Dr. Corey Gibbs
Founder & CEO
Elite Entertainment Experiences
A performance-driven, 26 year veteran in the event entertainment and corporate hospitality industry, Dr. Corey M. Gibbs is the Founder & Chief Executive Officer of Elite Entertainment Experiences, a highly exclusive, entertainment experience and hospitality company that combines a membership-based organizational structure, extensive industry experience, unparalleled access, a proprietary suite of analytics tools, and unrivaled levels of client service, optimizing the entertainment spend and maximizing the return for a carefully curated, select group of clients.
Recognized for the ability to provide complete organizational oversight, exceed productivity and profitability goals, and identify and cultivate new markets and revenue streams, Dr. Gibbs is a proven business success with a rigorous work ethic, a dynamic entrepreneurial mind, a belief in analytics and data-driven decision making, and a dedication to providing elite client service through customer centricity.
Some of his professional affiliations include serving as past President and current Board Member of the National Association of Ticket Brokers (NATB), a member of the NY-NJ Super Bowl XLVIII Host Committee, a StubHub Advisory Board of Director, and a member in good standing at the New York Athletic Club.
A native of Eutaw, Alabama, he received a Bachelor of Arts in Business Psychology (1998) and a Master of Arts in Sport Business Management (2007) from the University of Alabama, while earning his Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Management from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania in 2019. He resides in Austin, Texas, with his wife Caroline and twin 12-year-old boys, Will and Ben, while daughter, Victoria (16) lives in Hoover, Alabama.