Glen R. "Trig"
After military service Gamble attended the University of Colorado and graduated in 1970 with a degree in Accounting and Finance. In the 70's Gamble was engaged in real estate, primarily in the sale of homes, home sites, mining properties and commercial leasing. During this time he was involved in financing a number of mining ventures through partnerships, limited partnership and joint ventures. In 1979 Gamble orchestrated the sale and financing on a ranch in Russell, Kansas on which were several oil and gas producing wells. This led to the creation of Petro-Package Brokerage, which specialized in packaging, financing and selling producing oil and gas properties. Gamble has served as an officer and director for companies in mining, oil and gas, cattle, real estate and resource financing. Currently he is a director of Natural Buttes Gas Corp., manager of Desert Flower Mining LLC, and president and chairman of Victory Minerals Corp. and Pinnacle Resources Inc.
Hildebrand has degrees in geological engineering from the Colorado School of Mines and business management from La Salle University. He has more than forty years of international experience in exploration, mining engineering, mine production, economic evaluation of mining properties and management of mine-mill operations. Hildebrand has worked for Union Carbide as a mining engineer involved in feasibility studies and economic analyses of mine development and production. He acted as a consultant to Gulf Oil, General Electric and other international corporations. In 1970 Hildebrand founded and was president of Polaris Resources. Since 1996 he has been vice president of Environmental Assurance Corporation. In 1980, Her Majesty Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands appointed him Honorary Consul for Colorado, New Mexico and Wyoming. He served in this capacity for 11 years and was appointed a Knight in the Order of Oranje Nassau.
Dr. Becker is a
renowned metallurgist and inventor of the breakthrough processing technology
being applied at Titan's tantalite refinery and Pinnacle's titanium
and vanadium projects. Over the course of his illustrious 35-year career,
Dr. Becker has served as consulting metallurgist for numerous multinational
steel companies worldwide. He was also a key consultant to Highveld
Steel and Vanadium, in Tridelta and was Senior lecturer, Department
of Mate Science and Metallurgical Engineering, University of Pretoria,
South Africa for 24 years. Dr. Becker is most highly acclaimed for his
three world patents on new processes for titanium and vanadium recovery
and the production of nano scale hematite and ferrite powder.