Marc Fest is the creator of MessageHouse.org, a simple but effective communications framework that is used by businesses and nonprofits worldwide.
From 2007 to 2012 he was vice president of communications for the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, one of the world’s leading organizations for innovation in communications and media.
From 2004 to 2006 he served as vice president of communications for the New World Symphony.
In 1999 he founded QuickBrowse.com, a service for browsing Web content more quickly.
He first came to the US in 1994 as a Miami-based correspondent for a Berlin daily.
Marc was living and working in Berlin as a journalist when the wall fell in 1989.
He is a dual US/German citizen.