Head baker of Carlo's Bakery, the Hoboken, New Jersey establishment that serves as the location of the reality series Cake Boss.
He served in the United States Air Force.
When he isn't baking, he is working 24-hour shifts as a firefighter.
He has children with his wife Grace Faugno (nee Valastro) named Robert and Bartolina.
He works at Carlo's Bakery with Buddy Valastro.