funding facility expansions, operations and construction for minority equity interest and a portion of the cultivation production
14 streaming partners in 6 provinces
3 million sq feet of production capacity by 2019 – largest in Canada
39 clinic relationships and growing
access to 30,000+ AMCPR registered patients and growing
diversification in production equals reduced risk
Chairman & CEO – Chuck Rifici – Founder of Canopy Growth (Tweed Marijuana). Built to 500,000 sq ft capacity as its CEO and MC of $1.5 B. Chairman of National Access Cannabis. CEO of Nesta Holding Co., a private equity firm focused on building partnerships and brands within the cannabis space.
Chief Creative Officer – Ian Rapsey – Leading branding expert in the cannabis industry. Designed and implemented the brand development strategies for Canopy Growth.
Strategic Advisor – David Hyde – Worked with 17 licensed producer sites, provided security consulting to almost 150 MMPR/ACMPR license applicants. Associate Member of the Cannabis Canada Association. Only Canadian on the Security Committee for the Foundation of Cannabis Unified Standards.
CEO & Director – John Lewins – Mineral Engineer with 35 years’ experience in the mining industry. Extensive management experience at the project development, operational and corporate level. Managed the development and operations of gold mining projects in Australia (Tom’s Gully, Tick Hill & Nolan’s), South Africa (Harmony Central) and Armenia (Ararat/Zod)
Chairman – Tookie Angus- Current Chairman of Nevsun, former management of Bema, Ventana
Director – Mark Eaton, Current Chairman of Belo Sun, Former Head of Mining Capital Markets CIBC
Encircles Super-Major Zijin Mining’s newly built and producing TBL mine
Zijin’s TBL orebody connects to Kenadyr’s high grade “South Zone” – its highest priority target – historic resource estimate of 900,000 oz Au @ 8.3 g/t Au . Open in all directions and to depth.
Historic resources may be understated– comparison of previous Soviet drilling results at the TBL to recent drilling results show a significant increase in average gold grades.
Additional high-grade gold targets exist throughout the Borubai license.
Chairman– R Stuart (Tookie) Angus- Current Chairman of Nevsun, K92 Mining. Former management of Bema, Ventana
CEO/Director– Dr Alex Becker – Acquired and targeted Chaarat deposit in the Kyrgyz Republic (6.5 million oz). One of the world’s authorities on the geology of Central Asia
Director– Douglas J Kirwin – Former VP Ex Indochina Goldfields, Exec VP for Ivanhoe Mines (acquired by Rio Tinto). Co-recipient of Thayer Lindsley medal for most significant international mineral discovery in 2004.
Licensed, state-compliant, vertically integrated cannabis company
State-of-the-art production facility located in Southern California
Multiple revenue streams from cultivation, extraction & distillation and manufacturing of CannaStrips – a proprietary product that delivers cannabis sublingually via an oral strip
Mr. Brad Eckenweiler – CEO – Experience in operations, corporate finance, multi-border negotiations and global securities markets. Founder and structured the public entity and financed what is now WeedMaps.com.
Mr.James Pakulis – President – Former CEO of WeedMaps.com, during the time the Company’s revenues grew from $2000 to $2 million per month. Extensive experience in corporate management for both public and private enterprises.
100% ownership of the Idaho-Maryland (IM) gold mine located near Grass Valley, Calif., a major past-producing, high-grade gold mine.
The IM mine produced a total of 2.4 million oz Au @ 15 g/t after mining dilution and recovery. The IM mine produced up to 129,000 oz/year before being forced to shut down.
Historic resource on the I-M project: M&I of 1,432,000 tonnes at 9.1 g/t Au (423,000 oz Au); Inferred 2,194,000 tonnes at 12.7 g/t Au (898,000 oz Au)
First group to digitize all historic mine data allowing for detailed understanding of geology
Purchased approx 93 acres of private, patented land (2,750 acres of mineral rights) on which the IM Mine is located. Development and underground mining on private land requires only a “use” permit through the local county.
No permits to drill required (private land)
Chairman – Alan Edwards – Former Senior VP Ops Freeport Indonesia leading a workforce of 6000. Former VP Ops Kinross Gold, COO Apex Silver, Chairman Aurico Gold ($1.5B merger with Alamos Gold)
President & CEO –Ben Mossman – Mining engineer, worked at eight producing underground mines with production rates ranging from 250tpd to 3,000tpd. Former
Director – Dr Thomas Vehrs – Ph.D. Geologist, Former VP Exploration Fortuna Silver, managed programs resulting in discovery/delineation of Los Pelambres, Northumberland, Rio Blanco deposits.
Large high grade, pure play vanadium deposit in Nevada; containing NI43-101 Indicated Resource of 11,879,590 tons of 0.39% V2O5, Inferred 7,048,056 tons of 0.42% V2O5, and open at depth and along strike.
Partnering with leading developers of vanadium redox flow batteries; PNNL, U of Calgary, Pure Vanadium.
Aiming to become North America’s 1st vertically integrated producer of vanadium and vanadium electrolytes.
Massive growth in energy storage sector forecasted as ever increasing amount of green power comes on line.
Tony Hammond, QP/ Director – Mining engineer with 30 years experience. Regarded as an expert on vanadium and cobalt mineral deposits and has written a number of publications on vanadium mineral exploration, market and demand.
Dr.AlexStarosud- Director & CTO, PhD. Chemist (Pure Vanadium) – Holds a dozen patents and published over 100 papers. Patented process for reducing the level of a chemical compound in a fluid is essential for reducing potential electrolyte contaminants.
Internationally recognized expert and innovator in the field of electrochemical technology. Holder of 22 granted patents, has a further 20 patent applications pending and has published more than 75 papers in international journals.
Gibellinin is a pure vanadium project at permitting stage in mining friendly Nevada
$20+ million spent on project by previous owner
Price of vanadium, has more than doubled in the last year and is a key component in redox flow batteries, which offer grid energy storage solutions
CEO & Director – John Lee – Entrepreneur with degrees in economics and engineering from Rice University. Joined Prophecy in October 2009, made timely project acquisitions, and the company traded at over $100 a share in 2011
Director – Greg Hall – Independent business advisor to the mining industry. Former director of Silvercorp Metals Inc (NYSE: SVM, TSX: SVM), former Director at Haywood Securities Inc.; former Vice-President, Canaccord Capital Corporation; and former Senior Vice-President of Leede Financial Markets Inc
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