The Company is managed for the most part by the President / CEO and assisted by and active Board of Directors.
Mr Brett, a 25 year veteran of the oil and gas industry has a B Sc. Petroleum Engineering degree from the University of Oklahoma . After cutting his teeth with a major oil and gas company out of Denver, Mr Brett settled in South-western Ontario and was active as both a successful operator and drilling contractor for a number of years. Mr Brett currently resides in Calgary and has been involved in a variety of geologic basins over the past few years. He has worked in several countries and managed annual capital budgets in excess of $100 million taking projects from conception to production.
Mr. Koenig is a partner with Davis Martindale Chartered Accountants, London Ontario. Michael’s practice specializes in a wide spectrum of client business, tax and accounting services. He achieved his CGA designation in 1984 and became a Certified Financial Planner in 2000.
Mr. Leslie began working in the oil & gas industry in 1978 in a variety of roles for both major and small independent oil and gas companies. By 1991 he founded Merchant Equities Capital Corp a private company that provided venture capital financing, financial workouts and restructuring consulting management services primarily to early stage companies & then co-founded Merchant Equities Investments Inc which led a variety of transactions including reverse takeovers, initial prospectus offerings, takeover bids, facilitation in taking 20+ companies public on various stock exchanges in Canada and the sale of assets and vend-ins to Capital Pool Corporations. For the past 5 years Mr. Leslie has served as a senior officer and director of a number of private and public oil & gas exploration companies.
Robert Kulhawy is an entrepreneur who has successfully launched over 20 organizations in both for profit and in philanthropic endeavors. Mr. Kulhawy is currently President and CEO of Calco Capital Corporation (a private venture capital firm) and Commerx (a complete internet services provider). He is the Executive Chairman of Calco Environmental Group Ltd., Maple Leaf Environmental Equipment Ltd., NewTerra Environmental Services Ltd., Filter Innovations Inc., and Pacwill Environmental Solutions. He is an active member of World Presidents Organization International (W PO), and L-3 International, including Chairman of its marketing committee.
He is a regular judge of the finals of the Global Student Entrepreneur Awards, and has had many past community and charitable positions. Some of Mr. Kulhawy’s previous positions include International President of the Young Entrepreneurs Organization (now EO), member of the Board of Directors of the Young Presidents Organization International, and board member, Founder and Chairman of the Environmental Committee of the National Wood Flooring Association (NWFA). He is currently a member of the National Round Table on the Environment and the Economy.