GM Demasco learned martial arts in Boston and New York Chinatowns. He is a 10th Degree Black Belt in Shaolin Kempo, Shaolin 5-Fists/Shaolin Kung Fu. He is an International Ambassador of Shaolin Temple in China and is a Certified as a Grand Master of the Shaolin Temple. He is the 34th Generation Disciple of the Shaolin Tempe, Abbot Shi Yong Xin. He is the President of SDSS, Steve DeMasco School of Self Defense former President of United Studios School of Self Defense.