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"The DJ you sent for our event at Boathouse Row was great! He was both professional and entertaining. Thanks for making our party a huge success!" - Larry Mendte and Dawn Stensland, Philadelphia Television News Personalities 
 

Best of the Main Line 2010

 

July 2010
Best of Mainline & Western Suburbs Winner

We were thrilled to find out we have won the "Best Disc Jockey Company for the Mainline and Western Suburbs" from the prestigious Main Line Today Magazine . This is the fourth time this award has been bestowed upon us.


 

June 2010
Best of Delco Winner

The company is proud to announce that we have won the "Best DJ Company" by the Delaware County Daily Times Newspaper. It is an honor to have won this award on so many past occasions as well.

Readers Choice - Best of Delco 2010 - Daily Times

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April 2010
Schaffer Sound Named Official DJ Company for Q102!

We are honored to announce that we have been chosen to be the offical DJ company for Q102 FM. We thank the station for recognizing our devotion in providing quality Wedding, Party and Nightclub entertainment.


 

March 17, 2010
Schaffer Receives High Marks in Philadelphia Inquirer Article!

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Small image of Philadelphia Inquirer "Weddings" article
 


Newspaper page with headline 'Media's a Dining Star'

 

July 5, 2009
Schaffer Sound DJ's tapped to handle Entertainment for "Dining under the Stars" for Media Borough

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May 2009
Schaffer Sounds Wins Wilmer S. Lapp Keystone Award

The company is pleased to announce that we have won the Wilmer S. Lapp Keystone Award from the Pennsylvania Restaurant Association. It is awarded to companies that provide outstanding service in their community to Pennsylvania restaurants and banquet facilities. Our owner, Jon Schaffer was present at the awards ceremony and received the award on behalf of our company.

 

Pennsylvania Restaurant Matters magazine cover
 


 

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April 2009
Schaffer Sound Wins Knot Award for 2009

We are proud to announce that Schaffer Sound has been rated by local brides and voted The Knot Best of Weddings 2009 Pick. Please pick up a copy of The Knot Best of Weddings 2009 magazine and check out our listing.


   

December 31, 2008
Schaffer Opens for KC & Sunshine Band!

Schaffer Sound Productions was selected to be the opening act for KC & the Sunshine Band on New Year's Eve at the Borgata in Atlantic City, NJ. At right are pictures from the event and our owner, Ken Schaffer, pictured with Harry "KC" Casey.

Photos of 2008 New Year's Eve

 

Two photos of the Eagles Holiday Party

 

December 13, 2008
Schaffer Rocks Eagles Party!

For the 10th consecutive year, Schaffer Sounds has performed at the Philadelphia Eagles Holiday Party. Pictured at left is Eagles quarterback Donovan McNabb getting DJ lessons from Schaffer Sound DJ Chris Romanelli. Also pictured dancing are the Eagles Cheerleaders.

 
 

June 2008
Schaffer Wins "The Knot" Award Again!

We are proud to announce that Schaffer Sound DJ's has been rated by local brides and voted The Knot Best of Weddings 2008 Pick. Please pick up a copy of The Knot Best of Weddings 2008 magazine and check out our listing!

the knot
 


 

Readers Choice - BEST OF DELCO 2008 - Daily Times

 

June 2008
Schaffer Sound Wins Hat Trick!

For the third year in a row, Schaffer Sound has been named the Best DJ Company in Delaware County by the Daily Times newspaper. It is awarded to the company with the highest number of votes from the paper's loyal readers.


 

July 2007
Best of Main Line Winner

In July 2007, Schaffer Sound won "Best of Main Line & Western Suburbs" for best DJ service from the prestigious Main Line Today magazine.

Main Line Today "Best of the Mainline" cover
 


 

June 2007
Best of Delco Award

The Daily Times Newspaper announced that our company won their annual award for best Wedding DJ. We would like to thank the paper for recognizing our devotion to quality entertainment.

Readers Choice - Best of Delco 2006 - Daily Times

 




  
January 16, 2007
Schaffer Sounds Performs Again at Gubernatorial Ball!


We were chosen once again as the only DJ Company in Pennsylvania to perform at Governor Edward Rendell's Gubernatorial Ball. This is the second time we have received this prestigious honor as we were hand picked to perform at the Governor's Ball after the 2002 election as well. Our DJ, Jason Roy, is seen in the photos with Philadelphia legend Jerry "The Geator" Blavat. Other acts for the Governor included Will Smith and Bon Jovi.

 
 
    

 

September 3 , 2006
Schaffer Sound Selected for National TV Show!

The television program "Whose Wedding is it Anyway?" filmed an episode at our offices for a Spring 2007 airdate. It is a reality based program on the Style Channel in which TV cameras follow an engaged couple during the wedding planning process and through their entire wedding day. We were thrilled to be selected as the couple's Disc Jockey for their wedding!


Behind the scenes shooting at Schaffer offices
 

Pictured from left to right:
Joseph Bryant III (groom), Joel Stephens (the couple's DJ from Schaffer Sound), Yvonne Nelson (bride), Joani Reisen (TV Show Host), Jon Schaffer (owner, Schaffer Sound DJ's)

 

 

Readers Choice - Best of Delco 2006 - Daily Times

 

June 13, 2006
Schaffer Sounds Wins Another Award!

The Daily Times Newspaper announced on 6/13/06 that our company won their annual award for best Wedding DJ. We would like to thank the paper for recognizing our devotion to quality entertainment.


April 25, 2006
Schaffer Sounds Entertains VIP's

The company was selected to entertain 500 people at Monsignor Bonner High School in Drexel Hill, PA, as they unveiled their plans for a $4 million sports and fields complex. In the photos, Schaffer Sounds owner is pictured with Larry Mendte, anchor of Channel 3 news, and Anthony Becht, professional football player for the Tampa Bay Buccaneeers.

Photo: Jon Schaffer with Larry Mendte and Anthony Brecht at the event

 

 

December 17, 2005
Schaffer Sound Provides Entertainment for Radio Station

The company was honored to perform at the holiday party for radio station 1210 AM (WPHT). The event was held December 17, 2005, at the Top of the Tower in Center City Philadelphia. Pictured is Glenn Beck, nationally syndicated radio talk show host with Schaffer Sound Disc Jockey, Joel Stevens. Mr. Beck will launch a nationally televised program on CNN Headline News in April of 2006.

 

 

October 30, 2005
Jon Schaffer was interviewed by CN8's Lynn Doyle in reference to wedding planning

The interview discusses DJ's versus Bands and what to look for in each. Also interviewed was Carmen Tomasetti of CTO Bands and JoanMarie Reisen of VIP Magazine.

 

Lynn Doyle of CN8 and Jon Schaffer of Schaffer Sound Productions


 

 

 

October 27, 2005
Schaffer Sound Productions Raises Money for Victims of Katrina

Jon Schaffer of Schaffer Sound Productions, along with Dave McGrogan, owner of Kildare's Pubs, presents a check in the amount of $100,000 to the American Red Cross for their efforts in helping the victims of Hurricane Katrina that devastated the Gulf Coast.

 

  November 4, 2004
Schaffer Opens Brand New Office

On November 4, Schaffer Sound Productions moved their offices to a brand new, state-of-the-art building in Media, PA. The facility is over 5,000 square feet and is conveniently located on Providence Road (Route 252). "This has been a lifelong dream of ours to move to such a beautiful building and now that dream has become a reality. We thank our many loyal customers who have allowed this day to happen" said owner Jon Schaffer. The company was previously located in Havertown, PA, for eight years and Lansdowne, PA, for 20 years prior.

 

 

 

January 1, 2004
Featured Article
News of Delaware County

The News of Delaware County interviewed Schaffer Sound employees Joe Maiorano and Dave Schaffer regarding working on New Year's Eve. Click here to read the article.

 

October 26, 2003
Jon Schaffer
Named Alumni President

Schaffer Sound Productions owner, Jon Schaffer, was named alumni president for Monsignor Bonner High School.  In the picture to the right, Schaffer gives his acceptance speech that took place at the Drexelbrook in October.

Jon Schaffer speaking from podium.

 

 

Fall Bridal Guide 2003: Headline - "Couples waltz to more modern songs."    

September 16, 2003
Daily Times
Featured Article

On September 16, 2003, the Daily Times newspaper featured an interview with Schaffer Sound employees David Bowen and David Schaffer on today's music at wedding receptions. 

   

 

Main Line Today "Best of the Mainline" cover

July 2003 Best of Main Line Winner

In July 2003, Schaffer Sound won "Best of Main Line & Western Suburbs" for best DJ service from the prestigious Main Line Today magazine.
 

July 23-27, 2003
Eagles Open New Stadium

Schaffer was proud to perform at the opening of the state-of-the-art new home of the Philadelphia Eagles, Lincoln Financial Field.  We entertained over 100,000 people during the 5 day grand opening!  In the photo, Schaffer Sound owner Jon Schaffer and Eagles owner Jeffrey Lurie share a moment at the grand opening VIP night on July 23.
 

Jon Schaffer and Jeffrey Lurie

 

Winter 2003 My Wedding Spread

My Wedding magazine, a subsidiary of The Philadelphia Inquirer, contacted Schaffer Sound to write an article on "How to Hire a Disc Jockey."  Click here to read the entire article submitted by David Bowen, manager of Schaffer Sound Productions.

 





March 2003 Times Herald

Schaffer Sound owner Jon Schaffer was asked to be a guest speaker at Temple University for a course in wedding planning.  Schaffer is seen here with Karen Nudy-Pecora, professor for the course and owner of Perfect Weddings, a wedding consulting firm in Berwyn, Pa.

Part of newspaper page showing Jon Schaffer speaking before a Temple University noncredit course in wedding planning.
Cover of N.A.C.E. newsletter
Cover of N.A.C.E. newsletter  

March 2003 N.A.C.E. Newsletter

The National Association of Catering Executives (N.A.C.E.) featured Schaffer Sound in their March 2003 edition.
 

   


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
February 2003
Comcast Cable Wedding Tips

Comcast Cable Company contacted Schaffer Sound Productions for what to look for in a reputable Disc Jockey company when planning for their wedding tips brochure.

Wedding Tips brochure from Comcast Cable
Governor Ed Rendell behind microphones.

January 21, 2003  Gubernatorial Inauguration

Schaffer Sound Productions was hand-picked to perform at the Gubernatorial Inauguration for Ed Rendell on January 21, 2003 in Harrisburg, Pa. for over 10,000 people.  Other acts included Chubby Checker, Bobby Rydell and Sha-na-na.


Logo from 2003 Pennsylvania Gubernatorial Inaugural Ball.

People's Picks certificate

November 2002  People's Picks Winner

In November of 2002, Schaffer Sound won the "People's Picks" award from The News of Delaware County.

 

 

July 1999  Main Line Today

In its July 1999 issue, Main Line Today magazine contacted Schaffer Sound to find out why there is such a boom in the Disc Jockey Industry over the past decade.  See Schaffer Sound's manager, Dave Bowen's, response to the right.

 

  Newspaper business page with photo of Schaffer brothers.  Headline: "DJ business still a solid hit."

February 23, 1998  Daily Times Featured Article

On February 23, 1998, the Daily Times newspaper sat down for a lengthy interview with owners Jon & Ken Schaffer regarding the success and appeal of their business.  Click here to read the entire article.

   

 

   


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