Deyan moved to the US in 2000, originally living in Boise, Idaho. He settled in the Cleveland suburb of Eastlake in 2004 and has since called the Cleveland area home. Deyan ran the glass repair service center for Integrity Windows of Lakewood, covering all window repairs for the CMHA (Cleveland Metropolitan Housing Authority) for several years before focusing his energies on running his own glass repair business.
Since leaving ex-Yugoslavia and moving to Eastlake, Deyan and his wife have been enjoying their new happier life, raising a daughter born here and engaging in their hobbies and interests. Deyan enjoys cooking and BBQ and has a tradition of cooking beef briskets on his oven rotisserie for Eastlake veterans where he and his friends host a Memorial Day BBQ each year since 2011.