FAQs

Question: How long has The Colletti Group, Inc. been in business?

Answer:
The Colletti name has been in the Event Industry since 1965. Gus Colletti Orchestra’s was established by Dan’s father Gus Colletti and provided 17 talented bands to their clients throughout the United States. Dan Colletti, Gus’ son, was introduced to the event industry at the age of 3 years old and his business partner Steven Porretto has been in the event industry since the age of 18. Together, Dan and Steve took their experiences and reputation and formed “The Colletti Group”. The Colletti Group continues the quality and service that Gus Colletti Orchestra’s provided 40 years ago. Dan Colletti and Steven Porretto have performed at over 20 thousand successful events combined.

Question: Do you have insurance?

Answer:
Yes. The Colletti Group is fully licensed and insured to work at any venue. The Colletti Group, Inc. is an S corporation and follows all guidelines, rules, regulations according to the state of New York and The Better Business Bureau.

Question:  What kind of equipment do you use and do you have backup equipment?

Answer:

We only use the absolute best in state of the art equipment.  From visual to audio 

The Colletti Group  prides itself on all its high end gear.  We always carry backup gear at all of our events.

Question:  Do we choose the MC for our event.

Answer: 

Yes. You would meet with the MC at your first meeting and then finalize 2 weeks prior with your MC.  Your MC- Master Of Ceremonies, would be in charge of your event.

Question: How does your payment’s work?

Answer: 

A signed contract and deposit is required to reserve our services.  The deposit is usually 30% of the total contract.  The final payment is due at the event.  Other payment arrangements can also be made between the client and The Colletti Group, Inc. 

Question: How can we see you in action?

Answer:

The Colletti Group, Inc. performs at a handful of showcases each year, usually at our affiliated venues.  If you can’t see us at a showcase we encourage you to come visit us at our office to preview DVD footage of us in action.  We provide video/cinematography services, so our videos are usually very recent.

Question: When do you arrive at my event?

Answer:

Our staff always arrives early for an event, at least an hour prior, making sure we are set up on time and perform professionally. 

Question: Do we pick the music for our event?

Answer:

Yes.  We will help you choose traditional music, offering our suggestion lists for your event, but it’s entirely up to you to decide on the music you would enjoy hearing at the event.  Our music library is all computerized and stored on external hard drives with more than 38,000 song choices.