George C. Moon, M. Sc., P. Eng.
George Moon has over thirty years of experience in the fields of technical management and leadership in various executive positions as well as building complex software systems. Mr. Moon has published a book entitled “Lessons Learned: Management and Leadership for a Technical World” where he shares stories from his experiences. These stories include ones from when he founded his own company, ran several global development teams and his years as CTO of a multi-national software company that grew from $45 million to $170 million U.S.
Mr. Moon has had a successful career in key positions at Wild Leitz, a Swiss based multi-billion dollar high tech company, where he led a large international team to build the ground breaking GIS SYSTEM 9, Prime Computer, Unisys and MapInfo Corporation. He built and successfully sold his start-up company as well as founding a company providing leadership training and helping grow businesses.
Mr. Moon has received various honours. He is the recipient of a 2008 invention of the year from Pitney Bowes, received special recognition for his research in multi-dimensional data types and spatial functions to extend a relational database management system that led to the first commercial deployment of variable length data types, holds multiple patents in the location mobile space and is a Fellow of Calumet College.
Barbara H. Carroll, CPG
Barbara Carroll is a Principal Consultant and Founder of GeoGRAFX. Her firm provides professional and technical geological services and products to the resource exploration and mining industries worldwide. Ms. Carroll is a certified Professional Geologist by the American Institute of Professional Geologists with over 30 years of wide ranging international exploration experience in the mining industry. Immediately prior to forming GeoGRAFX, Ms. Carroll served as Project Manager for Phelps Dodge Mining Co.’s Jerome Project, a multi-million dollar preliminary evaluation of the remaining potential of the United Verde Mine in Arizona which resulted in completion of a new geologic model and preliminary resource estimate. Prior to working for Phelps Dodge, she was Systems Geologist at Battle Mountain Gold Co., and responsible for resource evaluation and selection and support of software/hardware for all US Exploration offices as well as remote computer communications. She has extensive experience in construction of geologic models and resource/reserve estimation, as well as creation and management of GIS databases.