Mariner Partners Recognized as one of Atlantic Canada’s TOP 101 Companies

Mariner Partners Recognized as one of Atlantic Canada’s TOP 101 Companies

Mariner Partners is pleased to have been recognized by Progress magazine as one of Atlantic Canada’s TOP 101 companies.

Mariner, known for investing in and building technology companies with themes of Big Data, software innovation, commitment to customer success and developing international growth markets, ranked #46 on this year’s list, moving up from #62 in 2014. The Mariner Partners’ group of companies consists of:

  • Mariner xVu, the world leader in Software Defined Monitoring for IP Video networks. Mariner xVu™ helps “TV Everywhere” providers improve customer satisfaction while driving down OPEX costs;
  • Mariner Innovations, offering specialized IT services in enterprise class application development, modernization, support and maintenance;
  • SHIFT Energy, which has developed an Energy Optimization System that applies patent pending smart algorithms, big data analytics and cloud technology to optimize a facility’s operations – resulting in significant savings and CO2 footprint reduction; and
  • East Valley Ventures, the start-up acceleration division of Mariner Partners. The organization specializes in mentoring and providing support to entrepreneurs with innovative business ideas.

Progress magazine’s annual TOP 101 list is an exclusive ranking based by revenue from the previous fiscal year. This year’s winners were recently announced at the first-ever Progress 101 Growth Conference and Awards Reception held in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. For the first time in 22 years, the list of winners consisted entirely of private companies.

“Top 101 results like this do not occur without a top talent team. Mariner has realized significant growth across all of our lines of business and our year-over-year ranking advancements indicate our value within the industry – both locally as well as within the international marketplace,” said Curtis Howe, CEO of Mariner Partners and chairman and CEO of SHIFT Energy. “We’re proud of the company we are keeping here.”


About Mariner

Founded in 2003, Mariner is one of the largest independently owned Information Technology companies in Atlantic Canada. Mariner’s head office is located in Saint John, New Brunswick, with offices across Canada, the U.S., Europe and Latin America. Mariner has a reputation for innovation: Mariner Innovations is an IT services company with expertise in application development, modernization and support/maintenance services. Mariner is also a leading provider of innovative Software Defined Monitoring for IP Video solutions with the suite of Mariner xVu™ solutions. Mariner, through SHIFT Energy has developed an Energy Optimization System to reduce Energy spend while extended useful life of heating and cooling systems. Finally, Mariner, through East Valley Ventures, supports new start-up IT businesses by providing financial support and access to both management and technical expertise.

Mariner xVu is the world’s most deployed IP Video monitoring solution.