CEO Dr. Kimberly Juanell Pettaway Willis
January 2012, Cor'Rae Management Agency was founded by Kimberly Juanell Pettaway Willis, PhD. Dr. Willis' desire to help entertainment industry professionals better manage their careers was the founding thrust of putting her passion for teaching on hold. Kimberly decided to concentrate on the possibilities of assisting clientele obtain their professional and personal goals in the entertainment industry and later focus on her duties of a professor in a collegiate academia setting. Dr. Willis' desires became reality when Cor'Rae Management Agency signed their first client.
*Executive Manager &
Direct Liaison for CEO
*Director of Personnel
The Agency currently manages talented, gifted, and dedicated clients. Cor'Rae is proud to work with an inspirational writer of poetry for cancer and faith, Mrs Lisa Pettaway Whitaker. Her collaboration with Dr. Willis, a Cancer Devotional entitled "Cancer...Teardrops Beneath the Kolorz of the Rainbow - A Poetry Devotional to Uplift the Heart, Mind, and Soul" was released November 2013. We are extremely proud of her dedication and hard work.
Joshua Parker is an outgoing, dedicated, and humble rapper. He works diligently on his craft and it has been witnessed on BET's 106 & Park, various entertainment events, videos, and his most recent CD released in September 2013 "The Warm Up".
We are excited to welcome model/actor/motivational speaker Melvin Kearney as Kolorz of Cancer's Motivational Speaker along with CEO Dr. Kimberly Juanell Pettaway Willis! Regardless of Melvin's hectic schedule in the acting and modeling world, we are excited to hear him speak about cancer and how it has affected his family, his faith and his life. Melvin is NOT a signed client of CMA or KOC however he is willing to speak about cancer, his career, and other issues relating to his life. The CEO personally thanks him for a listening ear and being a 'lil brother' to her over the years.
The Agency's logo is a portrait of the CEO which represents uniqueness, rarity, beauty and strength. These are characteristics possessed by Kimberly, her Cor'Rae team, the Cor'Rae clients and the overall Agency.