Niek lives with Cerebral Palsy but doesn’t allow this to prevent him from accomplishing his goals. His witty hard hitting style has been seen on stages across Western Canada.
He has opened for Canadian comedy legends Mike MacDonald and Brent Butt and Ryan Neimiller from America's Got Talent (AGT) and AGT Champions Edition. Niek was recently featured in CBC’s NextUp Comedy Contest.
- Opened for Lori Gibbs, Matt Billon, Canadian Comedy Legends Mike Macdonald & Brent Butt. Opened for Ryan Neimiller America's Got Talent & AGT Champions.
- CBC's Next Up Comedy Contest Selection - Only 100 people across Canada selected 1 of 5 Albertans (2019)
- Silver Medal Recipient at FunnyFest Calgary 2019
- 2 time Edmonton's Funniest Comic With A Day Job Semi- Finalist (2018, 2019)
- Red Deer Entertainment Awards - Comedy Achievement Award (2017)