Quincy Carr was born in Houston, TX., but raised in Austin. This through-and-through Texan has spent a lifetime becoming the entrepreneur behind a company comprising a variety of services encouraging laughter, positivity, and customer satisfaction on a global scale! By 2008, Quincy was a disabled Navy veteran and college graduate when he achieved two major goals – becoming a licensed barber / trained instructor in the state of Virginia, and starting up Quincy Carr, Inc. Behind the namesake company Quincy Carr, Inc. is a young man with many God-given talents. Quincy is inspired by a promise to his parents that he will be a positive leading example to others. He believes that with a strong faith in God, and a strong belief in oneself with hard work, all things are possible! Quincy Carr Inc. includes quality entertainment as not only an event organizer, but also as a professional actor / comedian (since 1999). Under this corporation is another business that exists to provide quality barber services known as Cuts & Styles by Quincy Carr. The display of passion Quincy Carr shows, easily equals his drive and determination to be who he is today as seen through his businesses.
Comedian / Actor
Quincy jokes that even if his last name wasn’t “Carr”; he’d still be driven to succeed. In 2001, Quincy became the 1st in his family to obtain a college degree and in 2008 he formed his company Quincy Carr, Inc. He eventually added acting to his resume in 2012. To date he has appeared on popular Discovery ID TV shows like ‘Wicked Attraction’, and ‘Monsters & Mysteries in America’ and made his BIG screen debut in his new romantic comedy ‘Employee of the Year’ (Spring 2015). He helped form the ‘Clean & Quality Comedy Tour’ and since 2010, has VA’s only successful all clean adult comedy show (Quality Comedy Series) at the Virginia Beach Funny Bone. Quincy is a complete comic, aka the ‘Quality Comedy King’ with his signature style of being energetic, clean, and creative; with an unmatched crossover appeal. He also has a pretty hefty video resume on You Tube (Nearly 150 videos) consisting of funny & original sketch comedy skits as well as clips from his hilarious stand up performances. Quincy Carr is easy to find, book, and laugh with whether it’s on stage or in front of a camera!
In 2014, Quincy signed on as the newest personality for the Great24.com positive news, media, and information network! This awesome opportunity not only exposes a new audience to “The Funniest Man You Don’t Really Know… Yet”; but allows Quincy Carr to expand his efforts of connecting, pledging, and promoting positive initiatives in and around local communities on a global scale. Since 2006 Quincy has left an imprint in his surrounding community regarding giving back. From participating in efforts to help single mothers in college continue their education through the ‘Single Mother’s Scholarship Fund’. To speaking to high school students about furthering their education and organizing an annual comedy show to benefit back-2-school drives for qualified local churches. On Sept. 19, 2014, Quincy was featured in a popular segment called ‘Making your Mark’ (WVEC Ch. 13). Where popular Hampton Roads news anchor Lasalle Blanks was enlightened by Quincy’s positive attitude, acts of kindness, and a memorable quote; “If you have it, give it! Don’t just take, take, take…!” It’s safe to say the Greater 24 network has landed a “Stand Up Guy” to continue pushing the their brand forward. And with a bright smile, a personality like no other, and an undeniable work ethic, viewers won’t be able to ignore their devices when Quincy Carr is on.