Jay is responsible for financing, reporting, financial planning, and accounting for Associated Supermarket Group. Jay joined ASG in 2017 as CFO. Prior to joining ASG Jay was CEO/CFO Hain Pure Protein Corporation, a wholly owned division of The Hain Celestial Group, Inc., a public company listed on the NASDAQ, (HAIN). Hain Pure Protein Produced Plainville Farms Turkey and Free Bird chicken products distributed nationally to supermarkets and wholesalers.
As the former CEO/CFO for Hain Pure Protein Corporation, the business achieved record growth in sales and earnings and became the major supplier of antibiotic free turkey and chicken products in the USA. He began his career as an accountant for Ernst & Ernst. He holds a B.B.A in Accounting and MBA from Pace University, Lubin School of Business, in New York City.