President and CEO
Brian has 30 years experience in the mining and exploration industries in Canada and Australia. He has worked with junior exploration, junior producing and senior mining companies including AMAX, Noranda and Placer Dome. This varied background has afforded him the opportunity to gain experience in the exploration and evaluation of mineral properties and the management of junior companies. He has established an extensive network of contacts within the industry in Canada and internationally. Brian is a director of Riverside Resources and Kootenay Gold.
|Dr. Morris Beattie|
Chief Operating Officer
Morris has 40 years experience in both technical and corporate aspects of the mining industry. He has a PhD in Mining and Mineral Process Engineering from the University of British Columbia. He has gained extensive experience in all aspects of extractive metallurgy and project development. Morris' experience also includes due diligence studies, audits, preliminary economic evaluation of projects as well as directing and contributing to project feasibility studies.
Morris has served as a Director of Galahad Gold Plc, directing the development of Galahad's projects, including preliminary economic evaluations, drill programs and feasibility studies. He was also a Director of Northern Dynasty Minerals, contributing to the development of the Pebble copper-gold Project in Alaska. More recently, until 2008, he served as Vice President - Project Evaluations with Quadra Mining Ltd.
Since 2009 he has provided advisory services to the UK based Junior Gold Fund as well as to Spanish Mountain Gold Ltd.
Chief Financial Officer
Larry has 20 years of financial and business experience, gained primarily in the mining and resources sectors. Most recently, Larry was Chief Financial Officer for two junior mining companies where he was heavily involved in raising capital and the successful construction of mines in North America. Previously, Larry was Manager, Corporate Development, at Placer Dome Inc. until its acquisition by Barrick Gold Corp. and participated in several high-profile, international acquisitions. He is a Canadian Chartered Accountant.
Vice President, Geology
Judy has over 30 years experience in mineral exploration and corporate management, working on gold, base metal, uranium and diamond projects in Canada and South America. She has worked with both junior exploration companies and senior mining firms such as Falconbridge, Getty Minerals, Placer Dome and Cameco. Judy has a comprehensive understanding of the operations of junior mineral exploration companies and a strong professional reputation in the industry. She will focus on expanding the mineral potential of the Company's properties.