Corey has been doing hair since January 2006. He left a prominent career in the insurance industry to follow his dream of becoming a hair stylist. While in cosmetology school, he earned awards for haircutting, coloring and barbering. He finished at the top of his class and is trained in advanced Sassoon Academy and Sam Brocato cutting techniques.

He studied under Bobby Cooper for six months to further his education while also continuing his education with Vivienne Makinder, Luigi Mureno and Intercoiffure renowned colorist Gina Kahn. He uses humor to make guests feel at ease while they are visiting with him, which allows him to create special bonds with his clients.