Enterprise Software

Are you using your ERP software to its full potential? We have decades of experience configuring, and customizing ERP. We have experience in SYSPRO, Visual Manufacturing, and Microsoft CRM.

Custom Programming

We implement a wide-range of custom applications for ERP systems as well as stand-alone. Our expertise is in .Net and SQL server.


We are experts in SSRS and Crystal Reports and have written thousands of reports for many different data sources. Delivering clear, concise reports is difficult, our team can help delivery quality, focused reports.

Business Intelligence

We have extensive experience with Power BI reporting and developing data warehouse solutions. CandleStream is a proud partner of ZAP. Zap delivers data warehouse automation software with smart data connectors, pre-built data models and analytics for Microsoft Dynamics, the Sage suite, Salesforce, SAP Business One, and SYSPRO.


CandleStream Systems Inc. was founded in 2012 by Doug Bird with the vision of helping companies understand and interact with their data. Using the latest development tools and analytics, we help companies make substantial improvements to their operations.

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Doug Bird

Sr. Developer and Owner

Doug Bird has over 26 years of experience in the corporate IT world; with most of it in the heavy equipment manufacturing sector. Prior to starting CandleStream Systems Doug worked as an IT Manager and Sr. Business Analyst with large manufacturing firms.

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Bob DeRidder

VP - Business Development

Bob is the consummate professional and a seasoned business leader. Having his own greatly successful practice for several years, he offers a wealth of SYSPRO knowledge, entrepreneurial spirit, and mentoring to our team.

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Johann Krieger


Johann brings a wealth of programming and mathematics expertice to our team. He has many years of experience with SQL Server: stored procedures, functions, and SSRS. And also Crystal reports, C#, and VB .Net.

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Jason Fink

Sr. Developer

Jason is an extraordinary Microsoft .Net developer and programmer. He has extensive experience with C#, SQL, SSRS, and ERP systems and brings many years of experience to our team.

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Patrick Klitgaard

Jr. Systems Analyst

Patrick is a graduate of Okanagan College in Kelowna. He brings a wealth of programming skills and infectious enthusiasm to our team!