Meet the team

David Schwartz

Founder, Headliner DJ/MC

The Founder of Orion Entertainment, David Schwartz, started the company when he was a freshman at the University of Washington. He got his start DJing house parties in the Greek System, and eventually transitioned into playing clubs, bars, and private events. 7 years later, David, (Orion) has performed at hundreds of events all across the Pacific Northwest and beyond. Now a sought after destination Wedding and Event DJ his love for music and travel has propelled him from Hawaii to Boston. David loves to blend unexpected genres and decades together - his passion for music and DJing is always reflected in his sets whether playing a wedding, nightclub, bar mitzvah or corporate event. He has received recognition from Honey Books and the Rising Tide, and in 2019 was named as one of 20 on the Rise in the Event Professionals Category. He was also selected by the Bridal Masterclass Experience to be a Hands-on Coordinator and share his experience with fellow wedding professionals. He is currently a resident DJ with The DJ Sessions a Twitch Featured Partner DJ-Streaming series. David loves to spend time with his dog Ranger, craft new ideas for the business, watch soccer, go camping/hiking, and cook in his spare time.

Erin Brennecke

Headliner DJ/MC

Erin’s love for music and event production began early, with her first stage performance at age 3. Her DJ/MC career began in 2013. Since then, her insatiable thirst for knowledge and growth has led her to study with nationally and globally acclaimed event professionals. Erin loves to mix a variety of genres; she values connecting with each client and creating a highly personalized experience. She has performed over a thousand events as a DJ and has a background in vocal performance, stage acting, set design/construction, backstage event management, lighting design, special effects, and drumset performance/instruction. Erin's other passions include traveling, partner dancing (especially blues and micro fusion), coaching her exercise physiology clients, and exploring nature with her dogs.

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Mike Bowman

Headliner DJ/MC

If you're not ready to party your ass off, then Dj Miketech is probably not the DJ for you! The Charleston, South Carolina native has over 15 years of nightclub, weddings and private event experience. He wants you and your guests to pop, lock and drop it, one-two-step, and electric slide all night long. From Whitney to Lil Wayne, the "party starter" adds that atmosphere of "busting a move" to any event. You can learn more about Mike by checking out OEP the official Orion Entertainment podcast and our Blog!

Sam Marcus

Headliner DJ/MC

Endless energy combined with a dynamic personality and million dollar smile has propelled Sam (BPN) into a sought after DJ/MC. A DJ since elementary school, Sam decided to go professional 10 years ago. Originally from New York/New Jersey area where she grew up and fell in love with all types of music, Sam now rocks parties on both coasts. Excelling in both private parties and clubs, Sam joined Orion Entertainment in December 2017, and has made a name for herself as an integral member of the Orion team. In addition to being an open format DJ, Sam prides herself in Electronic Dance Music and Hip Hop. She has opened, closed for, and worked with some of the biggest names in the music industry today. Included are Bassjackers, DVBBS, Deorro, Caked up, DJ Snake, Dillion Francis, 4B and many more. Easy to work with, Sam’s originality transforms parties into a once in a lifetime magical event.

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Joey Rebbe

Headliner DJ/MC

Joey is a seasoned DJ and MC with 3 years of professional event experience. Having done over 50 weddings and dozens of corporate parties - Joey knows that there are 3 cornerstones to any successful event: Preparation, Adaptation, and Communication! 

With Joey as your DJ/MC, you have an open line of communication right up until the day of your event. Joey will carefully note all of your musical preferences, help you select songs, and thoroughly accommodate your timeline and special requests. 

The day-of, Joey is the utility player that helps everything run smoothly, serving as a right-hand man to your event coordinator. Whether it is communicating with vendors behind the scenes, making announcements to your guests, or locating a bridesmaid bouquet that's gone missing - Joey has done it all, and will dutifully attend to your every need. 

Joey's goal is to ease your mind by handling the background details and keeping your event moving all day, and then rock the party when the dancing begins. From the moment you book until your final send-off, Joey is an ally to making your event perfect.