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Dallas’ Celebrity Superstar, Ro Parrish Hosts Elementary School Pep Rally

5 Apr

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Last Week, Dallas Mavericks’ DJ, Nationally Syndicated TV Host, and Sports Anchor, Ro Parrish Stopped By Local Elementary School to Host a Pep Rally to Motivate Students Gearing Up for STAAR Tests.

Dallas, TX, April 5, 2013 /Krista Kelley PR/ – – As State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness (STAAR) tests get under way this week, parents and students of Vista Academy in Coppell are more motivated and confident since Dallas’ mogul in the making, Ro Parrish walked the halls of their elementary school last week. Students in kindergarten through fifth grades were surprised with a visit from Dallas’ own celebrity, Ro Parrish. Most well known as the Dallas Mavs host and dj, as well as the host and dj of Big D New Year’s Eve 2013 celebration, Ro Parrish took a break from his busy schedule to host a pep rally at Vista Academy in Coppell, Texas. The young entrepreneur giving back to the community is a television host, sports anchor, dj, instructor, and world-class emcee. Parrish spoke to students about the importance of making good choices and doing their best in school to open doors to pursue their dreams. Between answering questions and signing autographs, the talented superstar showed off a few dance moves-leading the Cha-Cha-Slide while surrounded by a mass of dancing elementary children. The Dallas Mavs host, emcee, and DJ ended the pep rally with pictures, autograph signing, and one-on-one talks with students. Parrish went a step further by allowing a select few to sport his Dallas Mavericks Championship ring while posing for pictures.

About Ro Parrish:

Currently endorsed by Yums and Sol Republic, Ro Parrish is a self-made celebrity and mogul in the making from Dallas, Texas. He is an international NBA DJ- rocking crowds of over 40,000 fans. Today, he can be seen hosting New Music Tuesdays on Eye Opener TV, a nationally syndicated television program. Parrish is a member of the Dallas Mavericks family, starting as an intern and eventually earning the title as “THE MAVS Official DJ.”  The dignitary has served with the NBA team in multiple capacities, including NBA Logger, PA Announcer, In-Arena Host, and after five years as their official dj, ascending to a featured TV Personality for the team.  His resume includes hosting two-time Emmy Nominated Fox Sports Southwest’s Mavs Insider show, Big D NYE DJ and Music Director, ‘Spinversity’ instructor traveling abroad with Carnival Cruise Lines, on-air and in-person hosting engagements with Black Entertainment Television and with the Dallas Cowboys, and sports anchor on WSAV/NBC. Ro Parrish has worked alongside celebrities such as LeBron James, Usher, Ice Cube, Kid Capri, Big Tigger, DJ Jazzy Jeff, Tony Romo and many more.

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Krista Kelley PR




Twitter: @KristaKelley

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