His PollyGrind Film Festival has been credited with being the first to screen, champion and award films such The Bunny Game, Dead Hooker in a Trunk, Slime City Massacre, Dear God No!, Daddy's Little Girl, Hate Crime, Blood for Irina, My Name is A by Anonymous and many more.
Has been called the "new champion of unabashed B-movie sleaze" by ArrowintheHead.com, the genre website ran by John Fallon.
Honored at the 2013 Vegas Indie Film Fest with the first ever Atomic Blub, a golden light bulb taken off the sign of the iconic Atomic Liquors bar (Casino, The Hangover, MoniKa, The Gauntlet).
At the 2013 'PollyGrind Underground Film Festival of Las Vegas,' Corey Taylor presented Chad and his festival the very first Corey Taylor Talks award for "The Coolest Film Festival." "Thank You For Supporting The Underdog!," the plaque reads.