René R. Galipeau, C.G.A Vice-Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and Director
A seasoned mining executive with over 35 years of experience, René Galipeau has held senior positions with a number of gold and base metals mining companies in Canada and the U.S., and has been a director of eight public mining companies. Mr. Galipeau is also Chairman of Nuinsco Resources Limited and a Director of Wallbridge Mining Company Limited.
Sean Stokes, BA, MBA, Interim Chief Financial Officer, Corporate Secretary and Vice-President, Public Affairs
Sean Stokes has close to 30 years of communications/business development/finance experience with a broad range of publicly traded and private companies primarily in the metals and mining sector, including Scandinavian Minerals, Tiberon Minerals, Orvana Minerals, Inter-Citic Minerals, Geomaque Explorations, Harris Steel Group and Wallbridge Mining.
Victory Silica Management
Ken Murdock, CEO & Director, Victory Silica
Ken Murdock has a degree in Environmental Engineering from McGill University, a Civil Engineering degree from the University of Manitoba, and over 25 years of related experience with Lafarge Cement, United Industrial Services Ltd. and Canfrac Sands Ltd. Prior to joining Victory Silica he managed his own firm, I.M.&M. Consulting, where he was involved in building sand plants for third parties.
Troy Bergen, Plant Manager, Seven Persons Frac Sand Facility
Troy Bergen operated the Seven Persons frac sand facility between 2008 and 2010 with previous owner 3R Sand Ltd. Prior to that, he was Operations Manager with Clean Earth Environmental Ltd.