Hailing from Queens, New York, Dougie Almeida spent most of his adult life as a corporate presenter for one of the largest financial planning firms in the country. In his spare time, he fought as an ISKA Heavyweight Muay Thai Kick boxer, retiring at 10-0 and earning the title "Always Dangerous". Winner of Improv´s New Faces of Comedy, Miami´s Comedy Idol, & participant in Laughing Skull Festival, World Series of Comedy, Cape May Comedy Fest, Cleveland Comedy Fest, & Gilda´s Laugh Fest. Prior to taking the stage, Dougie gauges his audience, reaches into his vault and prepares his onslaught of humor. Once on stage, he delivers blow after blow of hilarity, hitting the audience with punch line after punch line. His wit and stage presence is second to none. One thing is always certain – Dougie Almeida will KNOCK YOU OUT!