Navy Vet Melvin Cordova Joins Tachyum Gov’t Advisory Board

Navy Vet Melvin Cordova Joins Tachyum Gov’t Advisory Board
Melvin Cordova

Melvin Cordova, a 22-year U.S. Navy veteran, has been appointed an advisory board member at the government subsidiary of data processing technology developer Tachyum.

He will be Tachyum's official contact person for potential customers of the Prodigy Universal Processor offering in the federal market, the company said Monday.

Cordova holds more than three decades of experience in the military and intelligence sectors, which included work on the Navy's communications and electronics.

He spent eight years at the Defense Intelligence Agency as a GG-15 professional and managed Defense Department investments in portfolio companies under In-Q-Tel and led DIA's contracting office in Baghdad.

Cordova also is the owner of Zeus Direct, a company he established to offer support for DoD's intelligence efforts.

Santa Clara, California-based Tachyum designed its chip technology to help customers manage high-performance computing, artificial intelligence and machine learning workloads.

You may also be interested in...

Cristal Rice VP-Readiness

PAE Names Cristal Rice as VP of Readiness, Sustainment; John Heller Quoted

PAE has appointed Cristal Rice as the vice president of its Readiness & Sustainment group. Rice is an aerospace industry executive with that has deep experience in team leadership and business development. “Cristal has a demonstrated track record for leading high-performing teams and standing up new business development organizations,” said PAE president and CEO, and 2020 Wash100 Award recipient, John Heller

Josh Schoeller CEO LexisNexis Health Care

LexisNexis Risk Solutions Names New Executives to Health Care Business; Josh Schoeller Quoted

LexisNexis Risk Solutions has appointed new executives to its Health Care Business leadership team. Dave Corbett will serve as head of Sales and Client Engagement and Jeff Diamond has been promoted to senior vice president of Commercial Operations. “[Corbett] brings tremendous experience in nurturing client relationships and leading high-performing sales teams that will help us deliver more value for our clients,” said Josh Schoeller, CEO of LexisNexis Risk Solutions' health care business.

Don Brown GM of Government Services Telesat

Don Brown: Telesat’s US Subsidiary to Help Lockheed, SDA Test Commercial-Gov’t Space Network Interoperability

A Telesat subsidiary will participate in a Lockheed Martin-led team that won a $187.5M contract from the Space Development Agency to provide 10 space vehicles with communication links to explore interoperability between commercial and government satellites.