Intelligent Waves, LLC, a leading-edge trusted IT systems integrator, that delivers high-impact transformational IT solutions to Government’s most mission-critical challenges in austere and demanding environments, has announced today that Heidi Pirela will join the company as its new Chief Human Resources Officer.
In support of Intelligent Waves’unprecedented growth and expansion, she will be responsible for leading the company’s invigorated Human Resources function, including organization development, integrated talent management, leadership development, and culture.
Pirela has earned its reputation as a proven industry innovator, thought leader, and business partner, who drives people-centric solutions with an experience that spans across multiple industries including High-Tech Start-Ups, Aerospace, Defense & Intelligence, Commercial Technology, and Fortune 100 companies. Heidi joins the Intelligent Waves team after serving for two years as Head of People Operations for Spaceflight Industries (SFI), a Geospatial Intelligence & Data Analytics company focused on satellite imagery and on-demand intelligence offerings.
Tony Crescenzo, President of Intelligent Waves, LLC, commented, “Heidi has a stellar reputation of being an effective change agent and will focus on expanding our culture of innovation, enhancing employee satisfaction, and fostering a positive culture that inspires impact, inclusiveness, and a strong sense of community.”
Heidi Pirela earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Sociology from McDaniel College in Westminster, MD and a Master’s in Public Administration (MPA) with a focus on Human Resource Management from the American University in Washington, D.C.