Gary Jenkins is a native of Florence Alabama who has been performing professionally as a musician and comedian for 25 years.
Gary is an incredible, versatile entertainer, emcee and corporate host combining comedy and music. You meet Gary and you instantly like him. He has natural warmth and the ability to connect with any audience.
Gary’s fast moving show is a mix of comedy, music, parodies, and impressions. He loves interacting with his audience. He goes out of his way to learn about his clients, their industry and personnel, incorporating and customizing his shows which earns him rants & raves from his clients.
Gary’s client’s love his ability to write a hilarious, original custom song about the organization he is performing for.
Gary is an act that gets re booked time after time by his clients. He performed for a joint Dell/Intel conference five times, Hilton International six times, Harley Davidson International six times, McLane Distribution five times, and numerous appearances for Sherwin Williams, AFLAC, Community Health Systems, Brown Forman, FedEx, Bombardier, Office Depot and The National Cattlemen’s Association. Gary has performed several times for the exclusive Disney VIP Custom Party Division. Other prestige clients include Cisco, Coca Cola, Deloitte Touche, Democratic National Committee, AIG, AT&T, Goodyear, Eastman Chemical, Experian, IBM, Pfizer, Microsoft, Nationwide Insurance, Nissan, Pizza Hut, National Association of Truck Stop Operators and Siemens.
Television appearances include “Crook and Chase”, “Nashville Now”, and “American Magazine”. He has opened for a variety of headliners such as Jay Leno, Martina McBride, Huey Lewis & The News, Sawyer Brown, The Temptations, Kenny Loggins, and Emmy Lou Harris.
Gary’s clients have great things to say about him:
I would highly recommend Gary Jenkins to any group that would like some good southern style wholesome entertainment. His ability to assess a crowd and tailor his performance is without a doubt a very special talent. The positive feedback from our members let us know that choosing Gary for the entertainment at our Annual Meeting was an outstanding choice.
Jones-Onslow Electric Membership Corporation
“He was definitely the best entertainment l’ve ever hired!”
Kathy S. Kennedy, CTSM, CMP, CME, CMM
Materials Research Society
“We truly enjoyed your show. You were wonderful! I laughed so hard I was holding my gut!”
Sunbelt Rentals, Inc.
“If you want to be the hero of an event, I suggest you book Gary Jenkins.
You will be known as the star party planner!”
Trim Masters, Inc.
“You took our breath away! The talent and love of what you do definitely came through during the performance. The extraordinary effort put into the performance was evident. On behalf of all the guests—Applause! Applause! I offer this “standing ovation” with our thanks!”
Barbara A. Stark, CTSM, CMP, CME, CMM
“Your act was just what our group needed!”
O’Reilly Auto Parts
“Thanks so much for a great job at our Holstein Convention. I had so many positive comments I can’t even begin to count.”
Tennessee Holstein Association
Gary Jenkins is a very, very funny, hardworking, clean comedian that has the skills and decades of experience that ensures your event will be a smashing success!