• Over 38 years of experience as a mining executive,
    analyst, exploration manager and consulting geologist
  • Brian has worked with major and junior mining companies on a global basis. His expertise is in generative and advanced exploration, project and team management, evaluations and feasibility, and mine development and production.

At present, Brian is the CEO of Northstar Gold Corp. (NSG- CSE). He has been a founding director and officer of public companies over 12 years raising over $20 million dollars, including; BCGold Corp. (2006-2017), Engineer Gold Mines Ltd. (2018-), Laurentian Gold Fields Ltd. (2008-2014), and RedQuest Capital (2010- 2017).

Brian received a BSc. (Specialized in Geology) degree from the University of Alberta (1981). He held senior roles at Placer Dome Inc. (1991 to 2004) where he managed global exploration and advanced stage, feasibility-level projects and evaluations, and directed Minex Projects and mine exploration. As Exploration Manager (2004 -2005) for Quadra Mining Ltd., he managed advanced and pre- feasibility exploration and projects in Canada, the U.S., Chile, Peru, Ecuador, and Australia. Brian is a Qualified Person under National Instrument 43-101 and is a Member of Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists, the Society of Economic Geologists, and Fellow of the Geological Association of Canada.


  • A general management specialist with experience in all facets of business operations.
  • Robert has extensive experience in mining, agriculture, as well as other technologies.
He has assisted in the formation and management of numerous start up companies in Silicon Valley, including several IPO’s. These roles include being: a Director of Ascenium, a company developing an entirely new computer architecture promising exponential gains in speed and power reduction; a Director of Impact Silver which operates a silver mine in Mexico near Taxco; and a Director of Pantechnicon Aviation, which restores aircraft and leases float planes for service in Alaska. Robert was chairman of Triangle T Ranch, one of the larger farming operations in the Central Valley of California, involving hay production, alfalfa seed, cattle breeding, and feedlot operations.

Robert brings 40 years experience in market investments and short selling. He is a former partner in Skye Investment Advisors. Currently, he is managing partner of an employee retirement plan.

  • Brodie is a mineral exploration geologist, based in Calgary, with over 10 years experience in over eighteen countries.
  • His expertise and focus is on economic geology and the development of grass roots mineral exploration projects.
As an advisor, Brodie brings significant mineral exploration experience including: advanced geological mapping, reconnaissance and geochemical sampling, area selection and prospect generation and the implementation and management of diamond drilling programs. He has a strong understanding of QA/QC procedures, Best Practices, and GIS in relation to grass roots exploration through to pre-feasibility. His experience extends to project review for acquisition.

Brodie has previous experience in advisory and board positions for publicly traded companies.