Employee of Fuse as an interviewer and media personality who initially gained fame after he put up an instructional video of how to solve a Rubik's Cube in 2007. The video won him a YouTube Award for Best Instructional Video.
When he was 14 years old, he founded an annual competition for the sport of stunt pogo called Pogopalooza. He first became well known on YouTube under the name Pogobat.
He won a "People's Voice" Webby Award in 2010 for his web reality series Dan 3.0. The show only lasted about 8 months when he decided to drop the project for personal reasons and instead opting to create a vlog/news show called Delicious Steak.
He grew up with two brothers, one older and one younger. His mother, Rebecca, is a pastor.
Both he and Craig Benzine were featured in the YouTube documentary Please Subscribe.