Mr. Wilson has been the lead ﬁnancier for public and private companies raising over $300 million worth of equity and debt ﬁnancings in the mining and energy ﬁelds internationally during the last 20 years. As president of Hana Mining Ltd based in Vancouver, Canada, he orchestrated the creation and discovery of a major copper/silver district in Botswana, Africa positioning Hana into a market capitalization of over $580 million dollars.
Mr. Howard is a minerals exploration geologist with forty years mining industry experience obtained in ventures involving a variety of commodities and geological settings around the world, with an emphasis on gold. A number of projects he was instrumental in advancing are currently in production.
Mr. Howard obtained his Bachelor’s degree in Geology from the University of Toronto, in 1979, and his Master’s degree in Geology from the University of Colorado at Boulder, in 1992, his thesis having been written on a gold-silver telluride deposit in the Colorado Mineral Belt. Avrom has served in both a technical and executive capacity in a number of public resource ventures. He is registered with the Professional Geoscientists of Ontario.
Mr. Hodgson is a graduate of the University of Calgary and holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Political Science. He has held senior positions in both the public sector for the Northwest Territories and British Columbia governments. He has served on the Board of Directors of various companies including Grandﬁeld Paciﬁc Corporation, Arimex Resources Inc., Equitable Real Estate Investment Corp., Sea Breeze Power Corp. Silvermex Resources Inc., Chair of Paciﬁc Cascade Minerals and Director of Timmins Gold Corp. a TSE and NYSE listed company.