Visionaries

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Yan Namer

Chief Executive Officer 

Mr. Namer is an innovative thinker with broad-based expertise in operations, finance and business development. He has proven ability to quickly analyze key business drivers and develop strategies to grow the bottom-line. Entrepreneurial and driven Chief Executive, with more than 20 years’ experience in numerous companies in domestic and international marketplace.

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Todd Heinzl

CIM, FCSI

Chief  Strategic Officer

CEO/Managing Partner of The Governance Box (GBX). Mr. Heinzl holds over 30 years of experience in the investment and financial services industry.

With a focus on assisting globally minded micro and small cap companies achieve governance & uplisting results for their market shares, GBX and UpListing Ltd. offers structure and disciplined financial growth plans for each client company through the development and implementation of effective business strategy and policy. As a consulting professional managing the process of listing on an Internationally recognized stock exchange such as NASDAQ or NYSE, Mr. Heinzl works with companies from a variety of industries to facilitate maturity within their stock listings in an orderly, compliant transition. International recognized exchanges such as NASDAQ Capital Market, NASDAQ Global Select, NYSE, NYSE American, including TSX.V, NEO, TEX and Hong Kong just to name a few, are increasingly demanding on the listing requirements of the issuer.

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Hamid Boland, MEng

Chief Technical Officer

Mr Boland is an award-winning certified project manager (PMP) with a Bachelor of Applied Science degree in Communications Engineers (with Distinction) and a Masters of Engineering in Technology Innovation Management aimed at aspiring entrepreneurs to create wealth in the early stages of a company. Action-oriented, with sixteen years of a proven track record of moving from vision to execution within the defence and security sector, working closely with universities, and industry. He has led several projects to develop and evaluate mobile applications related to workplace well-being, resilience training, and mental health. He has filed two invention disclosure reports.

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Dr. Joshua Granek, PhD

Chief Scientific Officer

Dr. Granek is an award-winning research scientist with background expertise in the neuroscience of cognitive-motor integration and human factors-based mobile application design. As the scientific lead on several projects for defence and security, Dr. Granek brings a multidisciplinary approach to implementing the best practices of leveraging the unique features of mobile and wearable technologies for configured training. Working closely with international allies, universities, and healthcare professionals, Dr. Granek has led the evaluation and development of several mobile applications in order to enhance resilience training and remote access to care for optimized well-being and operational performance. He has also filed an invention disclosure report.

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John Ross

Chief Financial Officer 

Master of Business Administration (University of Western

Ontario, 1984). CPA, CA (Ontario) in 1987

John is a senior financial management professional with more

than 30 years of private and public company experience.

He is currently the part-time CFO of AMPD Ventures Inc. (CSE -since July 2019), U3O8 Corp. (TSXV - since June 2010), and Omai Gold Mines Corp. (since August 2021). He was the interim CEO (May 2019 to March 2020) and CFO (February 2017 to March 2020) of Hempco Food and Fiber Inc. (TSXV),

which was acquired by Aurora Cannabis Inc. (NYSE) in August 2019.

John was CFO of FNX Mining Company (TSX – 2002 to 2005) during the period when the market capitalization grew from $140 million to $575 million and of IAMGOLD (TSX – 1996 to 2002) when the market capitalization grew from $275 million to $800 million.

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