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Mr. Jack Wagenti, Chairman of The Board

Mr. Wagenti (79) was previously elected Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of US Precious Metals, Inc. in December 2007 and subsequently resigned in October 2008. Mr. Wagenti had been Chief Financial Officer / Secretary / Treasurer from May of 2002 until the December 2007 appointment. Mr. Wagenti was appointed again in August 2010 as Chairman of the Board, Secretary Treasurer and Chief Financial Officer of US Precious Metals, Inc. Mr. Wagenti resigned all positions in US Precious Metals, Inc. November 30, 2011. Mr. Wagenti has been Director of International Power Group since October of 2004 and resigned September 2008. From 1996 to May 2009, Mr. Wagenti has served in varying capacities of American International Ventures, Inc., a Company trading on the Over the Counter Bulletin Board and Pink Sheet market. Mr. Wagenti resigned as a Director in May of 2009 as a Director of American International Ventures, Inc. and was reappointed February 6, 2012 as a Director and subsequently all present Directors and Officers resigned giving Mr. Wagenti complete control of the Company.   


Jose G. Garcia, Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Garcia has more than twelve years of mining experience with a background in consulting, identification of viable properties, production projections and advisor in operations Mr. Garcia formerly served as the vice president of U.S. Precious Metals Inc. (USPR), a publicly traded mining company, and President of U.S. Precious Metals de Mexico. Mr. Garcia is presently President of AIVN de Mexico.


Mr. Kevin Gillen, Chief Operating Officer

Mr. Gillen (51) is a confident, resourceful and highly qualified construction superintendent with over 25 years of distinguished performance in the commercial and residential building industry. Mr. Gillen is Superintendent with Anderson Interior, Florida from 2013 to present. Also, Mr. Gillen was Superintendent with Interstate Drywall Corporation, New Jersey from 2009 till 2013 and 1996 till 2005 as General Foreman.  Mr. Gillen is the Chairman’s son-in-law.


Mr. Frederick R. Dunne Jr., Director

Mr. Dunne Is managing member of Dunne & Associates, LLC, a law firm in Kearny, New Jersey. Mr. Dunne received his BA from Niagara University 1966 and his JD from Seton Hall University1970. Mr. Dunne was admitted as an Attorney at Law in the State of New Jersey on November 28, 1972; to the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey on November 28,1972; to the State of New York on May 15, 1984; to the United States District Court for the District of Colorado on May 19, 1997; to the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit on October 28, 1998; to the United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York on March 14, 2000 and the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York on March14, 2000. Mr. Dunne has served many elected or appointed positions in Kearny, North Arlington, and Hudson County. Mr. Dunne was President West Hudson Bar Association, Chairman St. Benedict's Alumni Fund and St. Benedict's Prep Reunion Committee and Fund Raising.

Mr. Arthur deWitt Ackerman, Director

Mr. Ackerman has been involved with entrepreneurial endeavors and sales for most of his career. From 1967-1980 Mr. Ackerman had a successful career with Home Life of New York where he was a member of the Hall of Fame and a Charter member of the Top of the Round Table. In 1982 Mr. Ackerman co- founded a Wall Street based gold exploration and money management group. Since 1980 Mr. Ackerman has been an investment banker for resource and technology companies, raising over $50,000,000 for early stage companies. Mr. Ackerman is also an angel investor in resource, technology and renewable energy companies, and  in a  LEEDS  community  in  the  Mohave  Desert  which  will  incorporate  hydroponic  farming,  water production, solar power generation, and residential and resort facilities. Mr. Ackerman is a Director of Beech Tree Labs, Inc. and The Mohave National Preserve Conservancy. Mr. Ackerman is also a member of the Board of Advisors of TrakLok Corp.

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