Jay Goltz is a popular business speaker, blogger, published author and founder and CEO of the Goltz Group, a family of five design-minded companies dedicated to combining beautiful objects, passionate people and authentic customer service.
Taking up nearly an entire block named “Honorary Jay Goltz Way” by the city of Chicago, Jay’s companies include Artists Frame Service, the country’s largest picture frame store; Chicago Art Source, a full-service gallery and corporate art consulting business; Jayson Home, an urban home emporium offering an eclectic mix of modern and antique furniture and accessories; 1- 800ARTWORK.com, an online destination for business-appropriate artwork on a budget; and Bella Moulding, a boutique line of picture frames and mouldings distributed to galleries and frame shops nationwide.
Jay’s ability to bring clarity and insight to complex small business challenges in a unique and entertaining way has made him a highly sought-after speaker and lead blogger for The New York Times small business blog, “You’re the Boss.” He is frequently featured in the business media, including Forbes, the Wall Street Journal, Inc. Magazine, Crain’s, MSNBC, Fox Business News and more. Jay is the author of “The Street Smart Entrepreneur: 133 Tough Lessons I Learned the Hard Way” and was profiled in the book, “Small Giants: Companies that Choose to be Great Instead of Big.”
Twitter – @JaySmallBiz