As a comic, Jay has headlined at over 200 colleges which resulted last year in him being given the prestigious "College Comedian of the Year" award. He won with the highest margin of victory in the history of the award! Jay has also been nominated one other time and is nominated again this year!
Jay also headlines nationally at the Tropicana Hotel’s famous "Comedy Stop" in both Las Vegas and Atlantic City. Jay has appeared on several television programs, doing stand-up on Showtimeand on NBC. He has also made appearances on A&E, Fox Business Channel, and on several local channels around the country. Jay has also recently been worked as a pop-culture commentator on TV's Extra, where he appeared weekly to give his take on the goings-on in the world of entertainment. He’s had the honor of opening for several national acts, including D.L. Hughley ("The Hughley’s", "Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip"), Carlos Mencia ("The Mind of Mencia"), Joel McHale ("The Soup"; NBC's "Community"), and Sinbad (Celebrity Apprentice).
Jay has met with equal success as a writer with partner Brian Herzlinger.
The writing duo have multiple comedy projects under their belt including: "Three for the Road", a road trip comedy currently being packaged thru Brillstein Entertainment Partners; "Mental", a $50 million action comedy commissioned by Summit Entertainment and Mandalay Pictures; "DILF", a comedy pitch in which Bruce Willis has shown great interest and intends to commit pending submission of the final script; and "The Wedding Tour", a romantic comedy being developed by Panay Films at Walt Disney Pictures.