Entertainment - Networking - Promotions
Tyrone "Timebomb" Tyler
He spent 14 years working in minor league sports as a player as well as in marketing. Club promotions and entertainment marketing has always been something he has had a passion for. Both of his parents have owned clubs and Tyrone knows music motivates people and with the right blend it's a party waiting to happen. With 16 years of djing and possessing the ear for good music including the thrive to excel and be different the Alter Ego Known as Timebomb takes it to another level that most can't handle because it's not your normal show that can be contained or duplicated. He is also the creator of VIPIowa.com services.
Venues Played: Pally's, The Edge - Shotz,- Whiskey Rox/Plush - South beach, Brass Rail 2002(Lincoln Ne) Hotbox - Aura - Kaboom - Graunos Envy - Boom Boom Room - The Warehouse Beechwood - Tini's - The Edge - Pelican Club - 101 Lounge - Heroes- 4th Down - Whiskey Dixx - The Standard - Lime Lounge - Sazz -
DJ Droppin Jules
He is a Des Moines resident and originally from the Chocolate City of Washington, DC. As his life goes on, and his wisdom continues to grow he has made a life long commitment to continue his life passion as a DJ. It is well known that Jules has a great sense of knowing what people want and making them move and it's called "READING YOUR CROWD". By staying consistent with this
method it has brought him a strong reputation as one of many great DJ's that Iowa has to offer which he also plans to continue to commit and stay dedicated to. His blends are original and he will guarantee a great night of music and continuous jams in 2016 and beyond!!! Jules was a resident of Heroes downtown in 2009.
Dj Buff Luv
Take a guy who has an extreme love for music, let him see how it feels to entertain people with that the music, and throw in a little crazy fun and poof DJ Buff Luv was born. Goin on 14 years of playing everything from church parties, wedding receptions, and some of Des Moines hottest spots, he puts
everything he has in to each show! Playing a wide variety of music from the 60's to current hits from all genre's, he constantly reads the crowd and pulls songs out for every type of person. Residencies and guest shows- Toad Holler, Sud Suckers, South Port Sports Bar, Hot Box, Rocks, Tequila Toms, Club Envy, Shots, Club AM, Graunos, Red Rock, The Wild Dingo, Club Live, The Pelican, Aura, The Warehouse, Halo.
Jeremy Stranko also known as DJ EX started in the game at the age of 18. By the time EX had gotten to college his art in spinning became his passion. Walking into clubs on Eastern Illinois Universities campus became a filter for his passion. Clubs such as Mothers, Bar 217, Stu's, and Roc's became EX's home. Not only giving him opportunities to learn but also sponsorship and a career paths. EX became affliated with Liquid Lightning Energy Drink and Studentcity.com the largest travel agent industry in the world for college and highschools. EX along with doing DJ gigs with Student City is involved in sales. Soon after Ex's college days were over he moved very fast. Taking a spot in Cancun, Mexico to be along side with Student City and MTV's Real World Cancun Cast and being one of the top Dj's in the hottest clubs for 5 weeks. Clubs such as Bulldogs, The City, Daddy O's and Pat Obrien's. Shortly after his trip to mexico he attended a European travel and spun with some of the best in the industry opening up for Pitbull, David Guetta, Tiesto, DJ Vice, DJ Fashen, and DJ Paq, DJ Amaze, Clinton Sparks, DJ Squigz, Benny Rodriguez, Don Diablo, Dj Chucky,and The Partysquad. DJ Ex's ability to read a crowd is mind blowing. With the ability to Hype a crowd up and get them moving Ex decided to take his talent and perform as a guest Dj in State's such as Illinois, Texas, Indiana, Wisconsin, and Florida. Taking advantage of any travel opportunity and see a new venue and read a new crowd. The opportunity came to his door step when he went to Jamaica to spin, along side with a phenominal NYC DJ, DJ Chopps. After landing in Des Moines Iowa Dj Ex has taking on booking assignments provided by VIPIowa.com
Mobile Dj turned Club DJ, Grant Williams has played an large range of events for the most lavished weddings at the Downtown Marriot in Des Moines, Playing a homecoming Dance of 1,500 People, DeeJaying For Far East Movement For their after Party at pelican bar & DeeJaying for Artists Such as Tajh Washington And Brian (The Gift Clark) Doing Small hole in the wall bars to Opening up for the Game at Val Air Ballroom. Where some see Grants age as a dis-advantage he done the opposite. Tapping into a entire Age group/scene that had yet to be explored and brings a high energy show no matter where he goes. Breaking new tracks and making old ones hot again, Grant is quickly on the rise in the local scene.
Dj Joonie C "The Turntable Truck
Been DJing since 1990 in clubs in NC and VA. Then done private parties and such in '94-97. In '98 I was doing big things in NC again and was a huge local presence in the Northeast NC until I retired in 2003. I came out of retirement in 2010, I been doing shows on the web, made an appearance on Rob Swifts show "Dope on Plastic every year, a few appearances on YaHeard radio show in Wilmington De, I returned to the club scene in 2010 with appearances in Omaha, NE. After the move to Des Moines IA in 2011 I've made numerous appearances in clubs in the 515 but out in Las Vegas and Los Angeles,CA. In 2014 I was the #1 DJ in Des Moines on Reverbnation for 5 months. I was the music of the Des Moines Blaze Football team and had a residency at the Palm Beach Nightclub in Marshalltown IA. I also host my own show on Mixlr called 2 Turntables & A Truck on Mixlr.
Dubbs is giving a new definition to the clubbing experience. He will put you in the mood first, give it some spice, add some power, all to elevate you to extacity. He reads the crowd to give them what they want, and is known for introducing new club anthems; always full of energy and ready to go. Just when you think Dubbs is done, he gives you more. "If you ain't dancing, I'm not doing my job." Resident Gigs and Guest Spots Malarky's Pub Murphy's Lux Martini Bar and Club The Ritz The Gardens Captain's Getaway Senior Frogs Haze Mickey's Irish Pub Glo The Underground The Edge Beechwood.
A native of West Des Moines, Iowa, and new to the VIP team, Kim graduated from Iowa State University majoring in Advertising with a minor in English. While at Iowa State, she was a member of its competitive dance team where she had the opportunity to travel with the Football and Basketball teams to cheer on Cyclone victories! Today, Kim continues her passion for dancing as a member of Iowa Energy’s “High Voltage” dance team and Iowa Barnstormers’ “Storm Chaser” dance team. When she’s not dancing for Iowa’s favorite sports teams, Kim is all about having fun and bringing energy to any party!
Elizabeth is entering the scene after spending 13 years in Chicago and recently moving back to Des Moines. Previously she was a bar tending and is now a personal trainer and manager in the fitness industry. Enjoying the nightlife music scene and dancing has her set out to be a party professional. When Elizabeth has free time she likes hanging out listening to music and relaxing with friends.