Chantal Schutz, CPA, CA
Chantal is a Canadian Chartered Professional Accountant, alumni of both PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP and KPMG LLP. With 20 years experience in her field, she has held various positions in both privately traded and publicly traded entities, as well as running the Quality Control department for the audits of publicly-traded companies listed in both Canada and the USA.
Chantal has held Board positions for publicly traded entities and currently sits on the Board of Clean Seed Capital Group (CSX.V) as board member and Audit Committee Chair. She previously served as CFO for Back-In-Motion Rehab, and helped the company secure +$2,000,000 in bank financing, while doubling revenues, and increasing net margins from 5% to 20%. She also served as CFO of Alberta Star (ASX.V,) a Vancouver-based mineral exploration company.
Chantal has served as Chief Operating Officer of NYCE Sensors since September 2015 and became CEO March 1, 2017. She has been fully in charge of all operations, important customer relationships and sales, financial management, and strategic planning.
Brian received both his B.Comm. and LL.B. degrees from the University of British Columbia in 1992 and since that time has been focused on the management of private to public venture companies. In 1997, he joined his first public company where he became President and CEO in 1999. In 2002, he founded Nexvu Capital Corp. which is a venture capital firm focused on developing companies in the Resource and Technology Sectors. Brian was a founding board member of DigiBC and a former member of the Funding Review Committee in Computers and Computing for the Science Council of British Columbia as well a former member of the Business Advisory Board of the BC Advanced Systems Institute. In his role at NYCE, Brian guides the vision and senior management of the company.
Will Reishman is a 1968 graduate of The University of Notre Dame, as a Danforth Fellow. He has been in the securities industry since 1979, initially with Bache & Co, subsequently with PaineWebber, Dain Rauscher, and EuroPacific Capital, and is presently an independent Registered Investment Advisor. He is also a General Partner of The Questus Fund, LP, specializing in identifying and funding emerging technology companies.