owns and operates Priority Communications
, a four station group with AM\FM combos in DuBois, PA and the Steubenville, OH - Weirton, WV market.
All of Jay's acquisitions have been turnarounds.
attributes disciplined acquisition strategies, customer-focused sales efforts, a commitment to community service and excellent people around him for the success of Priority Communications
Jay is a member of the RAB Small Market Advisory Committee and currently serves as chairperson.
He is also a member of The International Broadcasters Idea Bank.
Jay served on the Board of Directors of the Pennsylvania Association of Broadcasters from 1996 - 2002 and as Chairman of the Board in 2001, and has been on the Board of Directors of the West Virginia Association of Broadcasters since 2000.
Jay began his career in his hometown of Rochester, New York in 1978 and served as a Program Director, Music Director, On-air Talent, Marketing Director and Account Executive before forming Priority Communications in 1990.
has three teenage daughters, Erica, Monica and Olivia.