Founder & Principal - Jayson Newitt is a co-Founder and Managing Partner of The Ritchie Group.  He has been working in real estate development since 1996 and plays key management roles in some of The Ritchie Group’s primary developments with an emphasis on project management activities.   Prior to joining The Ritchie Group, Jayson was a partner with The Boyer Company which included managing development projects in several states throughout the country.  Jayson worked in Washington D.C. for Marriott International where he participated in a Leadership Development Program with corporate rotational assignments in architecture and construction, finance, strategy, e-commerce, and brand management. 

Jayson received an MBA from the Marriott School of Management at Brigham Young University and a Bachelor of Science degree in Construction Management from Brigham Young University.