Weekend Kick off Show
Hoogland has more than 30 years of DJ experience. From the age of 15, Hoogland has played in many famous clubs in Belgium like Zillion, Extreme, Dixie’s, Carré, etc. and making his debut club session on the Costa del Sol with Beachgrooves Radio alongside Derek D, Hoogland played a steaming set at the Playa Padre Closing party in Marbella on the first January 2018.
At Beachgrooves Radio he is DJ and co-host of “The BG Morning Show with the Jailbreakers” together with Derek D. He also hosts his own show every Friday afternoon between 14:00h – 16:00h called the “Weekend Kick Off Show” and plays uplifting music.
In Belgium he was the inventor, presenter and producer of the legendary, famous and notorious number 1 radio and talk show, “The Land of Hoogland”. Hoogland was also station manager of Topradio and the inspiration and station manager of Belgium’s Number 1 youngster TV station JIM. As well as station manager he was also music director.
In the late 90’s – early 00’s, Hoogland scored 2 number one hits as a mixer / producer with the successful Mixmania CD collection. As a music producer he produces an assortment of genres including electro pop, pop, rock, dance, deep & tech house, drum and bass and film music.
TV and Commercials
Hoogland produced TV programs for ‘Big Brother’ and music shows like ‘On Air’ for Kanaal 2 – TV/VTM. He directed and produced TV commercials for the successful CD collection Dance Train, *Serious Beats and many more. He also produced and directed TV and radio commercials for musical and theatre shows such as STOMP, Cats, Romeo & Juliet, Cabaret and many more.
Chief Executive Officer
For the past 15 years he was Marketing Manager for Music Hall Group, a theatre and event company. Between 2005 and 2012 he was CEO (change management) of Casino Kursaal Oostende and interim CEO of the amazing high profiled Restaurant Ostend Queen. Casino Kursaal Oostende is a 70.000 sqaure meter theatre containing a casino, 6 restaurants, parking and club business in the heart of Oostende (Belgium).
The past five years he studied Psychology in Ghent and Strategy and Visual Meeting techniques at San Francisco’s legendary Strategy and Visual techniques company, The Grove ( which includes clients like Apple, American Government, Nokia, etc) and at Business Models Inc in Amsterdam.