President & Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Tait brings significant experience in executive and director positions with public mineral exploration companies to Superior Copper. Mr. Tait was a director and President of Southern Star Resources Inc., which merged with Exall Resources to form Gold Eagle Mines Ltd. Gold Eagle Mines Ltd. was purchased by Goldcorp Inc. for $1.5 billion in 2008. Mr. Tait has over 20 years of experience in the mining exploration business.
Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Leskovec is a Chartered Professional Accountant with over 15 years of financial experience with publicly listed companies and as the VP, Financial Reporting of Northfield Capital Corporation (TSXV listed investment holding company). Mr. Leskovec also holds an Honours BAcc from Brock University in Ontario, Canada. Mr. Leskovec also serves as the Chief Financial Officer of Nighthawk Gold Corp. and White Pine Resources Inc. (both TSXV listed resource companies). Prior to this and until its sale in 2008, Mr. Leskovec served as an Officer of Gold Eagle Mines Ltd. (TSX listed resource company), which was involved in the development of the Bruce Channel deposit in Red Lake, Ontario, and was sold to Goldcorp Inc. for $1.5 billion. Mr. Leskovec was an Audit and Assurance Manager at Smith Nixon LLP, where he managed audit engagements of publicly listed corporations traded on the TSX and TSXV.
Senior Geological Consultant
Senior Geologist with more than 40 years (46 field seasons) of Canadian and International exploration and mining experience in gold, base metals, platinum group metals, alluvial and kimberlite diamonds, industrial minerals with both major exploration/mining companies and numerous international exploration/mining consulting groups.
Mr. Quinn has been involved with Superior Copper since 2010 helping with all aspects of the company including acquisitions, managing aspects of the projects, and marketing. He graduated from Dalhousie University with an Honours B.Sc. Geology in 2009.