About Jay Mitchell

Jay is a true Renaissance man. With deep, second-generation roots in broadcasting, he has covered all the bases from air personality to ownership. For over thirty years he has provided advisory services to broadcast groups as well as myriad other businesses — including an international media/publishing firm, and even a United States Senator.

Jay publishes a weekly vertical-market newsletter, for which he also hosts a pocast. He is a frequent human-interest and humor blogger.

Career Highlights

Radio Personality — New York, Hartford, Long Island, Boise, Flint
Programmer — Dallas, Hartford, Long Island, Flint, Boise, Cedar Rapids
Executive Positions — Senior Vice President, Beck-Ross Communications (Long Island, Hartford, Providence, Flint); General Manager, WBLI (Long Island), WHCN (Hartford)
Consultant — Gannett, Clear Channel (iHeartMedia), Cox, Heritage Media, Beck-Ross, Sorenson: Los Angeles, Chicago, Long Island, Dallas, Houston, Atlanta, Tampa, Nashville, Knoxville, Kansas City
Talent Coach — Rick Dees, Tom Joyner, Ellen K, Kidd Kraddick, Kidd Kraddick Morning Show, Jagger, Bob & Tom, Gene & Julie
Ownership — Fairfield Media Group
Publisher — Small Market Radio Newsletter, Jay Mitchell’s Blog
Digital Strategist — International Health Care Company, City Economic Development Coucil, Public Service Campaigns, Political Campaign, Fine LeatherGoods, countless broadcasting companies