Jimi Fitzgerald, widely known as Crypto FITZ, boasts a diverse background in show business. With extensive experience in broadcasting, concert promotion, and television production, he has established himself as a multi-talented figure in these fields. As a writer, producer, director, and on-air personality, Fitz has earned a reputation for his enthusiasm for cryptocurrency, Web3, music, and the entertainment industry. His musical talents as a singer-songwriter are highlighted by two successful MTV music videos and a chart-topping single in Italy, earning him the title of a Renaissance man.
Prior to settling in the desert, Fitz’s career spanned several major markets, including Washington DC and Miami. He gained national exposure through syndication on Westwood One in Los Angeles and Sony’s SW Networks in New York. His prowess in concert promotion is evident in his work organizing events in arenas across the U.S., and his skills in television production have been showcased through projects for NBC-TV, SHOWTIME, LIFETIME, and DISNEY, among others.
Fitz has been a dominant figure in the radio and concert scene of the Coachella Valley for over two decades, a place he proudly calls home. His local contributions include a 20-year collaboration with the McCallum Theatre and co-founding the “Garden Jam Music Festival,” a two-day music event in partnership with the City of Indian Wells and the Indian Wells Tennis Garden. His efforts in organizing music events and series are both extensive and noteworthy. In recognition of his work in raising funds for local charities, Fitz has received accolades from the City of Rancho Mirage, College of the Desert, and numerous local charitable organizations.
His popularity as an on-air personality has been acknowledged by readers of Palm Springs Life magazine, who voted him “#1 On-Air Personality.” Additionally, he was nominated for “Radio Personality of the Year” by the industry trade magazine RADIO & RECORDS.
Currently broadcasting in the Valley as Crypto FITZ, he is also heard on radio stations nationwide. His station lineup, podcasts, and crypto news are available on his website, www.CryptoFitz.io.