SkipperSoft builds simple, easy to use web-based software that helps independent
charter boat captains improve their workflow to help them save time and make more
Our company was founded by Ty and Jay Bodager, two brothers that
are lifelong boaters and fisherman on the great lakes. Their father
owned two charter boats, the Watanna a 50 ft head boat and the Reel Pleasure a
27 foot Sportcraft.
Ty is a software engineer that has over 15 years experience building custom software
applications for companies of all sizes. Ty holds a bachelors degree in Information
Systems from Ohio University, an MBA from Cleveland State University and multiple
Jay grew up around the charter boat/guide industry, is a licensed USCG Master 100
Ton captain, is active in great lakes charter captain associations and holds a bachelors
degree from Tiffin University.