Corey Baptiste is a new model whose career has skyrocketed since his debut in 2011. He was born on 30 January, 1991 in Brooklyn, New York. Half Trinidadian, half Grenadian New Yorker, Corey Baptiste finished high school before he completely dedicated himself to the fashion world.
Corey Baptiste is a black model with an amazing skin and bone structure. He was discovered at the John Jay College in Manhattan during his last semester. He signed his first contract with an agency in 2010, more specifically with VNY. He is now represented by VNY in New York, FM in London and Bananas in Paris. Among his greatest accomplishments are becoming the face of Kenzo and walking for Dolce &Gabbana, Calvin Klein, Giorgio Armani and Ralph Lauren. His career as a model is in full progress as the moment.
Corey Baptiste’s very first fashion show was for the fall 3.1 Phillip Lim show in New York. In 2010, he also walks for DKNY Jeans, Michael Kors, and Lacoste. After becoming the face of Kenzo, he travels to Milan for a Dolce &Gabbana fashion show. 2011 is a busy year for him since he is also booked for John Galliano, Hermes and Giorgio Armani runways. Featured in GQ Style Germany, Vogue Hommes Japan, NY Times Style and Wonderland Magazine, Corey Baptiste has a promising career ahead of him. He is already occupying the 19th place on the list of the top 50 male models at the moment, the classification made by the renowned fashion website models.com.
Corey Baptiste’s life has changed dramatically since he was discovered. He is the type of model who practices intensively because he wants to perform its job perfectly. Besides modeling, he wishes to get a degree in Criminal Justice and become an actor as well. He is a sportive guy who loves to play basketball, baseball, and football. He appreciates friends and family and spends time with them as much as possible. Jay-Z is his inspiration and also his favorite singer. As far as food goes, he is a fan of pasta, rice, chicken, fish and pork meat. Dr. Pepper is his first choice in drinks.