About The Urban Nerd
The Urban Nerd is a social media persona/comedian/philanthropist that is known for his unique ways of charitable fundraising through entertainment.
By day, he is a visionary entrepreneur and strategist in the Medical and Biotechnology Industry. His main specialty is in the field of regenerative medicine in particular to artificial organ regrowth. He obtained his Bachelor’s at The Ohio State University, and continued his graduate studies at Harvard. He is the Director of Business Development at Manethryn Technology, Inc. He also currently works with companies such as Bio-Reference Laboratories, Sage Science, Pfizer and the Department of Defense in regards to R&D, market strategy and business development strategies on several different project platforms.
In his spare time, he partakes in the fashion, music, and dance industry, and enjoys being a true “Curious George” exploring anything that is new and intriguing in a comedic way, hence his nickname as “The Urban Nerd.”
The Urban Nerd is also known for hosting The Annual Aquarius Charity Affair, an annual free event held in January, which has attracted thousands of people and raised over $10,000 worth of funds for multiple charities since 2008.
He is currently working on forming his first non-profit, The Urban Nerd Effect, where global causes and charities are conveyed through entertainment and free networking events.