A Chat with DJ Wade Banner
What services does your business offer and what makes your business stand out from the competition?
DJ Wade Banner, Carolina Music Awards DJ Of The Year, is known for his mix show weekdays 5pm on K97.5 and has worked with entities such as Duke Medicine, Target, Durham Public Schools, the Rock N Roll marathon, Effen Vodka, Red Hat Amphitheater and many other bar and concert venues.
What was the inspiration to start or run this business?
DJ Wade Banner has always had eclectic taste in music and been interested in all aspects from creation to delivery and marketing of music. Becoming a DJ would be inevitable as he pioneered his way into the music industry.
What do you love most about your job?
The best part about being a DJ is the opportunity to support oneself and the ability to have fun and bring joy to others. When your 9p-5a or 10p-2a includes having a good time it is very motivational and self-fulfilling.
What is the best reaction you've ever gotten from a customer?
Meeting fans of my work is always amazing. I am humbled by each individual that I meet. I've had a lot of people freak out when they meet me and forget how to do their jobs but it's always a great feeling to know that I have such an impactful effect on others.