board of directors & officers


Adam MacDonald
PRESIDENT & Director

Mr. MacDonald has held various roles in business advisory and financial management at Deloitte and Stawowski McGill. He conceived and developed the concept to launch Secret Barrel Distillery and SBD Capital Corp. He has a Bachelor of Business Administration from St. Francis Xavier University, and a Chartered Professional Accountant designation.



Mr. Hopkins has over 25 years of financial management experience in the resources industry. He has spent most of his career in senior roles with public mining companies, including U.S. Silver, Rio Algom, BHP Billiton, Suncor and several Canadian and international junior mining companies.  He has a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Toronto, and a Chartered Accountant designation and MBA from the Schulich School of Business at York University.



Brian murray

Mr. Murray has worked as a Certified Professional Accountant and Chartered Accountant in Ontario for over 40 years. He has more than 25 years experience with reporting issuers and is currently a director and officer of several other public companies including Cava Resources Inc., Stina Resources Inc. and Gorilla Minerals Corp.


Brian sTECYK

Mr. Stecyk has an extensive background not only in corporate communications, but also in corporate and political networking and public relations. Following a career in senior management at the Alberta Government, Brian owned and operated a successful advertising and public relations firm that is now entering its thirty-sixth year in business. In addition to marketing and communications his strengths include strategic management and planning. For several years he was a member of the Canadian Association of Professional Speakers. Mr. Stecyk has held various senior executive positions and has served on many government boards, including several charity boards, over the years.  Currently, Mr. Stecyk sits on the board of directors of Stina



Mr. Taylor is graduate of Queen’s Law School and has been a member of the Alberta Law Society since 1997.
He is a partner in the law firm Taylor Janis with offices in Calgary and Edmonton.