Growing up in Allentown, Pennsylvania, Ian spent time as a batboy for the Allentown Ambassadors, and
after high school attended NYU to study media and communications. After starting his broadcasting career
as part of USA Today's Phillies Nation, and appearing on air as an interviewer, speaking to players and
famous fans of the team. In 2014, he was given the opportunity as the Ring of Honor ring announcer, and
considering his youth as a fan of wrestling, jumped at the opportunity. As fate would have it, an opening
for commentary with the promotion opened up, and Ian became the on-air voice of ROH.
Ian appeared on Episode 395: Riccaboni and Rave.