Born and raised in Los Angeles California, MissNINJA earned her name when it was discovered that she is a Second Degree Black Belt and World Champion in the martial art of Ju-Jitsu. Both her time training on the mat and behind the turntables has given MissNINJA super sharp skills as a fighter as well as a DJ. Her training in both fields began early in childhood and she has grown into a recognized powerhouse in both realms. Known for her in depth knowledge of music spanning across a wide variety of genres, MissNINJA has the ability to read and move a crowd. Spinning everything from 80’s to Top 40, 90’s Hip Hop to Electro & Dubstep, Disco to Classic Rock, she is able to deliver a sound that is always unique, energetic & exciting.
MissNINJA’s passion for DJing developed back in the early 1990s, and in 2008 her talent for engaging a crowd and creating an experience was recognized on a mainstream level. While DJing a private party for a corporate exec at Clear Channel Radio in Burbank California, MissNINJA was discovered and booked by an agent at the world famous 102.7 KIIS-FM. From that point on, MissNINJA has been in high demand at prestigious clubs and private events all over the world.
A few of the elite venues she has spun at include [PRAGUE] Le Clan [AFRICA] K1 Klubhouse – Kenya [CANADA] Lost Lake – Whistler, Bearfoot Bistro – Whistler [VEGAS] Jewel Nightclub, Chateau, Tao Beach, Rose Rabbit Lie, The Foundation Room at Mandalay Bay, Voodoo, Voodoo Beach and IBar at the Rio [HAWAII] Vice Nightclub – Honolulu [PUERTO RICO] Insomniac EDC Post Party @ Momo’s Night Club, Insomniac EDC Artists’ Pre Party @ La Concha Resort [NEW YORK] Sapphire, Fat Buddha, Cyn Bar – Brooklyn [CHICAGO] Primary Night Club [FLORIDA] Bullitt Bar Orlando [ARIZONA] Hi-Fi Tucson, Playground Tucson [WASHINGTON] Amber Seattle [SAN FRANCISCO] The Independent, Bruno’s [NEW YORK] Top of the Rock, The Box, The Angel Orensanz Center, Dumbo Lofts [LOS ANGELES] The Playboy Mansion, Five Towers Stage at Universal CityWalk Hollywood, Staples Center, Home Depot Center, Club Nokia, Honda Design Center, Rolling Stone, Hard Rock Hollywood, 1Oak, Bootsy Bellows, AboveSixty, The SLS, Greystone Manor, Le Jardin, Mansion, Playhouse, Tru, Couture, Hemingway’s, MyStudio, The Standard, The Roxy, The House of Blues, The Viper Room, Bar Lubitsch, The Redbury, The Montage, The London, The Omni, Smash Box Studios, NikeTown, Costa’s Nightclub Palm Springs, Club Vibe at Morongo Casino and Resort & many more.
She has also DJ’d many major events such as the LA Galaxy Finals, the Los Angeles Kings Season Opener, the LA Dodgers Spring Training Express, as well as celebrity weddings & red carpet events. She opened for DJ QBert with special guest Baby Bash in Las Vegas, spun alongside Z-Trip, 12th Planet, Noisia & Dirtyphonics in Puerto Rico for the Electric Daisy Carnival after-party with Insomniac, DJ’d with DMC World Champion – DJ Craze for the Vice/Absolut Open Canvas event in San Francisco and closed for Mix Master Mike at 1Oak in Hollywood, CA.
She has spun for celebrities such as Beyonce, Jay-Z, Usher, Gwen Stefani, Selena Gomez, Miley Cyrus, Kobe Bryant, Ellen Degeneres, LL Cool J, En Vogue, Faith Evans, Debbie Gibson, Mario Andretti, Mike Inez & Hugh Hefner; and she has DJ’d shows with Lil Jon, Cypress Hill, Boyz II Men, The Game, Fatlip (Pharcyde), Dev, Social Distortion, Santana & many more. She is also very well known in the LA radio scene and has spun events for 102.7KIIS-FM, 97.1AMP RADIO, FOX SPORTS RADIO & 95.5KLOS, and was featured in an issue of Party Time Magazine.
Beyond music, MissNINJA also has a huge passion for eSports, Gaming and Tech. She has spun major events and tournaments for E3, TwitchCon, Intel Extreme Masters, PAX East, Rainbow 6 Raleigh Major, eSports Arena Orange County and more! She is an avid Gamer and is on a mission to promote Women in Gaming & Tech.
A few of the major companies Miss Ninja has DJ’d for include: Universal, HBO, NBA, NFL, NCAA, US Soccer, Disney, Nike, Smashbox, Salesforce, Microsoft, Acer, Intel, Ebay, Cisco, Nvidia, Vice, Absolut Vodka, Live Nation, and Stanford University.