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Elijah Desmond is motivating entrepreneurs and revolutionizing the event industry by guiding them towards realizing their aspirations and goals.

Success Doesn't Come to You - You Go Get It!

Elijah Desmond is inspiring professionals, high school and college students to achieve their goals and dreams.

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About Elijah Desmond

DJ, EMCEE, Motivational Speaker, Philanthropist, Best-Selling Author

Starting at the age of 15, Elijah Desmond began his career as a motivation speaker! He is impactful, inspiring, engaging and focused on turning everyday people into superstar leaders.

Are you ready for an AMAZING EVENT EXPERIENCE?

Book Elijah today for all of your event needs. Services available but not limited to, DJ, Host/Emcee, Event Panelist, Keynote Speaker.

With an appreciation for full-range events, from big to small, Elijah Desmond has experience emceeing for a room of a hundred to an arena of thousands. Events range from intimate corporate conferences to large events such as PodFest, Vidfest and Smiles at Sea! 

Elijah Desmond’s ability to keep audiences engaged and energized throughout the entire event makes him the perfect emcee for any conference or event. In addition, Elijah Desmond prepares and knows his audience. leading him to be brought back as a returning emcee for many clients.


Turn  your mundane conference to a conference festival!
Call or email to discuss how Elijah can energize, electrify, inspire, and entertain your next meeting, event!

Along with being an emcee, Elijah is also a DJ! Let DJ Smiles take your networking events to the next level!

Testimonials & Reviews

See reviews and testimonials from people DJ Smiles has worked with.

Now a Best Selling Author!

Check out Elijah Desmond's "Serial Entrepreneur: From Startup to Success", available now!


What I have learned from Elijah? Don’t care about what people think – Make yourself happy. Speak your Dreams, Sing your Dreams, LIVE your Dreams!

Dee Dee M.

Additional Resources & Information


Hire DJ Smiles for your next event and watch as he transforms the atmosphere with his dynamic beats and crowd-pleasing tracks.


Experience the difference with an EMCEE who knows how to keep the crowd engaged and entertained! Hire Elijah Desmond.

Event Blueprints

Make your event unforgettable with the help of Elijah, the ultimate Event Blueprint Creator who will create a blueprint for your event, taking it from concept to execution.

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