Prior to joining GFG Resources, Mr. Brown enjoyed a 21-year career at Cripple Creek and Victor Gold Mining Company. During this time he spent 9 years as Exploration Manager, during which time 6.4 million ounces of gold were added to the resource, including 4.1 million added to reserves. He also held positions as Chief Geologist, Sr. Geologist, Ore Control Geologist and Exploration Geologist. Prior to his time at Cripple Creek, he has 10 years of additional experience as an exploration geologist. Mr. Brown holds a B.Sc degree in Geology from Southern Methodist University, a M.Sc in Geology from the University of Minnesota and a MBA from the University of Colorado.