's company's 25-page operations & procedures manual covering all of their sales processes, standard wedding delivery & more for employees. (This is priceless and took Joe years to put together.)
➡️ Joe's company's sales slide presentation (that you can edit for yourself in Powerpoint or Keynote). (Again, priceless)
➡️ Joe's wedding brochure PDF that helps promote his services.

➡️ Joe's pricing sheet that you can customize for your biz.

➡️ The interview sheet with questions Joe asks all prospective DJs.

➡️ Joe's onboarding checklist that he uses to groove in all new DJs.

➡️ 6 DJ Expo stage presentation recordings that haven't been available before, covering how to market your DJ business effectively.

➡️ A pile of "Inside the DJ's Vault" webinars that include the likes of Jason Jani, Mike Walter, Jason Klock and more covering all aspects of business from branding to sales to hiring.

Lastly, Joe has been gracious enough to set up an exclusive promo code so that DJs who hear about The DJs Vault through the CPDJA get exclusive lifetime pricing! And if that isn't enough, Joe is going to continue supporting the CPDJA with a portion of the monthly fees from any DJ who signs up through the association! The first month is available for just $15 USD and each month after that is only $25 USD (discounted from the regular $30 USD). Use promo code CPDJA when checking out The DJ's Vault at this special link.

Vibo is a music, event and timeline management tool for mobile DJs. Vibo has been shown to boost DJ revenue by increasing client satisfaction.

You manage your music and events via a simple to use web dashboard, while you and your clients interact together via a social app. Event clients using the Vibo app, do their planning completely on their phones as Vibo is the only planning service for DJs that is app based. Clients can use Spotify, YouTube and up to date recommendations to program their event on the fly.

DJs will save time by integrating Vibo with their favourite DJ software for automatic playlist creation (saves hours of time) and a CRM to automate their workflow.

We've also hosted a Canada Wide DJ Call with Vibo founder, Michael Mahler. That call is available for Professional Members of the CPDJA as a CWDJC Replay. Sign up for a demo with Vibo to learn more.

With over 20 years of business and event experience, Certified Personality Trainer and author, Vickie Musni has been helping small and medium sized businesses better understand the personalities of their customers and colleagues and how that plays into the emotionally driven world of weddings and special events. Through her workshops, keynote presentations, podcasts and books, Vickie has been teaching wedding professionals all over the globe how to revolutionize their businesses by increasing sales and improving relationships with clients, employees and colleagues.

To learn from Vickie, check out her books Personalities for BusinessColor Me SMART: The Busy Business Owner's Guide to Seeing Your Company in Color and Creating Connections (co-written with Mitch Taylor), arrange to have one of her many workshops come to your region and keep an eye out on the conference circuit for one of her energetic keynotes. To get in touch with Vickie, head to her website or contact vickie@vickiemusni.com or call/text 1-775-772-9188.

Xtendamix provides high quality mixable music videos as soon as they are released. They upload 20-30 new & old music videos every day, ranging from the 1950's to today's top hits. They have the largest collection of music videos in the world with many genres & languages to choose from! For most videos, Xtendamix removes any breakdowns, skits, talking & sound effects to keep a better flow throughout the video. They also add intros & outros & re-master the audio with high quality audio files. The Xtendamix catalogue is 375,000+ videos and counting every day! Xtendamix is the best place to get high quality mixable music videos.

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