Peterson McVicar LLP – Legal Counsel
Dennis Peterson, B.Comm., L.L.B.
Mr. Peterson is an established lawyer in the area of small cap mining and natural resources law in Toronto. In 1995, he formed Peterson Law Professional Corporation, now Peterson McVicar LLP, which focuses on securities and corporate finance law. Mr. Peterson has extensive experience with public resource companies and practices in the areas of corporate finance and mergers and acquisitions. He received a Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) from Queen’s University in 1983 and an L.L.B. from University of Toronto in 1986.
From 1991 to 1999, John Todd served in the Northwest Territories government, including as Minister of Economic Development, Minister of Transportation and Minister of Mines, Energy and Resources. As Finance Minister, he worked to establish the Nunavut territorial government and negotiated an initial transfer of $626 million to Nunavut from the Government of Canada. Mr. Todd is an advocate for Inuit private development corporations to help advance commerce in Nunavut. Mr. Todd provided key advice to Cumberland Resources prior to being acquired by Agnico Eagle Mines Ltd. in 2007 and worked closely with the executive team at Agnico Eagle with respect to the Meadowbank & Meliadine gold mines.
Ken Reading, (Prospector)
Ken is a renowned Canadian prospector/geologist whose career began in the 1940’s and has spanned decades, including multiple field seasons working in Nunavut. In the early to mid 1980’s, he staked and explored the Sy Gold Project for Pan Ocean Explorations Inc. and Homestake Mineral Development Co. He is regarded as the originator of the Sundog Gold Project, which he staked in June 1986 for Abermin Corporation. He spent the 1986 and 1987 field seasons performing exploration work at Sundog which included the collection of rock chip and panned concentrate samples and trenching. From 1989 through the early 1990’s, Ken prospected within Kivalliq Region for Comaplex Minerals Corp., including at Meliadine, now a significant gold mine operated by Agnico Eagle Mines Limited. In 2013, Ken returned to Sundog and collected 18 lithological samples for further characterization.
Gordon Morrison, B.Sc.
Gord brings nearly 50 years of experience in the mining industry, covering all aspects of geoscience applications across all mining methods from a wide range of underground methods to large scale open pit operations, as well as being part of or the leader of exploration teams that discovered 13 major polymetallic and precious metal deposits, 6 of which are producing mines, and 4 are in the feasibility stage. Mr. Morrison’s extensive exploration and mining experience at Inco Limited, (currently Vale), KGHM International, (formerly Quadra FNX, and FNX Mining), and most recently with TMAC Resources Inc., has made him a well-rounded geoscientist with global experience in the exploration for precious and base metals.
Peter Hubacheck, B.Sc., P.Geo
Geological Engineer & Qualified person
40+ years of exploration and resource geology experience in gold, silver and base metal projects in Canada and the United States. Part of several exploration discoveries and successful development teams, including Texasgulf and Agnico Eagle Mines Ltd.
Orix Geoscience Inc.
Consulting Geological Team
Orix Geoscience Inc. (“Orix”) is a geological firm hosting a team of 70+ geology and geomatic professionals. Orix partners with exploration and mining companies, to integrate datasets and increase the geological understanding of projects,enabling stakeholders to make informed decisions that increase shareholder value.
Exiro Minerals Corp.
Currently one of the largest shareholders and strategic partner, Exiro’s highly experienced technical team combines modern technology with traditional methods and historical paper data offering opportunities for additional project acquisitions.