Among North America’s Leaders in PGM & Lithium Exploration
President and Chief Operating Officer
Trevor is a Co-founder and Director of Caracle Creek International Consulting (CCIC), an International geological consulting firm, with offices in South Africa and Canada. Trevor has extensive exploration experience, in Africa and Canada, in precious metals, more specifically Gold and Platinum Group Metals as well as base metals. Registered as a Professional Natural Scientist, under the South African Council of Natural Scientific Professions, Trevor has managed many multi-million dollar projects from conception through to exploration and production. Trevor was also the co-founder, CEO, President and Vice President/Director of various junior exploration companies on TSXV.
Chairman, CEO & Director
Mr. Barr has over 30 years of experience in the Mining Industry, founding Freegold Ventures Limited (retired Oct 2007), Canalaska Uranium Ltd. (retired June 2007), Pacific North West Capital Corp. (currently New Age Metals Inc. Chairman and CEO), and Fire River Gold Corp. (retired March 2011). Over the last 15 years, Mr. Barr has acted in various management capacities for El Nino Ventures Inc. (currently Chairman and CEO). Former President/CEO of Next Gen Metals Inc. Next Gen Metals merged with Namaste Technologies Inc., in February 2016. Mr. Barr is no longer an officer or director, but remains a large shareholder. Southern Sun Minerals Inc. became Nevada Energy Metals Inc. in February 2016. Mr. Barr is no longer an officer or director, but remains a large shareholder. Mr. Barr is on the Board of Directors of New Age Metals Inc. (formerly Pacific North West Capital Corp.), and El Nino Ventures Inc. Mr. Barr has created shareholder value by building teams to assist him in corporate finance, project acquisition, and exploration and development of mineral projects, in 9 countries and 3 continents. As a CEO, he has guided his management teams to complete over 43 option/joint venture agreements, with major mining companies, and over 300 with mid-tier and junior mining companies. Mr. Barr and his team have raised approximately $300 million in non-broker private placements, other equity arrangements and option/joint venture agreements.
Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Guanzon, CPA, CMA, has been in the field of accounting for more than 25 years. He has been involved in the financial reporting of junior mining exploration companies, pharmaceutical manufacturing business, research & development, real estate/property management, and project building construction. Mr. Guanzon holds a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, a Certified Public Accountant (Philippines) and a member of Chartered Professional Accountants of British Columbia. He brings extensive experience in dealing with financial matters and corporate strategy.
Ms. Brown is an administrator, with over 15 years of experience in the corporate and securities industries, in both public and private sectors. Ms. Brown has previously held positions as Corporate Secretary and Corporate Assistant for publicly traded companies. She currently holds the position of Corporate Secretary for El Nino Ventures and New Age Metals.