Anil Patel (above left, also known in some circles as Chanelta, above right) is the Production Manager at White Party Entertainment and has had the honor of working for Jeffrey Sanker for the past 11 years, along with multiple stars like Lady Gaga, Ariana Grande, Mary J. Blige, Ke$ha, RuPaul, LeAnn Rimes, Deborah Cox and Erika Jayne, just a sampling of past White Party headliners.

 Anil’s a busy guy during the annual extravaganza, managing DJ talent and performers throughout the weekend, and making sure the flow of DJ sets, transitions, and performances are executed in a timely manner from start to finish.  He can also be spotted running around the parties with clipboard in hand) to make sure everything is running smoothly.

Anil explains he has always been a BIG FAN of all things White Party Palm Springs from his days in the 90's as a guest, to now being a part of the staff bringing the event to life. 

We love Anil, and he loves our community, proclaiming:

  1. because of the peace and serenity that I feel every time I drive though the city
  2. because of the diverse LGBT community of family and friends that I have in PS, where it always feels like home…
  3. because of the beautiful mountains that are visible wherever you go… such a clear vision of GOD's handiwork
  4. because of the many fine dining establishments the city has to offer. “I love to EAT! My favorites include Eight4Nine, Spaghetteria, Cheeky's and I love me some GREAT SHAKES…
  5. because of the LOADS OF FUN I have EVERYTIME I am in this BEAUTIFUL city  Signing off with, #ShowsAndStunts

I am sure we can all agree, Palm Springs is a better place because of visitors like Anil (and Chanelta)!
Nicholas Snow