Daniel G. Innes, CEO & Director
Mr. Innes holds a Hon BSc and Masters degree in geology and began his career with the Ontario Geological Survey in the Precambrian mapping sector in 1969. Over the next 11 year period he held the position of Resident Geologist, Sudbury Mining Division and later as a Mineral deposits specialist group geologist responsible for Cu-Ni-PGM's. In 1980, he left the Government and focused his work within the mineral exploration industry, consulting for many junior exploration and major mining companies working in the Canadian Shield, the US, Central and South America, Australia and Asia. He was a founder, past chair, President & CEO of a number of junior exploration companies and most recently of Lake Shore Gold Corp. He co-founded and serves on the Boards of Radon Environmental Management Corp. , Pembrook Mining Corp., and LaSalle Exploration Corp., all private mineral sector companies.
Arnold Klassen, CFO
Mr. Klassen is a CA and CPA and has over 30 years of experience in accounting, audit and tax, including 25 years of experience in the mining industry. Mr. Klassen is currently president of a private consulting company, and prior to that was Vice President of Finance for Dynatec Corporation from 1988 to 2007. Dynatec Corporation was a publicly traded TSX listed company from 1997 to 2007. He held a similar position with the Tonto Group of Companies from 1984 to 1988. Mr. Klassen holds a degree in Commerce from the University of British Columbia and spent seven years with KPMG prior to becoming Vice President of Finance with the Tonto Group of Companies.
Brigitte Dejou, P. Eng, VP Exploration
Ms. Dejou holds both a Bachelor of Engineering degree and a Masters of Applied Science degree from Ecole Polytechnique de Montréal and is a member of the Ordre des Ingénieurs du Québec. Ms Dejou has 25 years of experience in mineral exploration including 18 years within Teck Cominco (now Teck) managing various exploration programs and two years with Osisko Mining Corporation working on the evaluation of new projects. Ms. Dejou brings to LaSalle a wealth of experience in running a variety of exploration projects from grass-roots to pre-feasibility stage across North America. She has explored for a variety of commodities both for base metals (Zn, Pb, Cu, Ni) and precious metals (Au, Ag, PGE). Ms Dejou also worked for a number of junior companies.
Cecilia Bonatto, Controller
Ms. Bonatto is an experienced CGA with 16 years accounting experience. She is the Controller at Zincore Metals Inc. & Part-time Consultant to Lasalle Exploration Corp, Sunridge Capital Corp. and Radon Environmental Management Corp. Ms. Bonatto holds a Management Certificate, Financial Management, Professional Accounting option from British Columbia Institute of Technology and Bachelor Degree in Languages (English, Spanish and French).