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If you are reading this page and you worked for Jay, you know what an impossible task it is to describe him.
For the rest of you, Jay Chiat was the founder of Chiat/Day Advertising, one of the most legendary ad agencies of the last century.
His obituary from Ad Age
An interview with Jay in Salon, 1999, about his post-Chiat/Day adventure, Screaming Media.
An essay by Steve Alburty.
Silicon Alley remembers Jay
Minority Advertising Training (one of Jay's many philanthrophies)
The "binocular" building (Chiat/Day's former Venice headquarters)