Jay de Jesus is the founder of Titik Pilipino - The Online Resource for Filipino Music. Jay has managed Titik Pilipino to become a multi-awarded website and one of the longest running OPM music websites on the internet.
Titik Pilipino is an online music website established in 1997, which has won several awards including Best Music Website in the 2003 Philippine Web Awards and 2008 Digital Filipino Web Awards. The website current receives a monthly average of 200,000 visitors and 4 million page views worldwide.
As an IT consultant, Jay holds a degree in Computer Science from Ateneo de Manila University. His internet expertise is derived from working for several web-based firms, an Internet Service Provider and managing a web development company. He has been a web developer, programmer and internet consultant for several client websites including Informatics, Institute of Philippine Culture, Royale Homes, Ajinomoto, Pinoy.tv, Musiko.com, Cebu Trade Fairs and ABS-CBN to name a few.
As a music consultant, Jay has 15 years experience with digital music starting as a musical arranger for Samsung, Sony and Precision Audio from 1994 to 1998. He has also been invited to judge various music-related competitions including the Awit Awards since 2006. Jay is also recognized by the Philippine Association of the Recording Industry (PARI) as a resource person for online music.
His hobbies include photography, blogging and songwriting.