In 2002 at the age of 58, Gerry left his position as the CEO of NBTel to co-found Mariner Partners Inc., an IT company which solves problems for businesses and their IT departments. As well as being the driving force behind the formation of Mariner Partners Inc., Gerry has also co-founded a number of successful ICT start-ups in Atlantic Canada including iMagicTV, Q1 Labs, Brovada Technologies, Radian6, Shift Energy and Cirrus9.
171 employee and annual sales are approximately $25M
And it doesn’t stop there.
As a proven innovator in ICT, Gerry is the Co-Founder of Propel ICT, a start-up accelerator, and the Pond-Deshpande Centre which encourages emerging entrepreneurs and innovators in the region to accelerate the creation of sustainable, scalable enterprises. He is also Co-Founder of East Valley Ventures, an advanced accelerator for Atlantic Canadian start-up companies with a mission of helping passionate Atlantic Canadian entrepreneurs launch meaningful and enduring technology companies. There are currently over 30 companies connected to East Valley Ventures.
More information on Mariner Partners is available on their website