Founder and owner of the company Nostalgic Toys and the electronics start-up WOW! Factory.
He never graduated college, electing to sell the Retro Squirmles at flee markets while living out of his car. This was the beginning to his career in selling toys. He was previously a carnie as well.
He was entered into a 50,000 person raffle after buying a skateboard signed by Simpson's creator Matt Groening as part of A Night of Too Many Stars autism fundraiser. He won the raffle, and soon found himself being drawn into an episode of the beloved show.
He is from Reynoldsburg, Ohio. He shares a son named Zayn and a daughter named Zoe with his fiance Tam. His dog's name is Wilfred.
He was featured in a commercial for Bright Bugz alongside Roman Atwood.