Larry Ayres Joins MetraTech as VP of Engineering

MetraTech has announced that Larry Ayres has joined the company as VP of Engineering. In his new role, Ayres is responsible for MetraTech's Research and Development organization. His development background comes from Comverse Technology Inc. where he was responsible for R&D of the Media Server, Line Cards and Signaling groups, development of a Mobile Game Business Unit, and leader of $200M in product revenue.

Ayres is a telecommunication veteran in the software industry with a proven track record of building organizations with innovation and quality. He has managed multi-national teams of over 225 people for both Comverse and Boston Technology, where he was responsible for the development organization of one of the world's largest and most complex global voicemail systems.

Ayres not only brings with him over 20 years of management experience in the software and hardware industries, he also holds several US patents related to the telecom sector. Ayres received a MBA from Syracuse University and earned a BS in Electrical Engineering from Rochester Institute of Technology.

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