#JoinThePod

 

We are on the journey to help marketers around the world take back their day and fight burnout, and we’re having fun while working towards that mission, together! 🤝

If you are looking to be part of a team (or pod 💙 ), building world-class software that will power the future of marketing, we’d love to chat!

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About Us

since 2016

At HeyOrca, we believe that social media plays a critical role in shaping our culture and community.

A lot of the content that you see on social media are created by a team of creatives in a marketing agency, working hard with their clients to produce content that you’ll enjoy. 

This is where HeyOrca comes in, our software helps these agencies create great content faster while keeping their teams and clients on the same page.

Thousands of marketers around the world rely on HeyOrca every day to deliver a great client experience while saving time.

Mission

Our Mission

HeyOrca exists to help marketers around the world take back their day and fight burnout.

Vision

Our Vision

We are on the journey to be the leading social media management platform for creative agencies.

Our Principles

Our Guiding Light

These principles are a set of beliefs that guides how we see the world and how we behave, here at HeyOrca.

We obsess over our customers’ problems

We strive to understand our customers’ problems and build solutions that significantly improve our customers’ lives

We are self-aware

We have the humility and self-awareness to understand where we need to improve and seek out every opportunity to better ourselves

We are committed to our crafts

We see our professional jobs as crafts that we are always perfecting. We learn from past experiences and from the best in our industry

We value autonomy & accountability

We are an outcome-driven team. We hold ourselves and each other accountable for the responsibilities and results that we promised

We are resourceful

We know that time is scarce. We figure out the most efficient way to get the job done and know when to ask for help

We put our team before self

We know that to build something meaningful and long-lasting requires teamwork and alignment. We prioritize the needs of the team over self-interest

Remote Friendly

We believe that remote working is the future of work.

Zoom and Slack powers collaboration here at HeyOrca.

Though we have an office in Newfoundland, Canada, we are committed to creating an environment that is remote-friendly 🌎 

Our Perks

Our pod members are the reason we are able to deliver on our mission to help agencies save time & build client trust.

We offer the following perks to ensure HeyOrca employees are cared for and supported:

  • 3 weeks vacation
  • 2 weeks Christmas holiday
  • Day-off on your birthday
  • $500 Home-office allowance
  • $300 ergonomic assessment allowance
  • Comprehensive benefits package
  • 5% RRSP matching
  • Stock options
  • Book reimbursements
  • Daily team building activities

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If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together

Meet The Pod

Steph

Steph

Product Manager

Steph is our Product Manager at HeyOrca, making all the tough decisions so agencies have seamless software to run their business. Steph started her HeyOrca journey in customer success but quickly developed a knack for product management. Steph is also a talented musician under the moniker ‘Steffi the Artist’ and released her debut album ‘Roundabouts’ in 2019.

Joe

Joe

Chief Executive Orca

Joe started HeyOrca in 2016 when he saw a need for a content creation and collaboration tool in social media agencies. When Joe is not leading his team to help agencies take back their day, he enjoys photography and hiking along the Newfoundland coast with his wife, Margarita.

Ayla

Ayla

Account Manager

Ayla splits her time in HeyOrca between helping our customers on support and managing our clients accounts. Ayla is a dedicated orca who consistently improves our customer experience every day! Ayla is also passionate about education and was recently accepted into her Masters of Education – congrats Ayla!

Datis Mohsenipour

Datis Mohsenipour

Director of Marketing

Datis oversees HeyOrca’s Marketing operations and is responsible for helping agencies discover how HeyOrca can help them save time on managing social media and approvals. During his downtime, you’ll find Datis getting his foodie fix, taking hikes with his partner and pup, and partaking in adrenaline-pumping activities.

Noah Novick

Noah Novick

Software Engineer

Noah works as a software engineer for HeyOrca building features to help agency professionals and social media managers take back their day! If he’s not at work; he’s probably biking.

Liana

Liana

Finance and Operations

 Liana is our Finance and Ops orca at the office and she helps make sure all of our orcas are taken care of. Liana is known for her thoughtful gestures at the office whether it’s buying a birthday card or delivering snacks to help fuel the team. While not at work Liana is a loving plant mom and has over 15 different plants at her home! 

Mark

Mark

Software Developer

Mark is one of our talented developers at HeyOrca! Mark is known for his quick and flawless code and tackling large projects to help our clients take back their day! When not contributing to HeyOrca’s software, Mark helps run an optometrist clinic with his wife Jenn and chases around his toddler, Oliver.

Moe

Moe

Software Developer

Moe is a crucial part of our developer team. Moe is often helping our support specialists deliver an amazing customer experience for our clients. Moe is responsible for many of our favourite features including our Canva integration! When Moe is not working he runs a busy household of two toddlers, two huskies, and two cats with his wife, Zoha.

Dorian Neto

Dorian Neto

Software Engineer

Dorian works as a Software Engineer at HeyOrca. When he’s not working on structuring new features and tools in HeyOrca, you’ll find him tuned into his favorite shows, playing RPG games, or enjoying card games with his friends and family. 

Becca Penney

Becca Penney

Customer Support Specialist

Becca works as a Customer Support Specialist at HeyOrca. When she’s not operating the chat lines and providing stellar support to our customers, you can find Becca studying software development, playing RPG games, or managing her personal mini zoo of four pets!

Shiplu

Shiplu

QA Engineer

Shiplu is our resident bug hunter! Shiplu helps our developers find bugs within our code but in his words ‘it’s challenging to find bugs with this talented team’. Shiplu started his journey at HeyOrca while starting a Masters of Computer Science at Memorial University which he will soon be graduating from – congrats to Shiplu!

Casey

Casey

Customer Success Manager

Casey is one of the friendly faces you will meet when you contact our world class support! Casey is incredibly dedicated to making sure our customers have an amazing experience every time they log into HeyOrca. When she’s not helping our customers, Casey is an artist and pin designer who runs Ginger Pins and Designs – check her out on Instagram!

JP

JP

Software Developer

JP helps our development team bring great features to our customers. JP is our DevOps whiz and helps our support team solve any issues for our clients. When not at work, JP spends time at home with his wife, Emily and greyhound, Brynn.

Julia Farrell

Julia Farrell

Customer Success Manager

Have questions? Julia is your girl! Julia is one of our dedicated Customer Success Managers that loves chatting with all of our amazing clients on our support channel. When she isn’t working on support, she loves educating potential clients on all of the features HeyOrca has to offer! In her spare time, Julia can be found curled up with her favorite poetry book or scaling a rock wall.

Oscar the Orca

Oscar the Orca

Resident Orca

Oscar is our beloved mascot! Oscar is a visual representation of our company’s character – sociable and fun 🙂 Oscar was created by St.John’s based UX/UI designer, Larry Penney in 2015. Since then, Oscar has been synonymous with HeyOrca!

Let’s Grow Together!

If what you read so far speaks to you and you feel that it might be a start of something special here…

we would love to meet you! 👋