Ruby writes: I began DJing for the west coast swing dance community in 2008 at the Melody Club in Houston, TX and continue to DJ there most Friday nights. My love of music is only rivaled by my love of dancing. I really do spend countless hours seeking out new music to share with west coast swing dance community. I love to see a floor packed with dancers and playing the music people love dancing to.
She tells us that: I have been recently (2014) elected into the Global Swing DJs Hall of Fame, honored as 2010 DJ of the Year by the AllSwing DJ group and nominated for a WAG Award as 2010 DJ of the Year. I am a current member of the AllSwing DJs Group and Global Swing DJs Group.
Ruby frequently DJs at local parties, dance events and competitions.
Originally from Houston, TX, Victor has over 30 years experience as a DJ and over 17 years experience as a swing DJ. Victor's first WCS event to DJ was The Texas Classic in 1995 in Dallas, Texas.
From that point on, he has had the good fortune of DJing many of the countries’ top swing events including The US Open, Dallas DANCE, Boogie by the Bay, USA Grand Nationals, Americas' Classic, Liberty Swing, Swing Diego, Swing Fling, Summer Hummer, Nashville Classic, Worlds and Phoenix. Victor has also traveled internationally to DJ at prestigious swing events in London and Australia.
In 2005, Victor was honored with the AllSwing DJ of the Year Award. Most recently, he won Best DJ of 2011 at the first annual Westie Awards Gala, an honor bestowed on him by his west coast dance peers. In 2012, Victor was inducted into The AllswingDJ Hall of Fame at USA Grand Nationals, receiving the Wetzel award, named after the late great Kenny Wetzel.
To his credit, Victor is considered by peers to be one of the top Swing DJs in the business and travels approximately 40 weeks in a given year.