About Ben is a New York City based comedian and motivational speaker. His passion is stand up comedy. Ben also performs improv, writes and performs sketch comedy and runs a comedy blog that includes helpful hints for new comedians, video critiques of his performances and interviews with other comics.
Before realizing his passion for comedy, Ben was on the middle class path to “success”. He worked as a management consultant for a Fortune 500 company, Accenture, and attended a PhD program in Neuroeconomics at Caltech on a full scholarship.