Mr. Pettit has significant experience with public companies and is currently serving on the board of directors of five publicly traded companies and offers over 25 years of experience within the industry specializing in finance, corporate governance, executive management and compliance. Mr. Pettit is currently the president and CEO of Aben Resources and was previously the Chairman and CEO of Bayfield Ventures Corp., which was acquired by New Gold Inc. in 2014.
Mr. Fernback previously ran the technology consulting practice for a British Columbia venture capital firm specializing in financing and consulting to technology-based start-up ventures, and went on to run the investment banking and corporate finance departments for Wolverton Securities Ltd. Mr. Fernback provides strategic consulting services to several technology and mineral exploration companies, including in the areas of business planning and analysis, supply chain management, capital markets support, corporate finance, and mergers and acquisitions.
Mr. Wladichuk, a British Columbia-registered professional geoscientist, is a technical and managerial consultant in the natural resource, engineering and construction industries. He has held executive and director positions for a number of publicly traded resource companies. He is the principal of Waldo Sciences Inc., a science and engineering consulting company, headquartered in the North Okanagan, B.C., Canada. He holds a bachelor of science in earth sciences and a graduate diploma in business administration from Simon Fraser University.
Mr. Trimble is currently the President, CEO and a Director of Skyharbour Resources Ltd. as well as the President and a Director of Rockridge Resources Ltd. By background, he is an entrepreneur, and has worked in the resource industry in various roles with numerous companies specializing in management, corporate finance and strategy, shareholder communications, business development, and capital raising. He was the Corporate Development Manager for Bayfield Ventures prior to its acquisition by New Gold Inc.
Mr. Dyakowski serves as the President and CEO of Aztec Minerals Corp., and as President, CEO, Director and co-founder of GSP Resource Corp. Mr. Dyakowski has over 12 years of corporate development and capital markets experience, with an expertise in strategic planning and execution, financing, and marketing of exploration companies.
Mr. Trimble brings a decade of experience in investor relations and venture capital. Currently, he advises in corporate communications and digital marketing strategy for five publicly traded mineral exploration companies. He has also worked with private companies in multiple industries, including e-sports, gaming, craft beverages and health food products.
Mr. Findler has over 10 years of public markets, capital raising, deal structuring and corporate development experience. He is the founder and CEO of a company called GoPublic.AI, a technology-driven, go-public investment bank based in Vancouver. Mr. Findler is also the president of Grantus.ca, a company that enables Canadian entrepreneurs, artists, musicians and not for profits to access government funding.