Tony Lackie moved to the Northern Michigan area with his family in 2002. Since childhood, he has had a love for music, consuming it as well as creating it. At the age of 15, he was successful in building an in-home studio and began to learn how to record music as well as understanding what makes music affect people the way that it does. Ultimately working at a recording studio in the Traverse City area as a sound engineer.
At the age of 18 he became a full-time martial art and fitness instructor at Seung – Ni Martial Arts in Traverse City Michigan. Where he learned the importance of reading a room, as well as how the way you speak can command a room when needed. He would remain a full-time instructor until 2015 shortly after his daughter was born.
In 2015 an associate recommended he try DJing a wedding. With his charismatic personality, musical knowledge and love for speaking to large groups he thought it would be a good fit. It was! Tony fell in love with the feeling he got from a successful wedding. He was able to utilize his past experience and knowledge to give his clients the best possible day they ever imagined. He became a lead DJ for local vendors such as Greystone Weddings, Visions Weddings & Banquets as well as becoming a mentee of Paul Widlund of Northern Michigan DJ.
Tony Hopes to build a Northern Michigan Entertainment Company capable of handling multiple high-end wedding events in one night. His dream is to buy a wedding venue and be able to help his clients in more ways than one