Danny brings over 35 years of corporate finance & valuation experience. He was a partner at a major international accounting firm for over 18 years. He also served as an MLA, as the energy critic in the Alberta Legislature. Dalla-Longa holds a B.Comm. degree in Chartered Business Valuation is a Certified Business Appraiser and has a Chartered Accountant designation.
Curtis is a Chartered Accountant and led the finance team at a publicly traded Company through transition to a globally-recognized technology leader. Previously, he guided a private company from conceptualization to a national brand leader as well as leading the finance team at a Calgary based oil field service company through a merger and integration process with a billion-dollar acquirer. His career began in the entrepreneurship group at KPMG, where Mr. Smith was an audit manager.
Sid Dutchak is the President of Genstate Development Corp, a private Calgary-based consulting firm. He holds a Bachelor of Laws Degree from the University of Saskatchewan, where he practiced commercial and corporate law for many years.
Brendan Miles is an Assistant Professor for the University of Calgary’s Faculty of Medicine. In his past career Dr. Miles occupied the position of Program Director at the University of Calgary Sunridge Teaching Clinic. Dr. Miles received a doctorate, a graduate, and undergrad degree from Queen’s University
Currently employed as a security consultant, Rick Hanson spent over 40 years in policing. Rick started with the Calgary Police Service in 1975 and over the next 30 years worked in a number of operational and investigative areas.
Dave retired in 2015 following a 47 year career with RBC Royal Bank. In addition to his ongoing support of the community, Dave currently serves as a Director of 4 active businesses, 2 of which are public companies. In addition to director roles, Dave acts as Chairman of the Board for 1 company and Chair, Finance & Audit Committee for a second. He is also honored to serve as a Trustee of the Sawridge Trusts.