Brian Bates worked for nearly 20 years in corporate America before he launched a career in standup comedy. His experience in the working world gives him a unique perspective on stage that resonates with audiences of all backgrounds. Since launching his comedy career, he’s toured comedy clubs and theaters across America with national headliners like Henry Cho and Nate Bargatze. His experience as a comedian and his professional approach to the job guarantees everyone has a good time and walks away from the event happy. Brian can be heard daily on Laugh USA on Sirius satellite radio.

Brian performing at Side Splitters Comedy Club.
Comedians don’t usually care for hecklers but here’s a video of Brian giving a heckler credit for a good line. The video went viral and has over a million views and climbing.
Brian Bates headshot
Brian Bates headshot
2014 at Marathon Music Works
2014 at Marathon Music Works
2012 at Ryman Auditorium
2012 at Ryman Auditorium
2011
2011