The Man Behind The Magic
Jungle Jimmy – A.K.A Jimmy Vee has been helping people plan and create awesome events for over 16 years. His love for entertaining was sparked at an early age when he saw his first magic show in the third grade.
Jimmy started practicing ventriloquism at the age of 8 and is currently one of the leading professional ventriloquists and kid show entertainers performing today.
He is a member of the North American Association of Ventriloquists as well as the International Ventriloquist Association, KIDABABRA and the Puppeteers of America.
Jimmy also organized and headed the Central Florida Ventriloquist Association for many years. He is professionally trained in Improv Comedy and holds a B.A. in Advertising and Public Relations and a M.A. in Organizational Management.
He is the co-author of the best-selling book, Gravitational Marketing: The Science Of Attracting Customers. Jimmy is a serial entrepreneur, a world-renown marketing guy and a highly sought-after speaker and trainer.
His marketing campaigns have been heard all over the US and Canada and even featured in Ripley’s Believe It Or Not.
Jimmy and his ventriloquist dummy Joe Cappuccino have been seen on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno.
He has co-authored dozens of business articles for Entrepreneur, Investors Business Daily, Direct Marketing News, Express: A Publication of The Washington Post, American Venture Magazine, South Florida CEO Magazine, Chief Marketer.
Jimmy Vee recently founded Give Kids Magic, a non-profit company that helps less fortunate children experience the transformational power of magic.