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



  • 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 continues with live cyber security training series

    Ethical Hacking and Counter Measures will be a five-day program offered by Mariner Security Solutions at its Halifax office, starting November 27.

  • The Green Sports Alliance Spotlights SHIFT Energy

    Each month, our Membership Spotlight highlights the movement-advancing work of our esteemed members. For our October issue, we’ll be highlighting the great partnership work between SHIFT Energy, Amalie Arena/Tampa Bay Lighting and Rogers Arena/Vancouver Canucks.

  • Fall Back Up Podcast with Gerry Pond

    Check out Gerry on Jordi Morgan’s podcast Fall Back Up at, a commentary on Business, Politics and Culture in Atlantic Canada.

  • Canada to Require Data Breach Reporting

    The Canadian government made it known that data breach reporting will become mandatory for Canadian organizations and businesses. This is big news and will require some effort to get ready for.


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.