Meet Mike! When he’s not playing music (or the sound machine!) for his son, he’s traveling to event operating and Doing for Island Sounds! Learn more about Mike (and why we are digging his dad advice!).
What is your name? Mike Hall
What Golden Isle do you call home and how long have you lived there? Brunswick! 4 years.
How many children do you have and what are their names and ages?One boy named Benjamin Love Hall, he’s now 8 months old.
What do you love about raising a family here? Our community. They say it takes a village, right? So of the best friends we’ve ever had the pleasure of knowing live here and we’re blessed to raise our families together. Majority of our friends are pregnant or recently have given birth, so it’s great that we’re not in this alone.
Tell us about your career and one (or more!) thing you love about it.I am the Operations Manager and DJ for Island Sound. It’s an entertainment company that provides DJ services for weddings and corporate events in territories from Florida to Ohio. I travel a lot and meet new people every week. I’m a lover, as well as a lover of music, so it’s a great place for me to be. I love watching people have a great time and to be an integral part of a night they won’t soon forget.
What is your favorite piece of dad advice or “dad hack?” Advice: stop at nothing to take care of your wife or baby mama. Make her feel like the queen she is. Just do it, dads.
Hack: Sound machine, sound machine, sound machine.
How do you balance work and family? I do the best I can to be helpful to my wife and also try to prioritize my mornings with my son. Sometimes it’s the only time that I get. Thankfully, my wife is super woman and takes care of him throughout the day.
Favorite band/TV show/and or book…Favorite Band: Young The Giant
Favorite TV Show (Recently): 1883