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Family man makes name for himself as fun maker

7:47 PM, Oct. 26, 2013
Dan Leaders is 'Dan D. Spassmacher' and owner of Spassmacher Entertainment.
Dan Leaders is 'Dan D. Spassmacher' and owner of Spassmacher Entertainment.
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Dan Leaders is fond of saying, "making things fun is our very name!"

That's because his family business, Spassmacher Entertainment, takes its name from the German word for "jester" or "fun maker."

For about four years, Leaders has used his time away from his day job as a power wheelchair repairman to get into clown characters "Dan D. Spassmacher" and "Purple Enigma." Leaders performs magic tricks and comedy stunts, twists balloons into an array of animal shapes - including a dog on a leash - and organizes games at nursing homes, birthday parties, parades and fundraisers. ...

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