Poligage is your online marketplace for engaging policy.
Our platform and offerings are designed to minimize middlemen and other delays with your discovery of the policy expertise you need to become better informed or formulate a decision in real time. Our network of experts is truly knowledgeable in their areas of expertise.
Christine Davies is the Founder and CEO of Poligage.
Christine has built her 20+ year career around the intersections of public policy and business, working in various capacities with government leaders, trade associations, private companies, and non-profits to advance public policy outcomes. Christine has served as Vice President for Partnerships at the Asia Society, a global organization devoted to increasing understanding between the East and West, as well as a Business Development Manager for the Public Sector Services division at Microsoft. Earlier in her career, Christine served at the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative and U.S. Department of State under the leadership of Robert B. Zoellick, where she worked on a variety of global economic and development issues. Christine earned her MBA from the University of Virginia’s Darden School of Business.
Ed Ingle serves as Senior Advisor to Poligage.
Ed has 30 years of government affairs and public policy experience in high-stakes environments, including senior positions for Microsoft, The White House, and WPP. He recently left Microsoft after spending 16 years representing corporate interests before the Executive Branch, Congress, and State Governments. Ed is expert at providing trusted counsel on navigating complex policy and business challenges. He is frequently called upon by leading universities to provide insights to students and corporate executives on government affairs, public affairs, policy development, and the political process. Ed is author of the government affairs chapter for a leading corporate communication textbook on reputation management, now in its third edition.
Josette Sheeran serves as an Advisor to Poligage.
Josette is the seventh President and CEO of Asia Society, a global organization devoted to increasing understanding between the East and West. Josette serves as UN Special Envoy to Haiti, and she is the former Vice Chair of the World Economic Forum, Executive Director of the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP), U.S. Under Secretary of State for Economic, Business, and Agriculture Affairs, and Deputy U.S. Trade Representative.
Josette has negotiated hundreds of public policy agreements involving diverse stakeholders from around the world.
Judy Benn serves as an Advisor to Poligage.
Judy recently retired after serving for over 17 years as the Executive Director of the American Chamber of Commerce in Thailand, one of the most active business chambers of commerce in the world, as well as the Founding Executive Director of the American Chamber of Commerce in Myanmar. Judy has managed hundreds of advocacy efforts in Thailand and throughout Asia on behalf of the business community and often in collaboration with civil society.
Judy served for many years as a Director of KPMG in China earlier in her career.
Scott Norville serves as an Advisor to Poligage.
Scott is Vice President of Digital Audience Development at the Walt Disney Company, where is responsible for leading Fox Film Studio’s and Fox Network Group’s cross-division initiatives regarding short-form video creation and distribution, and digital audience development on YouTube and other social video platforms. Scott has an extensive background in content and technology business development, having previously worked at Google in YouTube’s Content Partnerships Group, and at the Walt Disney Company before Google in strategy/business development roles in both their Consumer Products and ABC News divisions. Scott received his MBA from the University of Virginia’s Darden School of Business.