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· Meet Our Team ·

Tim Kemp – CEO/President

Mr. Kemp has over 25 years of Oil & Gas experience. A past founder and CEO of a TSX listed Oil & Gas company with a track record of growth to $100 M+ (NPV) within 18 months of its initial start-up phase. A past owner of a Geophysical Operations company based out of Western Canada with operations in the USA.

B.Sc. U of C; Financial Literacy Program, Haskayne School of Business.

Tal Hogbin – COO

Mr. Hogbin has over 25 years Oil & Gas experience in Geophysical Project Management in both technical and senior management positions.  Working with many O&G companies in Western Canada he has carved out a reputation for delivering a high quality of service in his work.  Mr. Hogbin’s experience includes full phase administration of 2D and 3D seismic programs, from the regulatory application process through to managing field work execution, and culminating in data acquisition for end clients. Tal also has experience with managing leased buildings, reclamation and abandonment projects. 

Mike Kowpak – CTO

Mr. Kowpak is a geomatics professional and results oriented technical manager with over 25 years of hands-on experience in the application of leading-edge GIS and UAV drone technologies for Pipeline, Power, Oil & Gas, Mining, and municipal clients. He is an experienced manager of development and production teams focused on meeting client needs while ensuring schedule, quality control, and efficiency. He is an enthusiastic advocate of the adoption of new technologies, and to the advancement of client-based products and decision-making tools.

Frank van der Vliet – Director

Mr. van der Vliet has over 25 years of Oil & Gas experience. He has held positions as a Senior Geologist, Exploration Manager, and Vice-President of Exploration for major O&G companies both public and private. Significant career achievements include the discovery of 50 Million BOE in Western Canada Sedimentary Basin.

Tom O’Sullivan – Director of Legal Affairs