John C. Gingerich

A recognized leader within the mining and associated technology communities, Mr. Gingerich has served on a number of industry and government boards and committees, including the Exploration Division of the Canadian Mining Industry Research Organization (Chairman) and the Ontario Geological Survey Advisory Board (Chairman).

Mr. Gingerich, P. Geo., is a professional geophysicist (APGO) with over thirty-five years’ experience in exploration and mining industry technology. As a past Director of Research and Technical Innovation with Noranda Exploration, Mr. Gingerich was part of the senior management team and involved in the evaluation, acquisition, and development of mineral opportunities within Canada and around the world. Mr. Gingerich founded Geotechnical Business Solutions (GBS), a company dedicated to the development and financing of exploration opportunities and related technology.

Mr. Gingerich was a director of BacTech Mining Corporation, and became a director of BacTech Environmental Corporation following completion of the Plan of Arrangement in December 2010.

Ben Christy