Patrick “DJ Mazz” Mazzella is an energetic and innovative DJ who has entertained celebrities such as; Woody Harrelson, Carl Lewis, Cedric the Entertainer, P. Diddy, Paris Hilton, Michael Phelps, and TV show personalities from shows such as MTV’s Jersey Shore and The Real House Wives.


DJ Mazz attended SAE Institute in New York, and Connecticut School of Broadcasting where he mastered the art of sound audio engineering and lighting productions.


DJ Mazz started his own DJ company at the age of 16 and has grown the company into what is now Mazz Entertainment. Mixing and producing music for over 16 years, the New Jersey native does not

Darnell Smith

Meet MC Darnell aka DNelly. He has been MC'ing huge events and parties since 2003. A dancer by trait and an MC by nature, he is known as the party starter and Mr. Do It All. He gets people of all ages going and having a good time all in the name of who or what we are celebrating.


Darnell has taught dance and numerous dance studios and performed on many stages, he's MC'd for the Orlando Magic NBA team and now MC's for the New York Knicks and New York Rangers at Madison Square Garden. He is also an entertainer for the World Famous Harlem Globetrotters. He has done countless weddings, sweet 16's, bar and bat mitzvahs, and proms.


Do yourself the favor and have Darnell MC your event and make it the most memorable one ever.....just don't forget to bring your dancing shoes.


Patrick Mazzella

only know how to spin records; he knows how to create the ultimate party through his energy infused music and state of the art lighting production.


DJ Mazz can create a one of a kind atmosphere for any setting with his unique skill set, experience, and musical knowledge. There is no challenge too great for this mastermind DJ, as he has extensive knowledge in all genres of music including house, hip-hop, oldies, pop and the latest chart toppers.


Gaining rave reviews for his work; DJ Mazz has been honored to spin at some of the country’s hottest clubs in the tri-state area including mega nightclubs such as Harrah’s Pool, Pacha, Casbah and Webster Hall. He has also played over 100 different nightclubs throughout the country, entertaining thousands.


He has played alongside musicians and DJs such as, Avicii, Nelly, Steve Aioki, Hardwell, Chris lake, Naughty by Nature, Far East Movement, PSY, Jazzy Jeff, Krewella, Ken Loi, Cazzette and many more.


DJ Mazz takes extreme pride in his private events such as weddings and makes it his personal goal to put on the best performance at every event.

Chris Mazzella is a very talented and dedicated musician in all aspects. Chris has been a member of DJ Mazz Entertainment from the very start, he has been DJing for over 9 years in all types of venues from weddings, to proms, private events, bars and nightclubs.


Chris is also a talented pianist having studied for over 20 years, and achieving awards from the National Piano Guild. His years of experience in the music industry and his overall musical talent allows him to cater to all of our clients needs; which in turn makes him one of our most exciting asked for entertainers.

Christopher Mazzella

Paul Desisto is an expert at DJing weddings and has done dozens the last several years. Paul has a very energetic mixing style and is highly recommended within the tri-state area. Paul’s amazing reputation is not only from doing weddings but from his extensive resume from performing at many well known venues all around the United States. 

In 2012 Paul was selected to join the Billboard Reporter panel; an elite group of DJ's handpicked by Billboard Magazine that are considered leaders in the music industry. They are single handedly responsible for getting music positioned on the Billboard Top 50 chart. This position allows Paul to have easy access to record labels, artists, managers, and agents. Paul holds currently holds this revered position as the youngest reporter out of 142 slots.

Part of Paul’s success in the nightlife industry is dedicated to this strong business and educational background. In 2010 Paul achieved a Bachelors of Science in Accounting from The College of New Jersey. Paul has had extensive experience in both public and private accounting from positions he’s held at companies including Merrill Lynch, Verizon, Mercadien PC Certified Public Accountants, and running his own DJ/Event company.

Paul Desisto

Nick Reeder

Nick Reeder has been working for Mazz Entertainment for over a year now. His specialties are lighting, video, & photo booth production. Nick gives every client a great experience and a personal touch to their special event. He takes pride in every aspect when running an event. It is his number one priority to make the clients happy and challenge himself when doing design work.

Carlos Cordova

Carlos comes from a family of artist, musicians and entertainers. Son of a drummer and percussionist, grandson to a guitarist/singer, brother to a Dj.


The environment and understanding has been paved for him to be where he is now. He got his start as a Bboy (Break boy) as a way to express himself but quickly found out that he was destined for more. He has performed in front of thousands with opening ceremonies for the Super Bowl, U.S. Open, Special Olympics, and has been on MTV and BET to underground battles keeping true to his art regardless of what type of audience is present. He has instructed thousands in the tri-state area in Hip-Hop culture by way of dance and philosophy. It is only fitting that after 15+ years in the entertainment world he would emerge as one of the New forces in the industry.


Smooth and collect with a hint of wit for formalities, to turnt' up we needed to when it's getting wild time. Every party counts to him as it echoes his work ethic and legacy for the remainder of the clients and their guest's lives. By adding him to any event it is understood that amazing memories will come with this decision.

Albert Correnti

Albert D. Correnti III (DJ thirdcore) is a professional in the service industry. He has a passion for music and entertainment. He has the highest respect of the quality and service offered to clients. 


Albert had the honor of being professionally trained by Patrick and Chris Mazzella in mastering the art of DJing. He has the ability to play the appropriate tunes to keep everyone engaged on the dance floor. He has had the pleasure to showcase his DJ artistry at many events, from private parties to weddings, bars and nightclubs. Also, including his privilege to DJ at one of the top nightclubs in the U.S., Harrah’s Pool.


Albert is also a lighting technician, he is able to transform and illuminate the venue and dance floor into a vivid and vibrant atmosphere. He is able to alter your mood visually through the beauty of the light combined with the musical influence. Albert is pleased to be of service to clients in his full capacity.

Matt has is one of the main production design techs at Mazz entertainment. He has been with the company since the very start mastering all technology that the company offers. Matt enjoys bringing ballrooms to life through his lighting, and transforming a venue with fine detail. He always challenges his work to create something new and different for each client so that every event is unique.

Matt Mazzella

Jason began his DJ career while attending Rutgers University back in the late 90's.  Working for a small mobile entertainment company he was able to borrow their equipment to do fraternity and house parties.  By the time he graduated from Rutgers he had taken over the greek scene, as well as landed weekly spots at two of the major bar/nightclubs in the college area.  Since then Jason has been spinning at all types of events all over the country and beyond, including all over NYC, NJ, Delaware and Philadelphia.  Most recently he has claimed his title as the DJ of the Block R Party, the official Rutgers Football tailgate event.


Over the past few years, Jason has made a name for himself in the Atlantic City area having done reoccurring guest spots at Harrahs (The Pool and X-Bar), Trump Beach Bar, Tropicana (32 Degrees and pool), House of Blues (Foundation Room and Club Worship), Caesars (Dusk Nightclub) and others.  He is also an official Club Med DJ, with tours to the Bahamas and Punta Cana.  He travels up and down the Jersey Shore with frequent stops at major hot spots such as Porta in Asbury Park.  Whether in the clubs or a private event, DJ Demand gives the crowd exactly what they are looking for, with the perfect blend of song selection and skills to keep the party moving from start to finish!

Kevin Pauperowicz works as a lighting engineer for Mazz Entertainment. He loves working in dynamic environments and creating atmospheres for special events. Kevin had always enjoyed the production and lighting scene. He says working for Mazz Entertainment has been nothing short of great and looks forward to the future.

Intrigued by the entertainment industry Currie has worked as a tech as Mazz Entertainment. He has great interest of learning the trade of lighting and video production. Currie Stands behind all his work and has gained knowledge of the industry. While working with Mazz Entertainment he has learned to set the bar high. He now knows the art of creating epic memories his clients through his craft.

Nick Lanni

Nick has been entertaining since childhood, with a background in performing arts and concert music. His ability to work a crowd was perfected over half a decade tending bar, He controls the energy of the party and brings live into each event.


He has been working with Mazz Entertainment for several years, and outside of orchestrating dream parties for happy couples Nick holds a career advising corporate leaders on mergers and acquisitions, finances, and valuation.


Invite Nick along for your special occasion, and prepare yourself for an event to remember.

Jason Cohen

Currie Mooney

Kevin Pauperowicz
Chris Katzman

Get to know MC Chris Katzman. He has been involved with the entertainment industry since 2010. His passion and energy will engage any crowd from start to finish. MC Chris Katz has a natural ability to get all guests out of their seats and on their feet starting with the introductions. He takes pride in making every event special no matter the size.


Chris is an all around entertainer. In addition to his skills on the microphone, he has also made a name for himself as a DJ, spinning at local venues as well as the Jersey Shore such as The Asbury Rooftop. He has a talent for reading the crowd and keeping the dance floor packed all night.


When you're planning that special event, consider MC Chris Katz to help energize the crowd and make your dream day become a reality with the Mazz Entertainment crew.