CEO, President and Director
Mr. Rose has over 35 years’ experience in finance and investment where he has played important roles in corporate financings for various publicly‐traded companies throughout his career. He has successfully completed the Canadian Securities Course from the Canadian Securities Institute. Mr. Rose began his career in finance with the Bank of Nova Scotia and then became a stockbroker and subsequently progressed to a senior executive position and partner/owner of an international brokerage house. Currently, Mr. Rose serves Zimtu as a corporate communication specialist, where he focuses on presenting Zimtu’s investment message to its shareholders and the general investment community. Mr. Rose has held his role at Zimtu since June 2016. Prior to his current role he has worked in corporate communications roles at: Khot Infrastructure Holdings Inc., now called Blockchain Holdings Ltd., a blockchain company listed on the CSE (April 2015 – April 2016), Canada Rare Earth Corporation, a junior mining company listed on the TSX‐V (April 2015 – January 2016) and Vanoil Energy Inc., a junior oil and gas company listed on the TSX‐V (November 2009 to December 2014). Mr. Rose was the vice president of investor relations of Dimension Five Technologies Inc. (April 23, 2018 to October 9, 2019).
Chief Financial Officer
Jody Bellefleur is a CPA with over 25 years of experience as a corporate accountant, focusing exclusively on public companies for the last 10 years. Ms. Bellefleur obtained her B.Comm degree from the University of British Columbia in April 1994. Ms. Bellefleur is responsible for all aspects of regulatory financial reporting including the preparation of quarterly financial statements, management discussion and analysis reports, the coordination of annual audits, and government tax and regulatory reporting for multiple public companies.
Mr. Charland has been a Director of Zimtu Capital Corp. from January 2012 to present, director of Arctic Star Exploration Corp. from March 2012 to present, a junior mining company listed on the TSX‐V and is currently a director of Maple Gold Mines Ltd., a junior mining company listed on the TSX‐V, Eyecarrot Innovations Corp., a technology company listed on the TSX‐V and Alpha Lithium Corp., a junior mining company listed on the TSX‐V. Mr. Charland obtained a degree in Marketing Management from the British Columbia Institute of Technology in June 2002.
Mr. Hodge, has an extensive background in business that includes over 25 years’ experience in the management and financing of publicly‐traded companies. His strengths lie in leadership and imaginative direction. Mr. Hodge’s success has been founded on a belief in team building, consultation and strong leadership, as well as a willingness to incorporate expert advice into a viable working enterprise. Mr. Hodge is currently the President and a director of Zimtu, a public investment issuer listed on the TSX‐V, the CEO and a director of Commerce Resources Corp., a junior mining company listed on the TSXV, a director of Dimension Five Technologies Inc., a technology company listed on the CSE, roles he has held since July 2008, September 2014 and September 6, 2018 respectively and a director of Zinc8 Energy Solutions Inc., a technology company listed on the CSE, from August 2, 2019.
Ms. Milne has been providing corporate and securities compliance as well as corporate secretarial services to publicly listed companies since 2007 and has years of management experience, specializing in corporate governance and compliance for public companies listed on the NYSE, TSX and TSX‐ V. She is currently a director of Saville Resources Inc., a junior mining company listed on the TSX‐V, QMC Quantum Minerals Corp., a junior mining company listed on the TSX‐V, Minfocus Exploration Corp., a junior mining company listed on the TSX‐V and Fitch Street Capital Corp., a capital pool company listed on the NEX board of the TSX‐V. Ms. Milne obtained her Legal Assistant diploma from the Capilano University in June 1997. Ms. Milne is a member of the Governance Professionals of Canada and is financially literate and able to evaluate and understand the Company’s financial statements at the current level of complexity.
Nicholas Rodway, P.Geo.
Mr. Rodway holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Memorial University of Newfoundland in April 2013and is a member of the Association of Engineers and Geoscientists of British Columbia. He has worked intensively in publicly‐traded companies for the past 5 years where he has played strategic roles in financings, investor communications, property acquisitions, and project management. Mr. Rodway is currently an independent geological consultant and serves as a director of Saville Resources Inc., a junior mining company listed on the TSX‐V and Frankfurt Exchange and Kings Bay Resources Corp., a junior mining company listed on the TSX‐V. He was the in‐house geologist at Zimtu from January 2015 to June 30, 2019. He was the vice president of corporate development of Dimension Five Technologies Inc. from April 23, 2018 to September 10, 2019. Prior to his employment at Zimtu he was the geologist at Baffinland Iron Mines Corporation, a non‐reporting issuer, from June 2011 to September 2014.
Mr. Adam has over 10 years experience in exploration and mining. He was part of the team that discovered and delineated the Deep Kerr and Lower Iron Cap deposits at the KSM project for Seabridge Gold. Since 2016, he has had responsibility for designing and conducting exploration programs for Seabridge at the Iskut project, an epithermal-porphyry hydrothermal system in the Stikine assemblage. Mr. Adam has exploration experience for Seabridge Gold across a variety of deposit types in the Northwest Territories, Nevada and the Yukon. He is Professional Geologist registered in British Columbia. He holds an MSc. in Geology from Western University and a BSc. in Geological Sciences from the University of Leeds.