Gio was born in San Diego and became a part of the boxing world at a very young age. He started at 8 years old and has been full steam ahead ever since, fighting in over 80 amateur boxing fights. His style is derived from his rigorous training in Cuba and Mexico, where he competed in numerous boxing tournaments. Now a professional, his record is not only impressive but also rare. Even with his outstanding record, he has remained humble and determined to take his career to the next level. Because of his passion for the sport he wants to not only see himself succeed but also his students and clients.