About Us

Labrador Technologies Inc.

For over 31 years, Labrador Technologies has been helping clients, from small investment firms to Fortune 500 Energy Giants, save time, trim costs, and increase productivity. Today, we do this better than ever through web-based mapping, querying and reporting so that our clients can make informed decisions quickly.

Providing up-to-date access to current (public and proprietary) Oil & Gas data sources, in a robust and responsive web-mapping environment, is our business.

Board of Directors

Labrador Technologies is governed by a group of capable, experienced professionals.

George A. Wilson, LLB, Q.C.

George is a Senior Partner of corporate law in the firm Gowlings, Toronto. Formerly, Mr. Wilson was a lecturer at Osgoode Hall Law School and the Managing Partner of Strathy, Archibald, and Seagram. With over 40 years of business experience in corporate law, Mr. Wilson also sits on numerous private company boards.

Jeff A. Howe, CA

Jeff Howe has been with Labrador since 2003. Jeff is the Vice President, Finance & Administration for Pure Metal Galvanizing. Formerly a principal with Ernst & Young in the Technology, Communication and Entertainment practice, Jeff has over 20 years of senior management, technical, and financial experience in a career that has spanned Finance and Accounting, Technology, and Operations.

H. Ronald Sterne, BA

Ron Sterne founded Labrador Technologies (LTI) on January 6th, 1981. Ron has extensive experience managing and developing technology solutions for the Canadian Oil & Gas industry including: PHD, IDEA, the Labrador Tools Suite, Petro-LAB and our latest product offering, Labrador eTriever. Additionally, Ron directed the Smith & weSterne™ Data Centre, a previous subsidiary of LTI.

With over 35 years of O&G industry experience, Ron has gained an appreciation for the unique needs and requirements of our clients, and provides thoughtful leadership, support and vision to Labrador Technologies, and the 2009 launch of eTriever.

Before founding LTI, Ron managed the Calgary office of Dataline Systems Limited. Ron holds a B.A. in English and Economics from Brock University.


“This dog can hunt.”

Robert Moran,
Research Vice President, Managing Director, Decision Support Research Aberdeen Group

eTriever® Overview Video


To find out more about the features and functionality of our mobile/ desktop product, eTriever, please watch the video or Request a Demo.