Jay started his two way career as an installer trainee in 1983. From the mid 1980s until the late 1990s he traveled the country providing tech support to IndyCar racing teams. Jay also designed and installed systems
for special events at the Rose Bowl, Long Beach Grand Prix, NBA All Star games, and the Oscars while working with Bearcom as their senior special events technician. Jay is a coauthor of a number of books on two way
technology. Jay has an FCC GROL and extra class ham license and serves on the ETA board of directors.