About Us

Memory Anchor is a veteran-founded software company dedicated to preserving and sharing the memory and stories of veterans worldwide.

ryan mullens

Ryan Mullens

Matthew Cudmore

Pictured: The cofounders’ grandfathers and great-grandfathers that served in the First and Second World Wars in the British and Canadian Armed Forces. Our efforts are dedicated to their memory.

We are rooted in remembrance

With Memory Anchor, our journey of remembrance and service to veterans has grown to include the commemoration of men and women in uniform wherever they are buried.

Today, our mission of remembrance is more important than ever. It is our mission to preserve and share the memory of our fallen and remind our younger generations that we can never forget their ultimate sacrifice.

Ryan Mullens + Matthew Cudmore
Memory Anchor

We are a social enterprise

Central to our values is active support for veterans causes, including:

  • PTSD Treatment
  • PTSD Research
  • Veterans Mental Health programs
  • Veterans Housing
  • Transition to civilian life
  • Cemetery operations
  • Museum Programs
  • Youth education programs

Advisory Committee

We are supported by an amazing constellation of technical and historical experts who have come together to help make this a reality.

Technology Advisory

Erica - Mapbox
Parth - Google
Kharis - Google
Devan - Google
Tom - Marcel Digital
Marvin - Facebook Reality Labs
Brian - Ancestry
Brent - Ancestry
Gordon - Ancestry

Historical Advisory

Peter - CWGC
Scott - Veterans Affairs Canada
Mark - Author
Rory - Military Museums

Wall of Honour

As our project grows, so does the list of folks we have to thank: for providing advice, guidance, help where it’s needed. We are eternally grateful.

  • James H.
  • Chris H.
  • Robert L.
  • Monique N.
  • Adam B.
  • Danny W.
  • Pat D.
  • Sasha I.
  • Todd B.
  • Adam T.
  • Jay E.
  • Nicolas M.
  • Nicolas S.
  •  Darren M.
  • David W. R.
  • Jenna C.
  • Ken C.
  • Eva C.

Adam Barnwell is a full-stack developer and for the past 14 years has worked in startups through to medium size companies and as a freelance developer. Adam has built and maintained websites in the gaming, media, software, ecommerce and legal sectors. He now leads development teams, managing a portfolio of high traffic sites for a successful award winning games studio.



Marcel Digital is a team of digital marketing, web development, and Google Analytics experts focused on carrying out digital strategies that drive more traffic, sales, leads, and engagement to our client’s websites from prospects and customers.