With a laser focus on your business objectives, we combine logic and intuition to create bespoke solutions to immediate challenges, road mapping into the future to circumvent future issues.
Technology should empower people, that’s why we focus on you. We listen. We seek deep understanding. We build enduring relationships on a bedrock of added value, transparency, approachability, responsiveness and genuine care.
Technology is most felt when it’s not working. We strive to stay 5 steps in front of the challenges ahead so you rarely feel a thing. We focus on solving the here and now whilst simultaneously managing the entire IT strategy.
Our expert team draws on their diverse and specific experience across technologies and sectors to provide forward-thinking insights and contextualised solutions that consider the broader IT strategy.
With 25 years’ experience working with great Australian organisations, our approach sets us apart – we make your ambitions, our ambitions. We offer brilliant strategic thinking, backed by a team of open, collaborative and relationship driven people who get the job done.
Technological change waits for no one. We design environments with true agility in mind, allowing solutions to adapt and keep pace. And we bring the same agility to the way we service our clients.
We offer a flexible, secure and reliable way to quickly and easily leverage hybrid, public and private Cloud technology to revolutionise your business.Learn More
We are your security partner for today and tomorrow, empowering organisations to achieve great things, securely.Learn More
Helping small and mid-market organisations work smarter not harder with Microsoft ERP and POS and Business Management software solutions for retail.Learn More
Managing your IT environment can be complex, time-consuming and costly. We can help you chosen technology deliver better performance and be flexible enough to support innovation and growth.Learn More
Steve Parsonage is Chief Executive Officer and Co Founder at Canary.
He is co-founder of The IT Consultancy Group (ITConsult), one of the businesses that merged to form Canary in May 2022.
He spent almost 24 years as a director of ITConsult, a cloud and managed services provider that specialised in the delivery of data centre, security, communications, networking, ERP and productivity solutions.
He has a passion for leading high-performance teams, identifying best of breed technology solutions, while thriving on finding solutions that address real market needs and deliver return on investment, increased efficiency and lower cost to his clients.
Bill Henderson is the Chief Technology Officer and Co Founder at Canary.
Along with Steve Parsonage, he co-founded The IT Consultancy Group (ITConsult), whose operations are now part of Canary.
Bill has an extensive portfolio of successfully completed projects across his career in various roles from Technical Lead, Architect, Project Manager and Client Manager giving a unique perspective on end-to-end IT delivery.
Scott Bozic is the Chief Revenue Officer for Canary.
He has over 25 years’ experience as a technology executive in Australia and the Asia Pacific Region.
Bozic joined Canary from IT Consult. Previous to that, Bozic was the CEO of System Partners, one of the largest and most experienced Salesforce Platinum Partners in Asia Pacific, which was acquired by DXC in 2018.
Prior to that, he spent several years in client services at NTT DATA and was also the general manager for NSW at IT services company Oakton, which was acquired by NTT.
He has also been a partner with Deloitte Consulting. His focus is on operational excellence and delivering great customer outcomes.
Chief Revenue Officer
Chris ‘Cyril’ Starsmeare is the Head of Cloud at Canary.
He was previously CEO of Diversus Group for almost 16 years, up until its acquisition and merger into Canary in May 2022.
Under his direction and leadership, Diversus Group grew from a services business focused on NetApp technology to a hybrid cloud and cybersecurity specialist.
His experience also includes time at NetApp, KPMG Consulting and professional services firm AON.
Head of Cloud
Darren Jerrett is the Head of Retail at Canary. He is a retail technology specialist with more than 20 years experience in the Australian retail sector. Jerrett was previously a consultant with LS Retail, whose Australian consulting team has transitioned to Canary as its Retail pillar. He also has 17 years experience with Metcash in various retail technology management roles.
Head of Retail
Jarrod Bloomfield is an experienced Australian entrepreneur and the leader of Canary’s Melbourne office and Victoria-based operations.
He was most recently with digital infrastructure specialist Cube Networks where he spent two years as Director of Client Engagement. Bloomfield is best known as the Client Engagement Director and Co-Founder of NGage Technology Group, a high-growth reseller and managed services provider turning over in excess of $27 million when it was sold to Cirrus Networks in 2017.
Victorian Sales Manager
Erin Fitzpatrick is a result’s driven, passionate, pragmatic B2B marketing leader with over 20 years’ experience in marketing, sales and product management in the technology sector in ANZ, Asia Pacific and UKI.
Prior to joining Canary as Chief Marketing Officer, Erin was founder and principal marketing consultant for her own marketing consultancy, Marketology. Erin partnered with vendors, distributors and partners offering a range of marketing services. Erin was also Marketing Director for Cylance in APAC and Head of Marketing for VMtech, a multicloud partner which was acquired by Telstra.
Chief Marketing Officer