The recipient of Shorty and Andy Kaufman comedy awards, he’s known as among NY City’s most prominent stand-up comics and comedy writers. While going to Harvard University or college (that he graduated near the top of his course in 2008), he founded the Harvard University Stand-Up Comic Culture. By 2015, he was showing over 1000 comedy performances yearly. He spent his early years in Manhattan and Very long Island, NY. He was employed like a pre-show comedian for Katie Couric’s well-known ABC talk display.