An award winning stand-up comedian, singer and songwriter, Rog has opened for Jerry Seinfeld, Jeff Foxworthy, Ritch Shydner and many others.

An accomplished singer/songwriter Rog was a Top Finalist in the Great American Songwriting Contest in 2007 and 2014. He also made the finals of the prestigious 2014 ISC (International Songwriters Competition) competing against 18,500 entries.

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Audiences love Rog's funny surprise songs ... sometimes composed on the spot about them! Rog likes to combine serious music and humor and can usually find the funny side of even the most serious issues. This makes Rog a favorite at clubs, festivals, conferences and corporate events!

Author of the book, "How To Be Funnier...Happier, Healthier and More Successful Too!"
A highly experienced Custom Songwriter, Rog creates totally original, personalized songs for events and occasions of all types from award banquets and roasts and toasts to political demonstrations to personal celebrations.

Customizes comedy and music presentations for many Fortune 500 companies including: IBM, American Express, Merrill Lynch, Progress Energy, Walmart, Novozymes and hundreds of medical groups from the A.M.A. to Mayo Clinic to the World Burn Congress. Rog helps health care and business professionals use humor as a powerful work tool. Likable and upbeat, being funny without being offensive is what makes Rog's humor so effective and powerful, especially in the work environment .

Winner of Toastmaster International's Best Humorous Speech Award Upper Midwest.

Finalist in the Watney's World Comedy Challenge @ Mall of America.

"I don't know if he's any good at this stuff... but it keeps him off the streets." Mom and Pop Bates

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