Kenneth Wiedrich – President/Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Wiedrich is a senior level executive with extensive experience in company management and oversight, having served in a variety of C-level and Director positions for public, pre-public and private companies in a wide range of industries. In addition to broad managerial expertise, Mr. Wiedrich possesses hands-on experience as in high-level financial roles including operational accounting, reporting for public and pre-public companies, and interfacing directly with Boards of Directors, banks, attorneys, auditing firms, and the Securities and Exchange Commission. Areas of expertise include: financial and strategic planning, accounting and financial operations, budget development and management, business startups and expansions, staff management and development, and public company accounting and reporting. Mr. Wiedrich also has experience with government cost accounting methods and all related government acquisition regulations and software applications. He graduated with a degree in Business and Economics from Northern State University.
Mr. Collier attended Auburn University, Biola College, and UCLA from 1978-1981. He began his college career on a golf scholarship and later studied Business Administration. In 1985, John played professional golf on worldwide golf tours for four consecutive years and enjoyed a number of tournament successes. In 1989, Mr. Collier accepted the position of Director of Sales and Marketing for the second largest golf school in the U.S. From 2003-2007, John co-founded and co-owned First National Warranty. John helped grow the company to sales revenues of over $27 million dollars for 2005 before selling his interest to equity partners in 2007. In 2007, Mr. Collier and his partners purchased 50% of the holding company, which holds 588 acres of resort beachfront property on the Northeast Coast of St. Lucia. Starting in 2010, John began working with and investing in oil and gas exploration companies.
Mr. McCann served as Vice President of Med Gen, a publicly traded company producing and selling healthcare products worldwide including marketing stem cell therapy products, anti-anxiety medicine, natural sleep aid oral sprays, and anti-aging medicinals in the pet market. James was strategically instrumental in raising the funding to go public and capitalizing the initial operating budget. When computers were at their very nascent stage of consumer penetration in the nineties, James paved the way for a brand new industry when he secured the funding for the first 3 internet training schools in southeast Florida. James was the General Manager of the largest auto warranty seller in the nation. He oversaw the sales force and was head of client relations. James has the ability to identify the leading companies in their niche industries early on in their development and secure capital for them to win market share in their respective enterprise spaces. Starting in 2010, James began working with and investing in oil and gas exploration companies.
Mic Fuhrman – Vice President, Process and Design
Mr. Fuhrman has been in the water business for over 40 years designing and building treatment systems for municipal, industrial and hazardous waste treatment. Mr. Fuhrman was the lead engineer in constructing the latest version of our Electroseismic Exploration Technology. He has been involved in the cleanup of over 600 waste sites throughout the Midwest, which involved solvents, heavy metals, oils and greases, cyanides and pesticides.
Joseph M. Sierakoski – Vice President, Engineering
Mr. Sierakoski earned his B.A. in Psychology and B.S. Chemistry from the University of Arizona in 1969 and 1970 respectively. He is an experienced inventor and metallurgist with 7 patents related to mining and mineral extraction. Mr. Sierakoski has over 40 years of experience in all types of mining operations for copper, uranium, vanadium, gold, and silver. He has been involved in all aspects relating to the mineral extraction industry from supervising operations to marketing new projects.