Mike Vecchione

House Of Comedy Mall of America 408 East Broadway Bloomington, Minnesota 55425

About Mike Vecchione

www.mikevecchione.com

Michael Vecchione was born in Youngstown, Ohio and graduated High School in Boca Raton, Florida. He played football and placed second in the 1991 AAA state wrestling tournament. He attended Pennsylvania State University where he earned a bachelorís degree in Criminal Justice and went on to receive a Masterís degree in Special Education from Cabrini College in Pennsylvania. Mike has worked as a counselor and Special Education teacher in the Philadelphia area.

At the end of 2003, Michael moved to New York City. He has appeared on Comedy Centralís Live at Gotham, Comedy Centralís Fresh Face Debates, and Russell Simmons Presents: Stand Up at the El Rey Theatre. Michael also had a guest appearance on the IFC hit show Z Rock.

In 2010, Mike won the Peopleís Choice Award for the New York Comedy Festival, was a semi-finalist on NBCís Last Comic Standing, and was selected to perform at the prestigious Montreal Comedy Festival (New Faces). Later that year, Mike went on to perform on the Tonight Show starring Jay Leno and shot his own Half Hour Special for Comedy Central.