Mr. Howlett is a seasoned professional with over 30 years of senior management experience. Mr. Howlett is currently the President, Chief Executive Officer and Director of Canadian Orebodies Inc. He also formerly served as the President and CEO of Dundee Sustainable Technologies Inc. Prior to that, Mr. Howlett spent 12 years with ELI Eco Logic Inc., including 6 years as Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Howlett graduated in 1982 with a B. Comm. in finance from Concordia University and received his CMA designation in 1989. Mr. Howlett also serves on the Board for several other junior companies, primarily in the mineral industry.
Stephen Masson, MSc, PGeo, of Flin Flon, Manitoba is President and CEO of Copper Reef with 8 years of public company experience. Mr. Masson held the previous position of President and CEO of Foran, a public company on the TSX-V. He brings strong exploration skills.especially in the Flin Flon Greenstone Belt where he has concentrated his efforts as Exploration Manager for various companies for the past 21 years. Stephen is the current President of the Manitoba-Saskatchewan Prospectors and Developers Association and an active member of MELC, an interprovincial, federal government and industry mineral exploration liaison committee. Stephen is a Member of the Profession Engineers and Geoscientists of both Manitoba and Saskatchewan and a Fellow of the Society of Economic Geology.
Mr. Leskovec has over eighteen years of financial experience with publicly listed companies and capital markets. He currently serves as a Vice-President of Northfield Capital Corporation, where he has gained experience working with publicly listed companies assisting with portfolio management, financings, corporate structuring and go public transactions in Canada. Prior to this, Mr. Leskovec served as an Officer of Gold Eagle Mines Ltd., which was involved in the development of the Bruce Channel deposit in Red Lake, Ontario, and was sold to Goldcorp Inc. for $1.5 billion in 2008. Mr. Leskovec also currently serves as an Officer/Director of several other public companies, primarily in the mineral and investment industries.
Laara Shaffer has been involved in public company management and administration for over 20 years. She is a Director and Chief Financial Officer of Passport Metals Inc. (1996); Corporate Secretary of GoldQuest Mining Corp. (2007), Yale Resources Ltd. (2005); Montello Resources Ltd. (2007) and Copper Reef Mining Corporation (2005). Her experience includes regulatory filing and compliance matters for public companies.