Denis M. Taschuk, CA, Chairman and Director, is a partner and Chief Executive Officer of JAG flocomponents LP, a manufacturer of valves for the oil and gas industry. He was Chief Financial Officer and Vice-President of Finance and Administration for Cytovax Biotechnologies Inc. Prior to that he was Manager of Canadian Tax for Echo Bay Mines Ltd. He has over 20 years experience in the mining industry particularly in the areas of corporate finance and tax.
Brian K. Briggs, P.Eng., President and Chief Executive Officer, Director, is a Registered Professional Mining Engineer and holds both B.S. and M.S. degrees in Engineering from the University of Wyoming. Mr. Briggs’ diverse and distinguished career encompasses over 23 years in engineering and mine management in North America, Africa and Asia, having begun his career as a mining engineer with Shell Mining Company followed by Kennecott Energy in the 90’s. In 1999 Mr. Briggs left Kennecott to work on various precious and base metals mining projects in the U.S., Ghana, Liberia, North Korea and Canada holding the positions of President and COO as well as a number of other senior management roles focused primarily on project evaluation, development, and construction where he advanced a number of green field exploration projects into producers in highly remote locations world-wide
Dave Nickerson, M.Sc., P.Eng., Director, is a Professional Engineer and Geologist with vast experience in the NWT. He is a former Chairman of the NWT Water Board, a former MLA, NWT and a former Minister of Health & Social Services, and a former Member of Parliament.
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