Mariner Companies

Founded in 2003, Mariner has a team of over 200 people serving our clients across four lines of business. Our success is rooted in our ability to deliver innovative solutions with a strong emphasis on value to customers both in Canada and abroad. Mariner provides core IT and strategic advisory services, has globally commercialized six technologies and invests in the development of enterprise product offerings leveraging the capabilities of emerging technologies like Big Data and Analytics, Internet of Things, Cloud and Security.

Shift Energy

  • Cloud based energy optimization software for:
    • Venues and arenas
    • Healthcare facilities
    • Commercial buildings
  • Proven to reduce energy costs by 10% – 20%


Mariner xVu

  • Best-in-class IP network software solution for telcos, cablecos and ISPs
  • Employs big data and IoT technologies to improve customer experience and reduce churn
  • Each year, xVu manages over:
    • 150 billion customer experience events
    • 40 million broadband devices


Mariner Innovations

  • Provides IT services using practical, proven approach to driving innovation
    • Advisory services
    • Flex staffing
    • Security Solutions
    • Project Delivery
  • 1 million hours of talent deployed
  • $2 billion of advanced IT projects delivered


East Valley

  • Work directly with founders and entrepreneurs to build and scale great ICT companies
  • Focus on cloud, mobile, analytics & automation
  • Mentorship and investment services
  • Portfolio of 35+ ICT startups



  • Home Smart Firewalls

    Internet of Things devices increase in number and functions performed every month. An example of Internet of Things, or IoT, device could be a home thermostat or a lightbulb you can control from your smartphone, a refrigerator with a screen that can show you today’s weather, a home security...

  • Happy Holidays from Mariner

    Best wishes for a healthy and happy holiday season. Here’s to a successful 2018!

  • The Most Hackable Time of the Year!

    A few things to keep in mind about security at this otherwise festive time of year.


    Mariner is pleased to announce Anthony English, VP – Mariner Security Solutions has been appointed to the Standards Council of Canada (SCC) IT Security Techniques committee (MC/ ISO/IEC/JTC 1/SC 27). He will contribute his expertise to help build IT security standards for Canada. The SCC is a federal Crown...

  • Gerry Pond | Investing in Atlantic Entrepreneurship

    Gerry Pond | 2014 Recipient of the Startup Canada Lifetime Achievement Award Gerry Pond is one of Atlantic Canada’s greatest entrepreneurship champions – an entrepreneur, investor, philanthropist and civic leader. As the Chairman and Co-Founder of Mariner Partners Inc., he has co-founded a number of successful ICT start-ups, including...

  • Mariner receives funding from Sustainable Development Technology Canada and Emissions Reduction Alberta

    Mariner’s SHIFT Energy will deploy their proven artificial intelligence (AI) software to advance energy efficiency in Alberta with funding from SDTC and ERA.


Mariner is an entrepreneurial, growing organization. We are focused on building world-class technology products and providing advisory and IT services that help our clients innovate and improve productivity. With a team of over 200 people positioned around the world, we work hard to empower our employees to succeed.

If you are driven by creating practical, impactful outcomes for your customers and want to join a forward-thinking organization focused on innovating and making a difference, we want to talk to you.

Visit our Career page to find out more.