Board of Directors
President & Chief Executive Officer
Gordon co-founded the Company and has extensive experience in building high-growth technology companies. At Omron Adept Technology, a leader in advanced industrial robotics, he served on the team that led Adept’s turnaround to growth and profitability. At Norsat International, a supplier of satellite ground station equipment and systems, he led business development for their commercial technology products, advancing the company’s market from components to systems. Mr. Deans also spent 17 years with Nortel Networks and Bell- Northern Research in positions in R&D, product marketing and business development. He is a senior member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers and is a Registered Professional Engineer in British Columbia, Canada.
David practices law in the corporate and securities area, focusing on companies listed on Canadian stock exchanges. He also teaches corporate governance and public financing at Simon Fraser University and the TSX Venture Exchange. He is the Past Chair of the Securities Law Subsection of the Canadian Bar Association (B.C. Branch) and was a member of the Securities Law Advisory Committee for the B.C. Securities Commission. David holds Bachelor of Law and Bachelor of Commerce degrees from the University of British Columbia.
John is an executive advisor to a number of early-stage start-up companies. He was formerly the President and Co-CEO of Enwave Corporation (TSX.V: ENW, FSE: E4U.F) where he helped build the company’s strategy, royalty revenue streams, licensing and collaboration agreements with leading global players. Before Enwave, Mr. McNicol held positions as President, COO and Director of Concert Industries Ltd. and Merfin International Inc, two leading airlaid non-wovens manufacturers, as well as HSBC Securities, Pemberton Securities and LRJ Capital. Mr McNicol has considerable experience in equity and investment banking.
Kevin is a Chartered Professional Accountant who brings 25 years of experience in finance and operations within multifaceted international businesses across diverse industries. Mr. Dodds is currently the Chief Financial Officer of Noram Engineering and Constructors, Ltd. and is a director and officer of its operating subsidiaries. He previously held financing positions with Export Development Canada and MacDonald Dettwiler and Associates.