Mr. Sharples is a partner in First Growth Management (FGM), a small private equity management company formed in 2005. Clint’s primary roles for FGM include President and CEO of Modu-Loc Fence Rentals since 2009 (his role is to lead the overall corporate development and implementation of the strategic direction). In addition, Mr. Sharples is the Chairman of other companies in which FGM has invested, including Strategic Aviation Services Ltd., Sky Café Ltd., US Pressure Test Inc. and US Casing Services Inc. Clint’s executive career began in 1995 when he was made Executive Vice President of Superior Management Group, a national wood pallet company, and was instrumental in its growth, until its sale in 1998 to IFCO Systems. Clint became President of IFCO Canada in 2002 and led a management buyout in 2005, creating Paramount Pallet Inc. Clint served as CEO of Paramount until its sale in 2011.
Mr. Bal is President of Infinity Alliance Corp, a private company that invests in growth companies and provides consulting services for investor relations, corporate finance, business development, mergers and acquisitions for companies listed in Canada.
Mr. Culver is a Senior Exploration Geophysicist with Birchcliff Energy Ltd., a successful public Oil and Gas company based in Alberta. Previously, Brad worked with Encana for 10 years. He obtained his degree in Geological Sciences from Queens University in 1988.
Ms. Khersonski is an accountant with 15 years experience providing consulting and financial services to public companies in various industries.