Didier "Dee" Jean-Francois (Canada) is a co-owner of the SAF Entertainement Group, Studio 88 Swing (with his partner Annie Trudeau) and co-organizer of The Canadian Swing Championships. With a life-long love of Jazz and blues, a background in Hip Hop and a strong affection for partying, he took to swing like a trumpet player to Miles Davis. His stage presence and charisma earned him the nickname ''Charmin' Dee'' early on in his swing career. Dee has been hired as a dance teacher, DJ, MC and judge for major swing events around the world including The World Lindy-Hop Championships, Lindy Focus, Balboa on the Promenade, Studio Hop Summer Camp, ALHC, Beantown, Canadian Balboa Championships, Camp Hollywood, and of course ESDC. He is known around the world for his entertaining and effective teaching style.