He started making short movies as early as the age of 10 using legos and stuffed animals. He is an alumnus of Emerson College.
He worked as an intern at The Weinstein Company and was a production assistant on Step Up 3D.
He is a New York-native from Scarsdale and he has a sister. His parents are named Margo and Adam. He began a relationship with Maggie Bustamante in 2016.
He and Andrew Ilnyckyj both became video producers for BuzzFeed.