Pizitz graduated from Indian Springs School and the University of Virginia. After college, he worked in a training program for retailer Jordan Marsh, which is now part of Macy's. He moved back to Birmingham after four years, and went to work for his family's company. He has been president since 2001.
- Kent, Dawn (April 11, 2010) "Upscale retailer Gus Mayer plans move to Summit." Birmingham News
- Kent, Dawn (January 30, 2011) "On the record: Jeff Pizitz, president of Pizitz Management Group." Birmingham News