The strength of Sound By Design has always been the crew behind it. Our team is highly trained and each one of us has on average 5+ years of experience working events. Being a group of great friends, we not only work hard, but also have a lot of fun doing it. While music is our passion, we are event experts who can help ensure yours is a huge success. 

Meet the team below by checking out their bios and listening to their curated Spotify Playlists. 

Meet the Guys

Meet chris

playlists by chris

Lead DJ, Grade School 
Music Teacher

Chris Swenson

Meet trent

playlists by trent

Lead DJ, Lover of Lake Days

Trent Krickeberg

Meet ethan

playlists by ethan

Lead DJ, Hockey Coach

Ethan Grapatin

Meet jake

playlists by Jake

Lead DJ, Professional Actor, Vagabond

Jake Konrath

Meet sam

playlists by sam

Lead DJ, Music Enthusiast,
Lacrosse Coach

Sam Meier

Meet mario

playlists by mario

Lead DJ

Mario Gonzalez

Meet dylan

playlists by dylan

Lead DJ,

Dylan Wedge

Meet mateo

playlists by mateo

Lead DJ, Music Enthusiast, Adventurer

Mateo Gamez

Meet nathan

playlists by Nathan

AV Specialist, Lead DJ, 

Nathan Moore

Meet tony

playlists by Tony

Videographer, Editor,
Guitarist, Jokester

Tony Lopez

Meet rick

playlists by rick

Client Services & Marketing, Lead DJ, Coffee Geek

Rick Ehlert

Meet tyler

playlists by tyler

Production Manager,
Lead DJ, Fisherman, Dad

Tyler Wilson

Meet Dylan

playlists by dylan

Director of Sales, 
Lead DJ, Artist

Dylan Brudny

Meet torie

playlists by torie

President, Lead DJ,
Entrepreneur, Dad

Torie Gamez

Meet joe

playlists by joe

Lead DJ, Outdoorsman

Joe Fitzgerald

Meet max

playlists by max

Lead DJ, Camp Bartender

Max Dodge

Meet Ray

HHG Event Manager, Lead DJ, Acrobat

Ray Riordan

Meet JOsh

HHG Event Director, Lead DJ, Dad

Josh Erickson

Our Partners at Hackbarth Hospitality Group

Meet Paul

Owner and CEO of HHG, Lead DJ, Dad

Paul Hackbarth

Follow us


Ready to
get started?