Jimmy The Janitor
Traveling From: Charlottetown
Fees:$2,501 - $5,000
Jimmy The Janitor is a popular maritime comedy character created for corporate events and can be heard on radio across Canada. He is the best of Maritime Canadian Comedy, rolled up into a colourful character. He has been called the Dean of Dust, the Squire of the Squeegee, the CEO of CLR, but mostly he’s been called to entertain audiences across Canada and the United States for 25 years.
Experience: Sandy Gillis is a native Cape Bretoner now living in Prince Edward Island. After 25 years in broadcasting he retired as partner and an Operating Director of the Maritime Broadcasting System to pursue his “funny business” as comedian “Jimmy the Janitor”. The jovial janitor has a successful nationally syndicated radio show, many comedy appearances on CBC Radio-TV and the Comedy Network, is a founding member of “Late Night Live”, the Hub Cap Comedy Review, has one movie under his belt, was a principal player in the TV series “Daring and Grace, and performs at conferences and theatres in Canada, the United States, Europe and Australia.
Jimmy the Janitor has 10 comedy CD’s to this point and with more on the way. His daily morning show comedy feature called Jimmy Live is heard in over 65 radio markets every day, from Cape Breton to Yellowknife. Currently Sandy owns GO Radio, a radio commercial production house and GO 4 Laughs, a comedy company that directs the comedic life of Jimmy the Janitor and the syndicated radio show called “Jimmy the Janitor Live” Sandy and wife Kathy have four pretty much grown up daughters and a son, all well trained and one Cocker Spaniel “Tiffany Pee-lot”, who isn’t!!!!!!
Performance Style: Jimmy’s brand of good clean Maritime fun is a welcomed by audiences from all walks of life and demographics. Jimmy’s live performances touch on the personalities and funny situations “down home” in the Maritimes and is, in the words of “Jimmy” creator, Gillis, “A show I can bring my parents to”.
Why hire Jimmy The Janitor Jimmy The Janitor also entertains thousands each year in theatres and conference halls from coast to coast. Good clean fun that appeals to audiences young and old. Gillis approaches the entertainment business with the same style and professionalism he insisted upon while running radio stations for twenty years. Jimmy the Janitor is good clean comedy, in your CD player, at your conference, annual meeting, association banquet, trade show, company party, luncheon, fundraiser, re-union, festival, or theatre. If you want a great comedian, with a well tested hilariously funny show book, Jimmy the Janitor!
Works Well in this Type of Event: Celebrity Appearances, Private Events, Corporate Events, Casinos, Trade Shows, Conventions, Speaking Engagements, Charity Events, and Comedy Clubs and Festivals.
Contact: You can request information on our entertainment options through our on-line request form. Or, you can call us Toll Free at 1.800.693.6665.
“What a great show! We were overwhelmed with inquiries and sales. The show was completely sold out. All in all it was a terrific show, well promoted, well presented and thoroughly enjoyed by the whole audience.”
“Great performance! There will be plenty of Jimmy the Janitor stories told around the water coolers for days to come.”
Encana, Medicine Hat AB
“Our audience loved Jimmy!!!! He had us laughing til we cried! As the show presenter, it was wonderful to enjoy the show and know that the content would not be offensive to anyone in the audience. Jimmy was great to work with and a pleasure to host.”
Dryden Cultural Centre
“Jimmy the Janitor swept the West Coast crowd off their feet with clean, bang your fists on the table hilarity.”
Construction Association of Victoria, BC
“The sold-out Stirling audience responded with whole-hearted enthusiasm to Jimmy the Janitor’s outstanding one-man show. Roars of laughter came from the youngest teen to the oldest grandpa.”
Stirling Festival Theatre
“Jimmy the Janitor was non-stop funny with good clean humour throughout the Deer Jimmy sketch involving the audience kept all on the edge of their seats.”
Toyota Canada Inc.
“Jimmy was a real hit … the best banquet speaker we’ve ever had.”
Canadian Association of Zoological Parks & Aquariums
“Very professional, wonderfully sanitary, clean fun, highly recommended to all groups and for all groups. A great evening of good humour.”
Canadian Institute of Plumbing and Heating
“Jimmy the Janitor had our members chuckling for days … he was a great hit and a thousand laughs and made me look like a hero for booking him.”
Canadian Explosives Distributors Association
New Brunswick Institute of Chartered Accountants
Canadian Sprinkler Association
N.B. Dental Association
Financial Management Institute National Convention
Acadia University Comedy Gala
N.B. Lions Club Regional Convention
N.B. Home Builders Association
Judson Foods Conference
Angus Breeders Association
New Brunswick Safety Council
Royal Bank of Canada
Uni-Select Dealers Show