He is the proud cofounder of MalPensando, a bilingual school that helps people become funny, confident speakers. In 2017, a few months after quitting his corporate job, he was awarded the Latin Comedian of the Year Prize by Latin Awards Canada after years of successful bilingual shows in Toronto, sold out comedy workshops, and numerous awards in public speaking by Toastmasters International . In 2018, he received the Second City's Diversity Fellowship (full scholarship) and was invited to Malaysia to deliver a TEDx Talk. In 2019, he performed at Comedy Central Fest in Mexico City and filmed his first 1-hour comedy special in Toronto, Canada. In 2020, he was awarded the Distinguished Toastmaster Award (DTM), the highest award in public speaking at Toastmasters International. For more info, follow @stephandyer everywhere!