Our Team

At Sockeye, we strive to power maintenance excellence! We share our expertise in maintenance scheduling best practices and build solutions that unlock effective maintenance, enabling enterprises running large facilities to boost uptime.


Charles Hamer

Chief Executive Officer, Founder

Charles has served in the tech sector for over 25 years. Prior to founding Sockeye, Charles served as the President of Resonance Software Inc., a boutique provider of sophisticated workforce management solutions. Charles took this small and relatively unknown company to become a respected provider of mission critical solutions to luminaries including Georgia-Pacific, Frito-Lay, and Weyerhaeuser. He has served as VP Operations and VP Business Development and has also led a development team.


Stephen Bisanz

Chief Technical Officer, Founder

Stephen has over 25 years of experience covering virtually every aspect of software design and development, including product management, requirements, analysis, design, engineering, QA, usability, and technical support. He is dedicated and detail-oriented with a proven track record in delivering successful solutions to global organizations. Stephen studied Computer Science at the British Columbia Institute of Technology and Cognitive Science at Simon Fraser University.


They have been very accommodating to our needs. If we could give a vendor of the year award, we’d give it to Sockeye! Anything we ask, this team does its best to accommodate us and quickly. The technical conversion was a piece of cake.”

Mike Williams, Maintenance Information and Process Lead
Cargill Protein Group