Without our dedicated staff, we would not be able to provide the high quality of service that we strive for. A dynamic group of dreamers and doers committed to building better, brighter communities through entrepreneurship, members of the RTC team share the common goal of changing lives through economic empowerment.
Chief Operations Officer
Jay Savulich is the Chief Operations Officer of Rising Tide Capital overseeing the day to day operations and finances of our organization and its work throughout Northern New Jersey, particularly in Hudson, Essex, Union and Middlesex Counties. Previously he oversaw both the
Community Business Academy and Business Acceleration Services as RTC’s Managing Director of Programs. He also works directly with clients as an instructor and business coach. Jay was the first instructor for The Community Business Academy. He developed the curriculum and taught the first 24 classes. Before starting at Rising Tide Capital, he had a twenty five year career owning and operating successful restaurants in New York City. He also has worked as a technology trainer in the developing world, and continues to work as a photographer. His passion is using his varied experience to help others learn the steps to achieving success in small business and in their lives. Previously, he spent three years as an instructor, business counselor, and microloan officer at a similar organization in Brooklyn.
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