- "Greetings, citizen. Happy Empire Day to you."
- ―Commander Pex, to an Empire Day participant
- "Greetings Citizens of the Empire, as chief public relations officer I greet you in the name of the Emperor and pass his best wishes to you on this special day. Each year since the Galactic Senate in its infinite wisdom entrusted the government of the galaxy to the impeccable guidance of the Emperor Palpatine, Empire day has been a cause for Celebration.."
- ―Commander Pex
By the time of the Battle of Yavin, Commander Pex served as Chief Public Relations Officer of the Galactic Empire. During the Empire Day festivities of 1 ABY, he resided in a hotel at the city of Nashal on Talus. It was here that he instructed an Imperial to visit an Imperial garrison historian on Rori, to help him collect data for a report he was writing.
Behind the scenes
An "Imperial PR officer" appeared as a Non-player character (NPC) in the MMORPG Star Wars Galaxies. During the Empire Day live event from June 29, 2005 to July 11, 2005 he could be found in Nashal. He would start a quest titled "Happy Empire Day," which would send players on an important mission throughout the galaxy. The web article Friday Feature - Empire Day on the official Star Wars Galaxies website introduced the Empire Day live event to players and clearly identified the "Imperial PR officer" from the game as "Chief Public Relations Officer Commander Pex".