Helm is headquartered in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada

Our Team

Ron deBruyne – CEO and Founder

As the founder of Helm (formerly Edoc), Ron has seen the company grow from a one person, one customer operation to one of the leading software suppliers to the international tug and barge industry in the world. In his role as CEO, Ron continues to manage Helm’s strategy and growth. 

Nolan Barclay - COO

A veteran of 15 years in the workboat software industry, Nolan manages Operations for Helm as well as Human Resources and Client Services.

Rodger Banister - VP, Marketing

A former advertising executive and creative director, Rodger manages the Helm brand and directs the global marketing / communication and Sales initiatives for the company. 


Shawn Deleurme - Director, Development

A 21 year veteran in the software industry, Shawn manages the technology and development efforts at Helm.