Gene serves as Solix’s media representative, spokesperson and public liaison. His responsibilities for external corporate communication activities include leading public and media relations efforts as well as providing support for investor relations, government affairs, and community relations. Gene has nearly 25 years of experience in communications beginning as a journalist covering politics in New Jersey. His work as a public and media relations professional began at Saint Peter’s University in Jersey City, NJ and includes roles in several public relations firms where he led efforts in managing major accounts including IBM, Gartner, Nikon and Investors Savings Bank. Gene holds a Bachelor’s in Communications from New Jersey City University and completed Rutgers University’s Mini MBA Program.