About

Jay Franze hosts Franze and Friends, where leaders share their secrets. On this show, Jay talks with leaders from around the world to uncover the secrets to their success; he then turns them into actionable items so that you can accelerate your personal and professional growth.

Jay has spent over a decade in the security industry, including his time as the Vice President of Strategic Account Operations at G4S Secure Solutions, the largest security firm in the world. With a continued passion for leadership development, Jay currently leads a federal security operations team for Prosegur.

Jay has also written four books and countless articles. His latest book, “The IDEAS of Leadership,” teaches leadership through a framework called IDEAS: Innovation, Development, Engagement, Action, and Sincerity. This framework provides guidance to becoming a leader focusing on leadership development in the modern day.

Jay is an Advisory Council Member for Harvard Business Review, an Advisory Board Member at Bank of America, and a 2020-2021 inductee of Marquis Who’s Who in America. He also won the Supplier Excellence Award for outstanding customer service.

Jay is from Boston; however, he currently lives outside Cincinnati with his lovely wife, Jennifer, his three beautiful daughters, Bella, Lucy, and Valen, and their two dogs, Charlie and Zoe.