Jay Amernick was born and raised in Washington DC.
Jay went to Georgetown Day School and Bethesda Chevy Chase High School.
Jay Graduated with a BA in Theatre Arts and a minor in English with a concentration in Media Studies from High Point College in North Carolina.
In 1993 he and his brother, Dan Amernick and moved to Hollywood wrote for the CBS Sitcom “The Nanny”.
A couple of screenplays later Jay moved from the dull world of Hollywood entertainment into the glitz and glamour of public policy and government affairs.
That led him to Las Vegas Nevada, where he was the Nevada State Director for AIPAC, The American Israel Public Affairs Committee from 2006 to 2010. Were he worked on nuclear proliferation, foreign aid amongst other issues. Then Jay was The West Cost Director for The Israel Project, a strategic communications organization.
Jay is the Host/Executive Director/Owner of The Happy Hour With The Cravat Pack Radio Show, Tuesdays 7:00 PM On wwwCravatPack.com and The Independent Trajectories internet Radio Network
He is also the Co-Host of the Vegas Over 40 Internet Television Show on YouTube Live with Heather Vale Goss, The Unwrapper and Harry Shade. Fridays at 3:00 PM to 4:00PM Las Vegas Time.
Jay is the Co-Founder and Director of The Nevada Israel Gateway Associates - NIGAL. They serve as the bridge in Nevada for Israeli companies who want to establish/expand their business in the USA and launch their US headquarters in Nevada.
In addition Jay is a strategic planner helping his clients achieve their goals, be they business, personal, large or small in scope. He works with his clients to create and implement a strategic plan complete with goals, tactics and benchmarks.
For fun Jay plays drums, listens to music of all sorts, and is in the process of resurrecting his Disc Golfing.