Corey M. Cleek

Corey M. Cleek

Adjunct Professor of Marketing
Internet Entrepreneur/Angel Investor

Research Interests/Areas of Expertise

Internet Marketing, E-Commerce, Social Media

Subject Areas




As an entrepreneur who runs his own successful company, an angel investor, and an e-commerce veteran with experience in some of the best known companies in the world, Corey Cleek has a wealth of hands-on expertise with internet marketing, e-commerce and social media. He has held various U.S. and international marketing and business development positions at eBay, CitySearch and Amazon.


In addition to his work as an e-commerce entrepreneur, Corey is an active angel investor in internet media and e-commerce companies. At Nashville-based Passalong Networks, he created and launched a new business unit, a digital platform for independent musicians. As a senior manager at eBay, he extended relationships with global marketing partners and provided training and support for in-country marketing teams of eBay subsidiaries in India, China and South America. He also established the initial eBay search marketing strategy.


Corey is co-founder and Chief Executive Officer of Uloop, Inc., an online classifieds platform for colleges and universities.

On A Personal Note...

Corey enjoys playing soccer and attending major sporting events.


MBA, Duke University, 2000

BS, Accounting, University of Tennessee, 1995


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