Other Wedding Pro’s

Other Wedding Pro’s

Rev. Phil gets asked to recommend other wedding professionals. The ones below are pro’s he’s worked with. He knows they’re really good at their craft. Weddings (and receptions) go better when they do it.


Please tell them that Rev. Phil recommended them. He gets no kick-back. But he’d like them to know the source of the referral.

Musicians for the Ceremony

Harp / String Trio
Dawn Bishop

  • A beautiful person
  • web site
  • 630-291-9090

Ken Rothacker

  • He has mic and speakers that Rev. Phil can use (rare for a live musician)
  • web site


Manna Music

  • Phil Szaflarskii has excellent equipment  – one of the few DJ’s who can tame a large echo-y space (like Union Station in Joliet or Pazzo’s 311 in Chicago). Small company, personal touch
  • web site
  • 630-620-8519


Charizma Entertainment

  • You always get 2 – a DJ and an emcee. Makes it much smoother. They have a way of getting guests involved at the reception that is remarkable. Their attention to detail is amazing.
  • web site
  • 847-722-7378 (text or call)


DJ’s For You

  • Greg Hoover cares. He a professional and a really good guy.
  • web site

Band for Reception

David Rothstein Music

  • Many options of size and styles. They adjust the volume expertly for the room. David really cares.
  • They have string trio and quartets for ceremonies, too.
  • web site
  • 773-244-1239

Photographer & Videographer

Xcite Photo & Video

Bridal Couture

Bella Bianca

  • Phil married co-owner Melissa Russell! The other co-owner is her sister, Natalie Bauer
  • web site
  • Chicago & Oakbrook Terrace
  • 312-7887-2377 & 630-627-4027


Blue Plate Club

  • Phil is always happy to see them at a reception he’s been invited to stay at
  • web site
  • 312-421-6666

Next Step: 'Meet' Rev. Phil!

  • for a complimentary 90-minute consultation
  • via video chat
  • he will get the beginning of your love story when you meet, you’ll laugh 🙂

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    Rev. Phil will contact you soon to set up a consultation.