Gary Ferguson, a technology veteran with more than 25 years of software engineering experience, has joined Class Appraisal, a provider of real estate asset valuation and appraisal management solutions, as chief technology officer.
Ferguson has more than 20 years of experience in enterprise application development – most in the mortgage industry – and is proficient in multiple technology stacks and development methodologies.
Previously, he served as chief technology officer for Centric Technology Solutions, gaining significant experience and expertise in lean agile methodologies and an extensive background in user experience and interaction design.
In his new role, Ferguson will work closely with customers, partners, and internal stakeholders to help define Class Appraisal’s technology strategy and development roadmap.
“The valuation space is ready for a new era of innovation, and Gary is the perfect executive to lead us on our trailblazing journey,” says John Fraas, president of Class Appraisal, in a release. “With his experience in systems integration, automation and business process management, he will allow us to create a frictionless appraisal experience for our clients through technological innovation – all with the goal of creating long-term solutions for increased borrower satisfaction.”