Denis Laviolette

President & CEO

More than 10 years of experience in mining and capital markets; worked with Timmins, Kirkland Lake, and Red Lake; and managed all aspects of a mining operation in Ghana; Previously a mining analyst with Pinetree Capital, now mining analyst for ThreeD Capital; Director of Xtra-Gold (TSX:XTG) and Northern Sphere Mining (CNSX:NSM)

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Collin Kettell

Executive Chairman

Co-founded Palisade Global Investments Ltd. with the goal of investing in and backing undervalued junior mining companies; Comes from a family with deep ties to mining, including co-founding AuEx Ventures, the company responsible for discovering the Long Canyon deposit, a project ultimately acquired by Newmont Mining for $2.2B.

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Chief Operating Officer

Professional Geologist with over 10 years managing grass roots exploration through to advanced exploration projects. Former exploration manager of Northern Gold Mining prior to its sale to Osisko Mining in 2015 continuing as Senior Project Manager with Osisko Mining through 2017. Responsible for the delineation of the >2.0M oz. Garrison Gold project in NE Ontario managing exploration from early stage through trial production mining.

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Peter McIntyre, BSc., P.Geo

Vice President of Exploration

Peter has more than 15 years exploration experience in Gold, VMS, and Ni-Cu-PGE deposits. He specializes in 3D modeling, Resource and Reserves, QAQC, GIS, Compilation, and database management. Peter was part of the team awarded the Bernie Schnieders Discovery of the Year (2014) Awards – Sunday Lake Discovery

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Peter Dimmel

Head of Operations (NFLD)

Has been involved in mineral exploration internationally and brings over 45 years of experience; Past president and a life member of the Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada (PDAC), a past Chairman and director of Mining Industry NL, a member and past councillor of the Geological Association of Canada (GAC), a life member of the Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum (CIM), and an associate member of the Association of Applied Geochemists (AAG) and the Society of Economic Geologists (SEG)

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Michael Kanevsky


Mr. Kanevsky is a Chartered Professional Accountant with nine years of post-designation professional experience working with public and private companies. Mr. Kanevsky has expertise in corporate reporting, financial processes and risk management. Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Kanevsky held controllership and financial reporting roles with several Vancouver based mining companies with operations in Argentina, Peru and Chile. Mr. Kanevsky began his professional career in the audit and assurance practice at Deloitte.

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Ken Rattee

Senior Exploration Manager

Brings over 36 years experience in base and precious metal mineral exploration; Extensive experience developing, supervising and implementing exploration campaigns for several corporations, including Kirkland Lake Gold, C. Pegg Consulting, and Holt McDermott Mine - Barrick Gold, all located in Kirkland Lake, Ontario

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