Jason Cameron is a Licensed Home Improvement Contractor, Finish Carpenter, Personal Trainer, Writer, Actor, TV Personality and Fitness Model. He is currently enjoying his role as Host of DIY Networks Desperate Landscapes, Man Caves, and Sledgehammer. Jason feels that DIY Network is the perfect home for him because they care as much for home improvement and empowering people as he does.
Jason has worked in all facets of home construction. In high school, Jason found a passion for Architecture and Wood Shop, in which he excelled. In his last two years of High School, Jason worked as a Carpenters Assistant. It was during this time that he realized his true passion for Finish Carpentry. In addition to his Personal Training Business, Jason worked his way through college as a Framer and all around construction worker. After college, Jason took a job as a Manager in a local flooring store. In addition to his managerial duties, Jason was in charge of all home and business estimates and when his installers were too busy to take on a job, Jason would do it himself.
Jason moved to New York City in 1999 to pursue an acting career. Jason met his wife Maryanne and together they purchased and completely renovated a condominium in a building that was built in 1901. While living in New Jersey, Jason obtained his Home Improvement Contractors License, which he used along with his finish carpentry skills to help make ends meet.
Jason has worked as a Fitness Model and Spokesman for Men’s Health Magazine and he has appeared on the pages of Men’s Health, Men’s Fitness, Maxim, and GQ and was on the cover of Muscle Media. Jason has also enjoyed small screen success appearing on, Sex and the City, Guiding Light and All My Children, as well as appearing in a national Zip Lock commercial. For three years, Jason was one of the carpenters on TLC’s While You Were Out.