Dr. Quinton Hennigh, President - CEO & Director, is an economic geologist with more than 20 years of exploration experience with major gold mining firms including Homestake Mining, Newcrest Mining and Newmont Mining. Dr. Hennigh was the former director and Chief Geologist of Evolving Gold Corp. where he helped assemble a world class portfolio of gold projects and led successful explorations resulting in three significant discoveries including the Rattlesnake Hills deposit, Wyoming. Currently, Dr. Hennigh is a director and Technical Advisor to Gold Canyon Resources., where he helped refocus exploration at the company's Springpole Gold Project in Red Lake, Ontario. Dr. Hennigh is also currently the Chief Geologist of EurOmax Resources, the Technical Advisor and a director to Prosperity Goldfields Corp. and a director to NV Gold Corp. Dr. Hennigh obtained a Ph.D. in Geology/Geochemistry from the Colorado School of Mines.
Herrick Lau, MA, CFA - CFO & Director, Mr. Lau has over 15 years of experience in corporate finance and public company management. He is currently Managing Director of Baron Group Canada. Mr. Lau previously was Vice President, Corporate Finance in Global Maxfin Capital Inc. and Graydon Elliott Capital Corp. He has extensive experience in advising financial and corporate matters to listed companies in Canada and is currently acting as Chief Financial Officer and Director for several public companies listed on the TSX, TSXV and CSE. Mr. Lau obtained his bachelor and master degrees in Business and Economics from Simon Fraser University. Mr. Lau is also a charter holder of the Chartered Financial Analyst designation.
Leo Karabelas, VP of Corporate Communications, Mr. Karabelas brings over 10 years of experience in the capital markets and investor relations industry. Mr. Karabelas is currently President of Frontline Communications Investor Relations Inc. Headquartered in Toronto, the firm specializes in investor relations and corporate communication strategies to clients in the resources sector. In addition to his role at Frontline, Mr. Karabelas is a director of Everfront Ventures Corp., and a former director of Mercury Capital Corp. which was ultimately taken over by Canada Coal Corp. Mr. Karabelas is also the president of Africa AU, a private company with a focus on mineral properties in Africa. Mr. Karabelas received his Bachelor of Commerce and Enterprise development from Ryerson University.