Rochester, NY, June 8, 2009 – Pictometry International Corp. announces the appointments of Major General (Ret.) Bruce M. Lawlor and Ian Aaron, President and CEO of Twistbox Entertainment, Inc., to the Pictometry Board of Directors.
Major General (Retired) Bruce M. Lawlor joins the Pictometry Board of Directors as the former Chief of Staff of the Department of Homeland Security. Lawlor currently directs the Center for Technology, Security and Policy at Virginia Tech. He served as the Senior Director for Protection and Prevention for the White House Homeland Security Council and was one of the five senior White House staff members who wrote the plan to create the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. Lawlor was also a member of the Homeland Security Advisory Council and the first Commanding General for the Department of Defense Joint Task Force – Civil Support.
Also appointed to the Pictometry Board of Directors is Ian Aaron, President and CEO of Twistbox Entertainment Inc., a global producer and publisher of mobile content and services with an extensive portfolio of award-winning games, WAP (Wireless Application Protocol) sites and mobile TV channels worldwide. Aaron was formerly President of TV Guide Television Group of Gemstar – TV Guide International, a publically-traded company engaged in the development, licensing, marketing, and distribution of products, services and CATV channels for TV guidance and home entertainment needs of TV viewers worldwide.