Our Team

Jay by Jay Software Limited current Support Team

Jonathan Brown – Managing Director

  • Jonathan moved from London where he completed a degree in agriculture to Carlisle 1988.
  • He worked for an Agricultural computer Company in Carlisle initially in technical support then a programmer then Chief Programmer.
  • In 1991 he formed Jay by Jay Software Ltd with development of the first TEMACS DOS version (TExtile Manufacture And Control System).
  • He has more than twenty years experience in software development, hardware building and installation, network design and implementation and support.
  • Jonathan specialises in Clarion software development linked to MSSQL database.
  • Jonathan competes in triathlon competitions and has represented Great Britain at the World Long Distance Triathlon Championships in Las Vegas in 2011, Vitoria Gasteiz, Spain in 2012 and will complete in Belfort, France in 2013.

Keith Nellis – Network Engineer

  • Keith joined the company in 2010 and has a lengthy background in IT as well as being a qualified domestic electrical installation engineer.
  • Keith started his career as a Radio and TV Engineer carrying out the repair and installation of audio visual solutions, aerials and satellite dishes.
  • Later becoming a computer trainer and engineer for a large training company with sites based throughout Cumbria and Tyne and Wear areas.
  • In 1984 he joined the first approved Apple centre in North East of England as Chief Engineer the moved in to sales working under the direction of Apple UK limited.
  • In 1994 he joined a North East printing company and Apple dealership running the service department and Large format and Digital Print departments.
  • In 2001 Keith joined a large pharmaceutical company as an Apple Macintosh Systems Specialist carrying out a key role in the development and installation of a European artwork management system based around internet based technology. Also giving assistance to the internal IT department in the configuration and specifications of the Servers to support the Artwork Department computers and subnets and to assist where necessary in the upkeep and support of the onsite systems, for over 600 desktops, Laptops, printers and servers and 500 operators.
  • Keith is a Sage Approved Line 50 / 100 Solution Developer, Apple Authorised Level 1 Service Engineer and holds current qualifications as a Microsoft Certified Information Technology Professional (MCITP), Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS) for Windows 7 installation and Configuration and Windows Server 2008 R2 Configuration and specification along with qualifications in Lean Manufacturing, Business Improvement Techniques and Kaizan processes.
  • Before joining Jay By Jay Software he ran his own business in Domestic electrical installations, inspection, testing and certification
  • Keith enjoys motor sport, fishing, golf, 7-a-side Football and assists with the local Cub scout group