- Chief Technical Officer
Garry Pearson has served as Sytelís CTO for over a decade. Like many of Sytelís technical staff, Garry was a self-taught schoolboy programmer weaned on a diet of Z80 and 6502 assembler. His professional career as a software developer spans 2 decades; initial work on compilers, development tools and RDBMS technology led him into the call center and telecommunications industry in the early 1990s.
During the Ď90s Garry led the R&D team at Tele-Connect Systems.
Since joining Sytel, Garry has led the development effort to take Sytel from being a dialer specialist to becoming a world leader in the arena of hosted call center telecommunications and multimedia services.
Garry is also providing the technical lead for the
Network AMD Working Party
. This group comprises many outbound telephony industry stakeholders, looking into setting standards for networks to provide instantly recognizable tones, so that automatic
answering machine detection (AMD) can be made 100% reliable.