CSDC Appoints Erin Mulligan Nelson as CEO

Government technology company CSDC has appointed global tech and software veteran Erin Mulligan Nelson as CEO.

“Erin brings a proven ability to lead profitable growth through a combination of strategy, creativity, a deep understanding of customer needs, and keen leadership instinct,” said Lanham Napier, the company’s cofounder.

Prior to joining CSDC, Nelson most recently served as chief marketing officer for SunPower, a multibillion-dollar global solar company. Before that she was CMO for social media engagement platform Bazaarvoice and served on the executive team that took the company public in 2012. Prior to that, Nelson worked as CMO for Dell, Inc., and spent the earlier part of her career in brand management at Procter & Gamble, consulting for global brands at A.T. Kearney, and working in corporate strategy at PepsiCo.