Jay Helms has served the Information Technology industry since 2001 with a most recent exit (2020) from the W2 world to focus on Real Estate Investing full time. Jay has earned several educational accolades: B.S. Computer Science (Jacksonville State University, 2001), Masters Business Administration (New York Institute of Technology, 2005) and Certified Project Management Professional (Project Management Institute, 2008) to produce a record of seamlessly driving complex projects to completion while balancing tight resource and time constraints. A savvy relationship builder with a proven track record of forging partnerships and driving account performance to the next level.
Jay started actively investing in Real Estate in 2014 and with a mix of single & multi-family homes and since has grown his real estate portfolio to over 320 units across 4 states. Recently he has started giving back to the real estate community by hosting the movement at www.W2Capitalist.com where the mantra EARN. INVEST. REPEAT. is helping every W2 Employee realize they can build legacy wealth through real estate investing AND have a successful and fulfilling W2 job. Jay and his wife Cassie have one son and two daughters.
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