Starting his professional life as a stand-up comic, writer and musician, Marcus moved to Vancouver with his band in 2001, ready for Hollywood . Shortly after discovering the self-discipline and unparalleled vitality yoga could bring, Marcus became a certified Bikram yoga instructor in 2002. Yoga soon become both a career and a lifelong passion and his journey continued to transform. In 2003 Marcus became certified Qi Gong teacher and began to teach both disciplines. He later went onto receive his Y Yoga 200 Hour Certification in 2012 and created his own yoga series Hot Prana. In 2016 he published his first book Shamanic Graffiti. In 2017 Marcus became a certified Yin teacher and went on to lead his first Hot Prana Teacher Training.
Marcus continues to pull inspiration for his teaching through his passion for music, writing and his Qi Gong practice.