- First openly gay male contestant ever to appear on America’s Next Top Model
- Educates on gender non-conformity and general queer culture in today’s society as a gender fluid individual
- His LGBT+ activism has been published in the Huffington Post, Buzzfeed, People, Elite Daily, Mic and more
Cory Wade is a multi-medium entertainer, most well known for competing and placing third on cycle 20 of America's Next Top Model. As the first openly gay male contestant ever to appear on ANTM, Cory has used his televised platform to take a strong socio-political stance in support of LGBT equality. He has been published in the Huffington Post, Buzzfeed, People, Elite Daily, Mic and others in various articles about gender non-conformity as well as general queer culture in today’s society. Beyond the notoriety garnered through his reality TV stint, Cory Wade is a fiercely talented musician. Drawing inspiration from David Bowie, Prince, Boy George and Grace Jones, Cory's music is pop driven with electro-funk and soul influences. Cory Wade's debut album (independently released August 31st, 2017) was produced by Alan Glass who has produced iconic records from the likes of Aretha Franklin, The Temptations, Jennifer Holiday and more!
Location: New York, New York
What our clients have to say...
Cory Wade was AMAZING! Our campus adored him. He is a phenomenal speaker, and I have told him the same. He is poignant, well-spoken, genuine, and relatable. I received amazing feedback. I would like to look at getting him back to our campus if not next year!
- Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College
Cory just finished his talk here at Hagerstown Community College. It was PHENOMENAL! He was so engaging, entertaining and open about his experiences. We’ve needed someone like Cory to speak on campus for a long time. Thank you for helping us set everything up. It couldn’t have gone better.
- Hagerstown Community College