RESTON, Va., April 15, 2013—PIXIA Corp., the industry leader in high-performance scalable large data access solutions, today announced that it has hired Gina Lundy as Vice President of Government Relations and Corporate Communications. In this role, she will be managing all external communications, as well as government relations efforts, aimed at raising overall awareness of PIXIA’s solutions to the defense and intelligence communities and other adjacent markets.
Lundy is a retired Air Force Lieutenant Colonel with 21 years of experience within the Department of Defense (DoD) and Intelligence Community. She served as a political advisor and Congressional affairs lead for all space and intelligence matters for the Secretary of Defense, his legislative team, the DoD Office of Space Policy and the Under Secretary of Defense for Intelligence. Most recently, she was the Deputy Director for Congressional and Public Affairs at the National Reconnaissance Office (NRO).
In her new role, Lundy will focus on further developing PIXIA’s relationships with key leaders throughout the U.S. government as well as support the company’s goals by growing its government customer base.
“Gina is the perfect choice to help lead our government relations here at PIXIA,” said PIXIA’s CEO/CTO, Rudi Ernst. “Her expertise in defense and intelligence issues will be a huge asset in increasing our outreach to customers, industry, and the public, at a time when we are also expanding our capabilities within the DoD and diversifying into other vertical markets.”
PIXIA Corp. (PIXIA) is the industry leader in high-performance scalable data access solutions for a variety of high-volume data problems such as Wide Area Motion Imagery (WAMI), Full Motion Video (FMV), and Geospatial-Intelligence (GEOINT) data. Its core technology focuses on increased storage I/O, scalability and interoperability to power large datasets to be access anywhere within a cloud environment. PIXIA’s three product lines, HiPER LOOK®, HiPER STARE® and HiPER WATCH®, provide a broad range of options to address geospatial and video enterprise storage needs.