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Jocephus Originals Inc.

Chief Executive Officer


Mr. Joe Cephus Wade, Jr. is Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Jocephus Originals Inc. Wade was born in Burlington, NC and still resides there today. He first started designing for his church choir in 1988 and used this experience to start Jocephus Originals Inc. in 1998.

Wade graduated from Eastern Alamance High School in 1982 and later took a small business class at Alamance Community College in 1998 where he received the Distinguished Alumi Award. He is very passionate about the vestments worn by God’s chosen leaders and choirs and feels that he has been anointed by God to design clerical apparel.

In his leisure time, Wade enjoys outdoor gardening, interior design, sketching and singing in his church choir.