Mr. McClay has been instrumental in raising venture capital and operations consulting for international mining, exploration, agriculture, and health care businesses.
Holds over 10 years of senior management experience, where he was influential in the development of corporate strategy, operations, and marketing platforms. Cole is a skilled team builder who supervised management teams from the business start-up phase through to whole company acquisition.
Mr. McClay holds a Bachelor of Commerce Degree from Royal Roads University.
14 years of experience in General Accounting and worked as an auditor for the Big Four accounting firm – Ernst & Young, Mexico.
Began career in National companies, where among her main functions were in the areas of Taxes, Payroll, Accounts Payable, Receivable and Fixed Assets.
Spent 3 years as Superintendent of Financial Statements for Korea Resources Corporation at its Minera Boleo operation located in the City of Santa Rosalia, Baja California Sur, Mexico. Korea Resources Corporation is a parastatal of the Government of South Korea operating as an underground and surface mining organization extracting copper, cobalt and zinc.
Has also worked for Maxion Wheels In the Automotive industry as Accounting and Financial planning Superintendent and has held the position as Accounting and Cost Manager for BJAM Mexicana, a Samsung's subsidiary in the city of Tijuana, Mexico.
Graduated in Public Accounting and Finance with a MBA from Monterrey Institute of Technology and Higher Education, located in Monterrey, Nuevo León, México.
JUAN J. DUARTE BRAVO
Mr. Duarte is a practising lawyer located in Hermosillo, Mexico, with more than 20 years of experience as counsellor and legal representative of international mining companies operating in Mexico
Throughout the years, he has participated in the creation, acquisition, sale, merger, spinoff, and joint venturing of mining projects throughout Mexico. He has vast experience in the acquisition of mining concessions involving government, private and ejido-owned properties
He specializes in developing community and Ejido relationships in Mexican mining regions, along with managing compliance and environmental laws.
He has obtained mine exploration and exploitation permits for natural areas protected by the Mexican state.
Mr. Duarte's practice has assisted mining companies in obtaining permits to use Mexican territorial water rights, along with development of environmental permits and he has also practised archeological law and on which he has published in specialized journals
SERGIO A. TRELLES
Mr. Trelles Monge is a geologist with more than 40 years of experience in geological consulting, environmental geology, geotechnics, assessment of natural hazards and risks, development and promotion of mining projects operating in Mexico
He has acted in the position of executive management as well as a member of several boards of directors of both public and private mining companies in Canada and Mexico Mr. Trelles was the director-general of mining promotion of the state of Sonora, assistant director of mining resources of Mexico's Geological Survey
He was also president of the Association of Mining Engineers, Metallurgists and Geologists of Mexico, Civil Association (Asociación de Ingenieros de Minas, Metalurgistas, y Geologos de Mexico A.C.) and chairman of the College of Mining Engineers, Metallurgists and Geologists of Mexico, Civil Association (Colegio de Ingenieros de Minas, Metalurgistas y Geologos de Mexico A.C.).
Mr. Bronson has been a geologist with Rae-co Consulting Ltd. since 1991 and Mr. Bronson's 30 years of experience as a geologist means he has sufficient skills to manage complex technical aspects of mineral exploration and mineral project development for Mojave Gold Corp.
BSc, geology, from the University of Alberta in 1984 and obtained his PGeo from the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of British Columbia in 2001
Mr. McClay has worked as a management consultant with mining companies in South America and North America
A number of years of corporate finance, investment banking and capital market experience focused on the mining industry
Has worked on numerous public and private equity offerings, valuations, fairness opinions, and merger and acquisition transactions
Has served on the board of Cicada Ventures, Stealth Resources and Mosquito Creek Mines
Will be focused on the management of the company through all phases to ensure successful exploration programs
Mr. Jones is a graduate of Dartmouth College, New Hampshire (B.Sc.) and the University of Arizona (M.Sc.). Mr. Jones has over 40 years of exploration experience throughout the Americas and is a foremost specialist on the Guerrero Gold Belt of Mexico.
As a Project Manager and Chief Geologist for Teck Corp., he discovered the Los Filos deposit in 1995, and then led their successful bid to acquire the Morelos Norte reserve (El Limon/Los Guajes deposits – Torex Gold). Mr. Jones was responsible for identifying the exploration targets that directly led to discovery of Gold Resource Corp's bonanza grade Au-Ag Switchback Mine in Oaxaca, Mexico.
David is currently a director of Minaurum Gold, Madoro Metals, and private concern, Acapulco Gold.