Company Management and Directors
The Company is managed by seasoned business, exploration and corporate finance professionals.
Robert A. Biagioni, CPA CA – President, Chief Executive Officer and Director
From 1986 to present, Bob has been the President and Chief Executive Officer of the Corus Financial Group, which provides financial and operational management consulting services and corporate finance and M&A advisory services in the United States and Canada, primarily in mineral exploration, real estate, technology and manufacturing. Bob has held or holds senior financial roles with the HTM Group, the First Merchant Group, CoreQuest Exploration Group, Canadian Bioenergy Corporation, Katie Gold Corp., MDU Communications International, Inc., TelSoft Mobile Data Inc. (now MDSI Mobile Data Solutions Inc.) and Sand River Resources Ltd. (now Fortune River Resource Corp.). Prior to forming the Corus Financial Group, Bob was a senior manager with Peat, Marwick, Mitchell & Co. (now KPMG) in the firm’s Vancouver office.
Bob received a BComm from the University of British Columbia in accounting and management information systems in 1979 and was admitted to the Institute of Chartered Accountants of British Columbia in 1981. Bob is also a member of the Institute of Corporate Directors, focusing on corporate governance education and issues.
Bob Lane, P.Geo. – Vice President, Exploration and Director
Bob is a registered professional geoscientist with more than 25 years of practical field geology. He has held positions as Research Geologist, Regional Geologist and Senior Inspector of Mines – Permitting (Northeast-Central Interior Region) with the British Columbia Ministry of Energy and Mines during a government career that spanned 18 years. He began his private sector career in 2008 when he incorporated Plateau Minerals Corp., a geological consulting services company which was acquired by Brocade in 2012. Bob earned a Master’s Degree in Geology in 1990 and is a Qualified Person under NI 43-101.
Pam Egan, CPA CMA – Chief Financial Officer, Corporate Secretary and Director
Pam is experienced in the financial management and regulatory compliance of dynamic organizations across Canada and the United States, private and public, with extensive experience in building financial systems and controls. She has held financial roles with Amato Exploration Ltd., Superna Life Sciences Inc., Protox Therapeutics Inc., RADARSAT International Inc., CUC Broadcasting Ltd. (now Shaw Communications) and is currently the CFO for Avidus Management Group Inc. Pam is a graduate of the University of Waterloo where she received her Bachelor of Arts in Economics in 1987 and has held the designation of Certified Management Accountant since 1992.
Darby Kreitz, P.ENG. – Chairman and Director
Darby is a Principal and President of Allnorth Consultants Limited. He has over twenty years of consulting engineering experience with extensive structural and civil engineering design, construction management and onsite construction engineering experience. The structural experience Darby has relates to industrial and commercial buildings as well as public highway and resource bridges. The civil experience relates to site drainage design for industrial and commercial sites as well as public highway and resource roads. The surveying experience relates mainly to highway and resource road OG pickup and construction layout. The construction management relates to mine construction, rail construction and bridge construction. He recently was nominated and was successfully provided the opportunity to complete the Quantum Shift program at the Richard Ivey School of Business. The program was for a selected group of Canadian Entrepreneurs who have achieved success in their fields of business and was structured to support their growth to new levels.