Art Freeze, P.Geo.
Mr. Freeze has 45 years’ experience in mineral exploration and project management and was employed as Principal Consulting Geologist to Goldcorp Inc., Silver Wheaton Corp., and New Gold Inc., variously between 2002 and 2008. In addition, he has held positions with several major companies including: Cominco Ltd., Pasminco Ltd., Echo Bay Mines Ltd. and Pan American Silver Corp. He was a Director of Norsemont Mining Inc., which was acquired by HudBay Minerals Inc., in 2011. Recently he acted as a Consulting Geologist and Advisory Board member to Orko Silver Corp., before its recent acquisition by Coeur Mining Inc. Currently Mr. Freeze is President of Stillwater Enterprises Ltd. and sits as a Director of Eagle Mountain Gold Corp., Telson Resources Inc., Canasil Resources Inc., Orex Minerals Inc., and as an Advisor to Starcore International Mines Ltd.„ Grande Portage Resources Ltd and Orovero Resources Corp. Mr. Freeze has extensive experience in North, Central and South America, in Spain, in the former Soviet Republics and in North Korea. Most recently Mr. Freeze has devoted the majority of his professional services to Orex Minerals Inc., and he continues to consult on a part time basis to Goldcorp Inc. He is a member of the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of British Columbia.