A St. Paul, MN native and life-long Minnesota Timberwolves fan, Jon is a graduate of the University of Minnesota. Jon became a season ticket member in the 2009-2010 season and joined the Timberwolves organization in the 2014-15 season. His ultimate goal is to host at the NBA Finals at Target Center.
When he is not hosting on game nights Jon enjoys binge watching his favorite TV shows and movies, eating blue corn tortilla chips, playing with his kids and traveling whenever possible, but always loves coming back home to the Twin Cities.Follow Jon on Twitter
DJ Mad Mardigan
DJ Mad Mardigan has been rocking The Target Center as the Official DJ of the Minnesota Timberwolves & Lynx since 2007. His resume speaks for itself: Mardigan is a 3x NBA All-Star DJ, 4x WNBA World Championship DJ, performed at The Red Bull Crashed Ice World Championships, The Ryder Cup Finals, MLB All-Star Game, and Super Bowl 52. He has also shared the stage with and/or opened for the likes of Dave Chappelle, The Weeknd, Montell Jordan, Prof, Tag Team, Iggy Azalea, DJ Q-Bert, Mix Master Mike (Beastie Boys), Nipsey Hussel, Rob Base, Brother Ali, Walk The Moon, and Aloe Blacc.
When he's not dropping beats at the Target Center, he splits his time between performing at a variety of different events, and operating his DJ Company - GenerationNOW Entertainment (The Official DJ Company of The Timberwolves & Lynx).Follow DJ Mad Mardigan on Twitter
Shawn joined the organization as the Public Address Announcer in the 2017-2018 season. The Washington, D.C. native was previously the public address announcer at The George Washington University in Washington, D.C., and for the Women’s Football Alliance’s three-time National Champion D.C. Divas. He has also been the hockey voice of the 2015 World Police and Fire Games and the 2016 USA Hockey High School National Championships. He is currently also the play-by-play voice of the Women’s Football Alliance’s Minnesota Vixen and Minnesota Independent Wrestling.
Shawn is an avid WWE fan, a lover of all things TV and movies, and loves talking to the greatest fans in the NBA, the fans of the Minnesota Timberwolves.Follow Shawn on Twitter
Katie graduated from the University of Minnesota and joined the Timberwolves organization as an in-arena host during the 2013-2014 Season. She may be in her 6th season on the mic, but has been watching from the stands since she was 6. Katie is a familiar face around the Target Center as she also hosts with the Minnesota Lynx. Other experiences include the Summer & Winter X Games, NCHC Frozen Faceoff, Under Armour NCAA Women's Volleyball, Super Bowl LII, as well as various television appearances.
Off the court, a few of Katie's interests include traveling, fishing, spending time with her French Bulldog and of course...getting to know our Timberwolves fans!Follow Katie on Twitter
Tim Miller has been the Wolves Music Director since the 2003-2004 season. His responsibilities include playing in game audio during home games to entertain the fans with his music selection, instrumental beats and playful sound bites. He works hand in hand with organist Jeff Victor and DJ Mad Mardigan to bring you the best musical experience inside Target Center. Tim has had the privilege to represent the Timberwolves organization at the NBA Global games in Rio De Janeiro, Berlin, Istanbul and Mexico City. He has also taken on the role as the Music Director for NBA All Star games during the Saturday night festivities (skills, 3-point challenge and dunk contest) from 2016-2018.
In the off season Tim is the Music Director for the Minnesota Twins and is the V.P. of Marketing & Events for GenerationNOW Entertainment – Official DJ company for the Wolves and Lynx.
Jeff Victor is an accomplished musician and composer as the NBA house organist for the Timberwolves. He’s recorded and toured internationally with such diverse artists as Soul Asylum, Peter Himmelman, Andrew WK, John Gorka, The Honeydogs, and Nick Jonas, and has performed nationally on Saturday Night Live, The Tonight Show, and the Late Show with David Letterman. As a composer and producer, he sold 1.5 million units for Target’s Lifescapes music series. His work in commercial advertising earned him both an Emmy and Clio award, and has been featured in national campaigns for Anheuser Busch, BMW, Lexus, The Gap, Old Navy, Holiday Inn and many others. He is also a guest organist for the Minnesota Twins.
Jeff resides in Minneapolis with his wife and two girls, and their dog Minnie.