Jalem Getz

Jalem Getz is the president and founder of Wantable, a personalized e-commerce company located in Milwaukee's Fifth Ward that provides distinctly unique products tailored to a customer's individual tastes, wants, and needs.

Prior to Wantable, Getz founded Buyseasons in 1999 and served as president and CEO until December 2010. Buyseasons is the largest retailer and supplier of costumes and party supplies on the Internet. Prior to starting Buyseasons in 1999, Getz co-founded specialty retail company GMI in 1995 at age 22. During Getz's tenure, GMI became one of Wisconsin’s fastest growing companies, and the largest seasonal retailer in Milwaukee. GMI is still in business and successful today, a testament to their commitment to building self-sustaining organizations.