For a change, let’s point the spotlight on Anette and Richard from Elite Wedding DJ’s and find out more about their business and everyday life. Keep reading and you can save 10% on your 2018/2019 wedding booking.
Your name : Richard & Annette
Business name : Elite Wedding DJs/ Elite Candy Cart Company
Position in company : Owners
Nature of business : Corporate and Wedding events
Regions you cover : Nationwide
Contact number : 01159789760
Facebook link : @eliteweddingdj / @elitecandycartcompany
Tell us something about your background.
We both worked previously in different jobs, Richard a DJ in pubs and clubs. I used to be in the Navy and worked in the pharmaceutical business. We both wanted to do something, which we could do together.
How did you get into this type of business?
After a lot of research and having a really bad experience at our wedding we wanted to perfect a tailor made service with lots of options.
Tell us when you started your business?
What makes your business different to others in your field?
We believe we listen to each couple, we put their vision into a reality with no compromise.
What do you love least about what you do?
Late nights and early mornings!
What do you love most about what you do?
Making someone’s day the best!
Does the responsibility of your job/business ever scare you?
Not at all its all down to good preparation and communication.
How far will you travel to a wedding?
How much contact do you have with a couple before their wedding day?
We have at least two pre planning meetings. We are always on hand via text, email or phone too for those last minute queries.
What’s your price range?
We will not be the cheapest but as the saying goes you get what you pay for!
Do you have a cancellation policy for couple’s peace of mind?
What’s your favourite memory from a wedding?
We were invited to sit down with the couple for their wedding breakfast and were treated like guests.
If you could work a celebrity wedding who’s would it be? (past or present)
Gordon Ramsay’s Wedding!
BEHIND THE SCENES
Favourite meal? Can you cook? Yes! Roast Lamb in a red wine jus.
Favourite colour? Purple
Favourite tipple? Gin & Tonic
Pet hate? Not loading the dishwasher correctly!
Dogs or cats? Cats all the way
Favourite holiday destination? Budapest
Which is your favourite Quality Street? The Purple ones of course!
Coke or Pepsi? I prefer Diet Coke, Richard prefers Pepsi
Do you like Marmite? Yes
Most famous person you’ve ever met? Rik Mayall, Billie Piper
Secret crush? Gordon Ramsay
Choose 4 people you’d like to have dinner with? Depends who’s paying!
Favourite memory from your own wedding? Spending the day with great friends.
What can brides expect from your business if they choose you for their wedding?
A Personalised service, help in any which way we can. Giving full support every step of the way.
What advice do you have for brides looking to find a supplier in your category?
Do not shop on price but shop on quality and find out what your supplier provides.
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