MichaEl A. Konnert - President, Chief Executive Officer
Michael Konnert founded Vizsla Resources in 2017. He is President & CEO and Director of the Company
Mr. Konnert is co-founder and Partner of Inventa Capital Corp., a private natural resource investment company. Previously, he was co-founder and CEO of Cobalt One Energy Corp. which was acquired by Blackstone Minerals Ltd. (ASX-BSX) in 2017. He has nearly a decade of experience in the natural resources industry, specifically in executing successful corporate strategies for mineral exploration companies. Mr. Konnert started his career with Pretium Resources Inc. (TSX-PVG) shortly after their $265M IPO. Following that, he spent three years with Riverside Resources Inc. (TSXV-RRI). Mr. Konnert holds a BCom from Royal Roads University and a Diploma in Entrepreneurship from the British Columbia Institute of Technology.
Kenneth C. Phillippe - Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Phillippe is a Chartered Professional Accountant and has more than 35 years of public company experience. He obtained a Bachelor of Commerce Degree from the University of British Columbia in 1976, then went on to article with Thorne Riddell (now KPMG) and obtained his professional accounting designation in 1981.
Mr. Phillippe established his own accounting practice in 1981 and has served as an officer and director of public reporting issuers in both Canada and the United States.
Mr. Philippe currently serves as Chief Financial Officer and a Director of Cameo Resources Corp., a mineral exploration company traded on the TSXV; Chief Financial Officer and a Director of MX Gold Corp, a mineral exploration company traded on the TSXV; Chief Financial Officer of Noram Ventures Inc., a mineral exploration company traded on the TSXV; and Chief Financial officer and Director of Whitewater Capital Corp., a mineral exploration company traded on the CSE.
JeNNIFER Hanson - Corporate Secretary
Jennifer is a highly dedicated and versatile Senior Professional who is leveraging 22+ years of excellence in all aspects of human resource management, accounting, and administration, by generating invoices, resolving problems quickly, designing email system, processing income statement requests, administering HR functions, and achieving outcomes through a people-first method.