Mayor Garcetti appointed Peter Marx as the city's first Chief Innovation Technology Officer. A key part of Mayor Garcetti's back to basics agenda, Marx will oversee the implementation of new tools and technologies across L.A. city government better solve problems for residents and make City Hall work more efficiently and effectively. In addition, he will partner with L.A.'s growing tech industry to deploy innovative technology and promote local job creation.

Prior to joining the Mayor's Office, Peter served as the Vice President of Business Development at Qualcomm Labs, Inc. and previously served as the Vice President of the Technology and Digital Studio at Mattel, Inc.