|D. Grenville Thomas, P. Eng.|
Position: Chairman & Director
D. Grenville Thomas is best known as as the founder (and has held positions as Chairman, President and Director) of Toronto-based Aber Resources Ltd. (now Harry Winston Diamond Corporation). Harry Winston holds interests in various properties throughout the Northwest Territories, including the Diavik Diamond Mine, Canada's second diamond mine.
More recently, Mr. Thomas was a Director of both Navigator Exploration Corp. and Strongbow Resources Inc. Strongbow Resources merged in 2004 to become Strongbow Exploration Inc. Mr. Thomas currently holds the position of Chairman of the Board with Strongbow Exploration.
In January of 2009, Mr. Thomas was inducted into the Canadian Mining Hall of Fame.
Mr. Thomas brings significant exploration experience and demonstrated exploration success to the Board.