He is well known for his performances with the promotion Pro Wrestling Guerrilla, where he debuted in 2010; former WPW Heavyweight Champion.
He began training in high school, and after graduation attended Martin Marin's WPW Training School in Southern California.
He is often referred to by his myriad chocolate-themed ring names, such as Chocolate Caliente and The Chocolate Juggalo.
He was born and raised in Southern California, where Pro Wrestling Guerilla is based.
He made his first Pro Wrestling Illustrated Top-500 list in 2012, when CM Punk was ranked first.