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With a combined 18+ Years of experience. The team at Erie Encore Entertainment has been providing Mobile DJ services along with Lighting and Sound production to the  Erie Area and it's surrounding districts. Specializing in bringing only the highest quality of customer service, Vinnie & Josh use their long standing friendship and hard working dynamics to provide events that last a lifetime. Meet the guys below!

Vinnie Hoffman

DJ Vinnie H

Owner/ DJ


A Love for music along with a passion for entertaining is what has driven the brands owner to suppling the very best in Mobile Entertainment. Dating back to when he was 16 years old, Vinnie started pursuing the Mobile DJ Business head on. From His first wedding over 10 years ago to now having done multiple Weddings, Homecomings, Proms, Fundraisers, Private Parties, Day long MC Events and so much more. Vinnie’s experience reflects his dedication to bringing the most professional service to each and every client he and the Erie Encore team work with. Never taking any shortcuts and making sure every event is done to perfection. Being able to read a crowd with tasteful music choices and using the microphone to bring the party to its highest level of excitement. You can be confident with working with Vinnie along with his Erie Encore Team.


“I want to bring a new look and feel to the Mobile DJ Business. I feel that there is endless growth in making a Wedding, a School Dance or any other event that much more perfect. When people say find a job that you love and you’ll never work a day in your life. Well thats this Company.”

Josh Shank

DJ ShankJay

Staff DJ/ Lighting Technician 


Before he was able to walk, Josh has been  involved in multiple aspects of the music world. Growing up with influences in Rock, Metal, Jazz and Rap. Josh took on the talent of becoming a Drummer for Multiple local bands along with running sound for numerous events. His history and knowledge of the music and musician world has played a key role in his interest for DJing and Lighting. Joining Vinnie back in 2010, helping set up events and running lighting, it was easy to see he was a sure fit for the Mobile DJ world. Josh quickly grew experience with DJing School Dances, Benefits, Weddings and Private Parties. He now has over 8 years of experience under his belt along with a long list of other events. Josh’s upbeat personality brings an uplifting persona to every event he does. With countless years of playing for crowds in more ways then just Behind a DJ Booth, He knows exactly what it takes to ensure the crowd has the time of their lives. You can count on Josh to bring nothing less then the Encore Experience.

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