JOHN HOLKO, Director
Mr. Holko is a petroleum engineer, and the President of Lenape Resources based in Batavia, New York. Mr. Holko has over 35 years experience in the oil and gas industry. He started his career with 4 years at Halliburton Services, then moved to the engineering department at Lenape Resources where he rose to the position of manager of the Appalachian division. In 1995 Mr. Holko proceeded with a management buyout of Lenape Resources from its parent KCS Energy. Lenape is a petroleum exploration and production company which owns and operates interests in several hundred oil & gas wells in the Appalachian Basin. Mr. Holko’s experience encompasses all aspects of oil and gas well operations, including production, pipeline development, natural gas marketing and market development. He was president of the Independent Oil & Gas Association of New York from 1989-1992 and 1995-1999 and he is involved in numerous industry associations.
PAUL CRATH, Director
Mr. Crath has over 20 years experience as a merchant banking and mergers and acquisitions executive, financier, business development, legal and strategic advisor to family investors, chief executive officers, boards and owners of growing companies and fund management companies. In such role Mr. Crath acts as a Senior Managing Consultant to Accilent Capital Management Inc. and is a director and the Interim Chief Executive Officer of Nebu Resources Inc. (TSXV: NBU). He is the President and Chief Executive Officer and Director of Highvista Gold Inc (TSXV; HVV) and is a director of Marquest Asset Management Inc, a private asset management and fund company. He is also a principal and Managing Director of Tarra Partners Inc., a merchant bank that acts as investment principal and/or provides advisory services in the areas of institutional real estate, infrastructure, private equity and lending transactions. Until recently, Mr. Crath was a Managing Director actively involved in finance, origination and corporate development for Norvista
Resources Corporation., a mining merchant bank, managing a portfolio of proactive mining investments in various public mining companies. Mr. Crath is a former Vice-President and Principal of Tricaster Capital Corporation, a family investment company and merchant bank he co-founded with the Campbell family of Toronto, and a former Vice-President and Principal of Hexagram & Co., a venture management company. He began his career as a corporate lawyer at White & Case, LLP in New York City, specializing in acquisition financings.
JOHN HESLOP, Executive Chairman
Mr. Heslop is a professional geologist with over 40 years in the natural resource sector. Mr Heslop is a past president of the PDAC. After serving as Director of Exploration at Falconbridge, As President and CEO of a TSE listed company, Mr. Heslop developed the Duck Pond Mine in Newfoundland.
RADOVAN DANILOVSKY, Interim President
Mr. Danilovsky has over ten years of experience in the mining sector. From 2011 to 2016 he served as mining analyst for Accilent Capital, a mining investment firm. Before joining Accilent Capital, Mr. Danilovsky worked as a geophysical consultant in the mining exploration industry. He holds a Masters in Management, a Masters of Sciences and a CIM designation.
DAVID McDONALD, Chief Financial Officer
Mr. McDonald, C.A. has worked as the CFO of various public and private junior resource companies.
NADIM WAKEAM, Corporate Secretary
Mr. Wakeam, LLB, MBA, corporate securities lawyer, is a partner in a major Toronto law firm specializing in serving public company resource industry clients.