About

Riniker Rhythm is an award winning entertainment company that creates the sights and sounds, along with caputuring memories for you and your guest. We specialize in weddings and provide a modern feel to your event in Galena, IL, Platteville, WI, or Dubuque, IA.

Our equipment consists of “top of the line” lighting and Bose sound for all events, which have a quality that everyone can appreciate. The goal of Riniker Rhythm is to provide the best fit of entertainment and music for your special event!

About the DJs

Jake Riniker

Owner of Riniker Rhythm

He has been DJing professionally for over 15 years. Jake started Riniker Rhythm as a hobby at the age of 16 and has grown it into one of the largest entertainment companies in the midwest. Known for his forward thinking, he is constantly coming up with ways to add to and improve weddings and is not afraid to change and adapt to the times.


Jake Kay

Head of the Wisconsin Region.

Jake started working at Riniker Rhythm at the age of 15. He has been a part of over 300 weddings and counting. Currently enrolled as a graduate student at the University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee, he studies the neurovascular system, relative pathologies, and the benefits of aerobic exercise. Jake is confident in his work and prides himself on the ability to keep an event flowing smoothly from start to finish.


Matt Hinz

Head of the Iowa Region.

Matt is known for his cool, calm demeanor which is great for giving wedding couples peace of mind during their big day. He works as a Physical Education teacher in Dubuque and is great with kids. You also may find him dominating a local basketball court near you!


Parker Dougherty

Head of the Illinois Region.

Parker is the youngest of our MC’s at Riniker Rhythm, although he makes up for it in experience. He has been mixing for 8 years and has been a part of over 100 weddings and counting. He is finishing his Electrical Engineering degree at the University of Wisconsin – Platteville. Parker is the utility tool to Riniker Rhythm, meaning he has the ability to be sent to any type of event and make sure it goes off without a hitch.


PJ the DJ

PJ is a communications major at the University of Wisconsin – Platteville. He excels at the technical aspects of DJing and Mixing. He is very detail oriented and you can find him helping the MC’s handle events.