Jay Norris

Chief Executive Officer, Guesst

Jay is an innovative leader who uses his creativity and imagination to uncover opportunities in today’s challenged retail and real estate industries. Jay has a talent for building relationships and making strategic connections. He is a serial entrepreneur who began his career in the music business for Clive Davis’ Arista Records and later founded Tastemakers Media.

Jay brought his expertise in lifestyle and experiential marketing to commercial real estate. His real estate brokerage career flourished as a Director for Marcus Millichap and then Eastern Consolidated Properties, successfully representing retail, restaurant, and office tenants throughout New York. Jay leverages his ability to make connections and utilizes his industry knowledge as he identifies pain points and imagines strategic software solutions.

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