Meet our Team and Culture

Meet our first-class team of Professional MCs, DJs and high energy Entertainers, ready to make your event an incredible success!.

Professional Hosts & DJs

Aldo Ryan

Aldo Ryan

Certified Wedding Entertainment Director®

With over 18 years of experience entertaining at weddings, Aldo’s commitment to exceeding expectations is proven when his clients refer to his distinguished services as: Organized, Personalized, Electrifying and Spectacular!

Creating special moments, personalizing First Dances and activating dance floors are his passion. Aldo not only guarantees each event to be completed with the highest levels of talent, skill and positivity, but ensures the journey toward your special day is fun, easy and enjoyable!

Joe Disaronno "Joey D"

Joe Disaronno "Joey D"

DJ, Event Host

All jokes aside, Joe is one of the most respected individuals in the DJ Industry. Joe has worked in the Marquee, Nightlife and Mobile Industry for over 10 years, making him one of the most versatile additions to the Alive Family. He has been known to listen to his clients, take their vision, and make it BIGGER.

Joe takes a hands on approach and promises to take every step with you as you plan and prepare for your special day. His music knowledge is vast and will have every person that attends your event on the dance floor.

Nehal Parikh "Nicky"

Nehal Parikh "Nicky"

Event Host, Co-Founder

Nehal Parikh, better known as MC NAY, may look innocent and cuddly, but he’s a KILLER ON THE DANCE FLOOR!
Nay is the backbone of the Aldo Ryan Team. With his long history in the entertainment industry rooted in the New York, Long Island and New Jersey areas, Nay is a consummate professional who specializes in Weddings, Corporate and Marquee Events. Nay works tirelessly and meticulously to make sure that your event is performed with flawless execution.

Nay is an asset to any event. From the time you sit with him and discuss the intimacy of your event, to the time you are toasting to the good life.

Jon Divine

Jon Divine

DJ, Event Host

Jon Divine is one of the most elite entertainers in the tri-state area. With over 15 years of experience of entertaining some of the most discerning clients, Jon has moved himself into the upper tier of entertainment performers. Setting the standard for professionalism, creativity and excellent, Jon continues to push the limitations of the every-day DJ.

Jon focuses on being the catalyst for every great event that he performs. Working meticulously to perfect your dream event, Jon assures that every detail executed to perfection.

Jon has been hosted and performed at events for some of the biggest companies in the world, including, VH1, Cars.com, Macy’s, Gucci, and much more. With his degree in audio engineering alongside his experience in understanding people, Jon will keep your dance floor packed!

Lex Gonzalez

Lex Gonzalez

Master of Ceremonies / Vocalist / Rapper

Some people are born to be performers. They have it embedded into their DNA. Have you ever seen someone perform and you say "Wow?" - That’s the type of performer Lex is.

Lex isn‘t your ordinary MC. It’s very rare to find a performer who is very animated, yet elegant. Lex does not just act as a run in the mill event host - he’s funny, energetic, and has this enticing characteristic about him. If you were to see Lex at an event, you would never forget him. He has training as a professional Master Of Ceremonies but is also a stage performer.

Performing at a young age, Lex has worked with some of the most sought-after musicians in NYC. Rooted from the heart of the greatest city in the world, Lex translates his energy in his performance. From rapping some of your favorite Pitbull verses to getting the entire party to follow him in dance! Choose Lex for your next event!

Wesley Daniels

Wesley Daniels

DJ Exeqtive, Mixmaster DJ

If you have a radio, you‘ve probably heard him before! DJ Exeqtive is one of the most hard working DJs in the industry today. As heard on countless stations, including Sirius XM’s Shade 45, 107.5 FM (WBLS), ATL’s Boom 1029, and many more, DJ Exeqtive is all over the airwaves.

He doesn‘t stop there. Exeqtive has been performing in some of the hottest nightclubs, boutique and marquee events all over the tri-state area. His vast music knowledge allows him to creatively pull your emotional strings - bringing more fun to your party! Exeqtive has a pure love for music, so much that he’s known to be a human Shazam!

When you get Exeqtive, you not only get professionalism, you get an artist. He‘s a master on his turntables and doesn’t only seamlessly mix music, he takes you and your guests on a journey. Book him today, and watch your event come

Mark Anthony

Mark Anthony

DJ

XYZ is a certified technician with a diverse background in visual arts, which has aided in a unique career of event lighting.

High Energy Male Dancers

Gabriel Emphasis

Gabriel Emphasis

Event Host, Party Motivator, Dancer

This dude is straight out of an acrobatic circus act! Meet Gabriel Emphasis – A.R.E.s most acrobatic-break dancing motivator.

Many people have to explain their passions to people, but Gabriel shows his. He is without question a born performer and has proven it, time and again, in multiple arenas (literally).

Versatility along entertainment branches. Besides an entertainer, Gabriel has been a performer of many styles for most of my life. This personal passion and involvement in the performing arts has given him a unique perspective in the entertainment business, which keeps him thrilled and proud to be a contributor to the business of promoting fun!
Take his passion and add 10 years of experience on top of it - Gabriel is a FLAWLESS Entertainer.

Ryan Modnyy

Ryan Modnyy

Party Motivator, Dancer

Ryan is by far the tallest member of the Alive family! But to go with his tall stature, this young man has the goals and dedication to become a leading industry professional - and he’s well on his way.

But don’t be fooled, Ryan is more than a pretty face! This big man can MOVE. With over 7 years of professional Ballroom Dancing and Hip Hop competitive dancing, Ryan is a talent like no other. He is able to combine grace with grit and it translates to an intense and motivating experience on the dance floor!
Ryan leads, which is important when it comes to getting your party started. His energy radiates throughout the entire room and people are naturally drawn to the dance floor. He is without a doubt a force that people want at their party!

Book Ryan for your upcoming event! He’ll make sure your feet hurt by the end of the party!

Mario Rodriguez

Mario Rodriguez

Break Dancer

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Jose "T-Claw" Cabral

Jose "T-Claw" Cabral

Break Dancer

The classic term "B-Boy" is not just a nickname, but it’s a lifestyle. Jose "T-Claw" Cabral is one of the best embodiments of this fraternity of performers - combing creativity and athletic skill to create a SHOW!

Rooted in the heart of New York, Jose exudes the fast-paced character of the greatest city on earth. He takes everything great about NY and puts it into his work ethic. He has taken mastery classes to perfect his already 9 years of dance experience. His work ethic and talent has landed him presentations on tv channels like ABC channel with Jimmy Kimmel, Univision in Despierta America, America’s Got Talent and many more.

Jose lives for dancing and partying. He truly believes that this industry has given him the blessings of success both on and off the dance floor. He wants to share his passion with everyone, so book him for your next event!

Robert

Robert

Break Dancer

XYZ is a certified technician with a diverse background in visual arts, which has aided in a unique career of event lighting.

Peter

Peter

Break Dancer / MC

XYZ is a certified technician with a diverse background in visual arts, which has aided in a unique career of event lighting.

Sal V

Sal V

Break Dancer / MC

XYZ is a certified technician with a diverse background in visual arts, which has aided in a unique career of event lighting.

High Energy Female Dancers

Nia Roe

Nia Roe

Party Motivator, Dancer

Nia Roe is one of our most sought-after party motivators! She is witty, caring, fun and extremely energetic. She is known to bond with all of our clients and kids absolutely ADORE HER!

One of Nia’s greatest strengths outside of dancing is her glowing personality. She enjoys making everyone laugh while still being focused on making your day memorable. She has been dancing since she was a little girl and has studied several different techniques along her journey.

Nia is a leader and can be found in the middle of every dance circle at your party. She teaches new moves and leads crowds from the second you and your guests come into the room. If you want a high-energy and fun entertainer, book Nia Roe!

Irene Savienes

Irene Savienes

Party Motivator, Dancer

Grace, Beauty and Passion - the recipes that make up the perfect dancer. Now add a touch of crazy energy and you get Irene!

We challenge anybody to find someone who enjoys dancing as much as Irene. As we’re sure you can see in her pictures, Irene is full of life, love and intense passion. Her dancing is a filled with all of these characteristics and people are drawn to her on and off the floor.

With Spaniard essence and 20 years of dance experience, Irene’s technique is FLAWLESS. She also has 10 years experience in teaching students, which makes her an incredible entertainer for your event. She leads, guides and amuses all of her guests. Her smile is contagious and everyone who has the pleasure of dancing with or around Irene portrays a smile for the entire event.

Gabby Bleynis

Gabby Bleynis

Party Motivator, Dancer

Everyone, meet Gabby - one of Alive’s youngest, yet most talented party motivators.

If you looked up the term "turn up" Gabby’s picture is most likely going to be right next to the definition. She is like a firecracker, set her off and you get an explosion of fun and exciting entertainment in front of your eyes!

Gabby jokes that she learned to dance before she learned to walk, and with 14 years of competitive dance experience, we wouldn‘t doubt it’s true. Gab loves a good party, as a matter of fact, she frequently wants to be at one. She loves completely letting loose and embracing the celebration of life during your event. If you want someone who is going to motivate, engage and entertain your guests, Gabby will be better than your best imagination. Book Gabby for your special event!

N’tegrity

N’tegrity

Break Dancer

XYZ is a certified technician with a diverse background in visual arts, which has aided in a unique career of event lighting.

Dariany

Dariany

XYZ is a certified technician with a diverse background in visual arts, which has aided in a unique career of event lighting.

Dailyn

Dailyn

XYZ is a certified technician with a diverse background in visual arts, which has aided in a unique career of event lighting.

Anna

Anna

XYZ is a certified technician with a diverse background in visual arts, which has aided in a unique career of event lighting.

Carolina

Carolina

XYZ is a certified technician with a diverse background in visual arts, which has aided in a unique career of event lighting.

Brianna

Brianna

XYZ is a certified technician with a diverse background in visual arts, which has aided in a unique career of event lighting.