Jay Goltz

Founder and CEO, The Goltz Group

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

Past Appearances

Mind Your Business, with the Wharton SBDC: October 19, 2017

Host Loren Feldman is joined by John Reale (Co-Founder and Managing Director, Station Houston), Louis Mosca (Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer, American Management Services, Inc.), and Jay Goltz (Founder and CEO, The Goltz Group) on the Thursday, October 19, 2017 edition of Mind Your Business, with the Wharton SBDC.Read More

Air Date: Thursday, October 19, 2017

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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 ofRead More

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