|Founder and President of Etage, USA.
Chris Fitzgerald is the founder and President of Etage, a creative communications agency that helps corporate and NGO leaders communicate world-changing ideas. Chris engages with leaders looking to challenge the status quo at the nexus of growth, sustainability, and accountability. For the past decade, he’s focused on the strategic narratives that address global water risks, climate change, and technology solutions. He worked at The Wall Street Journal for 15 years in Brussels, Belgium, as Director of Marketing for Europe, and in San Francisco, California, as Director of Business Development. Chris and his wife, Honore Comfort, live in Healdsburg, California, in Sonoma County, They are winegrape growers and producers of Daniel Wines in collaboration with winemaker son Dan Fitzgerald and his wife, Barbara. Most days, Chris can be found hiking above Dry Creek Valley with his Australian Shepherd, Skye.