Rhett LeCompte | Stellar Media, Y’all Catchin’
Rhett “DJ Rhett” LeCompte is a local personality with many talents. He can be seen around the area singing, DJing, hosting parties, doing comedy sketches, performing magic and much more. But LeCompte is also an accomplished entrepreneur, creating the Cajun lifestyle apparel brand Y’all Catchin’, being the co-owner of Stellar Media (previously PCM Media), running Kid Energy USA and building the DJ Rhett brand that has hundreds of thousands of followers on social media. There is no question that the versatile LeCompte is a major influencer in the Bayou Region community.
What path did you take that led you to where you are today?
“I just stayed true to who I am. I love entertaining people. It’s my God-given talent.”
What is the biggest challenge you have faced over the years and how did you meet it?
“I was laid off four years ago from the oilfield. My social media presence allowed me to get a job I love.”
How do you see your company changing in the next five years, and how do you see yourself creating that change?
“I’d like to start off with local content and expand to national series and filming.”
What is the best piece of advice you’ve ever received?
“Go for what you want, not what someone else thinks you should go for.”
What has been your greatest accomplishment?
“My family. My wife of 18 years and our three beautiful daughters.”
Who has been your greatest influencer on your path to success?
“God. I always try to do the right thing. Without my influence from the man upstairs, I am nothing.”
How are you going to impact the Bayou Region in 2020?
“I want to put Louisiana on the map in a good way. We are last in everything when it comes to education, jobs, etc. I want people to know that Louisiana is the best place on Earth.”
How do you start your workday?
“Coffee, it’s the only way to start.”
Outside of work, what is something you are passionate about?
“Love entertaining people, DJing, emceeing, dancing and videography.” •