When Joey was six, he received a skateboard purchased at the Goodwill. His neighborhood friend had introduced the sport to him, and has loved it ever since. Joey skated in local and national competitions, and was invited to skate at the AST Dew Tour in 2006 – 2009. In 2006, he became the youngest skateboarder in the world to perform the 540 rodeo at the Dew tour. Joey was featured on every television station in Baltimore, full page in the Washington Post Kid Post Story, front page of The Examiner in DC and Baltimore, mentioned in the Baltimore Sun, most of the radio stations including 98 Rock, Style Magazine. Named “Top 10 Athlete” in MD with Michael Phelps and Carmelo Anthony at age 9 in the Examiner.
He was named MVP by legendary Proskater Mike Vallely at the PlayStation Hook Up in Philadelphia. Joey performed three continuous 540’s in one run while at the Dew Tour stop in Orlando, Florida. Young Joey skated the same high vert ramps as the pros and with some well-renowned skaters at the Dew Tour, including Bucky Lasek, and Shaun White. He continued to skate at competitions around the United States and was part of the State of Confusion skate team from Baltimore until age 11 when he decided to take a break and pursue other interests.
Joey discovered his love for video editing and photography when he became a street skater at the age of 14. In 2015 he released his first video part called “The Comeback” which established him street skater.