Our Crew

...Your I.T. Peace of Mind is Our Business 



Capt. David MacAdam

(Founder, Captain, Singer/Songwriter)

David MacAdam (Founder, Captain, Singer/songwriter) spent the first 20 years of his career working in the marine industry. Starting as a teenager on his father’s tugboat fleet in Goderich, Ontario. In the early eighties,  it was oil tankers on the east coast of Canada. He spent the next decade and a half as a tug skipper / mate on the Great Lakes and Eastern Seaboard of Canada. 

In 1997 Mariner Solutions was born. The purpose of the company was to bring computers and networking solutions to companies on both land and sea. David has been a Computer Technician since 1997, MCSA Microsoft certified, and has over 2 decades of experience working in Information Technology and we are the luckiest company in the whole world because we have such fantastic clients.

NMEA 2000 is the emerging standard for modern Marine Electronics. This standard falls perfectly into place for Mariner Solutions. Data Networking on marine platforms is a perfect fit for Mariner Solutions to act as a service provider on board commercial vessels or marine platforms that would carry up to 50 devices. On land or sea, When things get rough on your sea of data, call a Mariner!


Steph M. Orr

(Sales & Marketing)


Steph M. Orr (Sales and Marketing) is the most recent member of the Mariner Solutions Crew and is using her expertise gained in Business Marketing at Fanshawe College to steer the crew in the right direction as far as social media, networking, obtaining new client relationships, as well as marketing materials and keeping our clients up to date with all the existing as well as up and coming products and services we have available to offer to our valued clients.


Peter Perlikos

(Senior Technician)

Peter Perlikos (Senior PC/Network Technician) joined Mariner Solutions in 2012 and has proven to be an invaluable member of our crew. Peter has 4 years of experience in the marine electronics sector and has an academic background in mechanical engineering. 
His excellent hardware and software troubleshooting is one of our stronger points.


Emiliano Rapoport

(Computer Technician)


Emiliano Rapoport (Creative Director) joined Mariner Solutions in 2002 he is a skilled PC / Network Technician. He also Manages the Web and Graphic Arts portion of the business. Emi has several successful projects under his belt and continues to build on those success stories.