Jason was born on February 24th, 1987 to Susan and Jeffery Schwartz in New York city. After living in Canarsie for 9 years, the family moved to the historic neighborhood Fiske Terrace in Midwood Park, where they currently reside.
After 12 years of private school, Jason attended Baruch College where he majored in Marketing Management and minored in Japanese language. During this time, Jason was highly active and eventually presided over Baruch's fashion club Shop of Style. Jason also took on several fashion PR internships including a year at PR Consulting. In Jason's final semester of college he started his journey with Barneys New York on the sales floor at Madison avenue, eventually leading him to pursue E-Commerce styling for Barneys.com.
Jason considers Japanese culture, particularly anime and manga to be his biggest influences. He enjoys cooking in his free time and has a cat named Alaska who is his biggest fan.