TSXV:JET Although the new CEO of Canada Jetlines (TSXV:JET) has only been in the Captain’s seat for one day, his role in leading what will be Canada’s first ULCC (Ultra Low Cost Carrier) has caught the quick attention of the media and press. Stan Gadek, who is also a director of JET, has a very […]
About Grant Howard
Grant Howard - President
Grant founded The Howard Group in 1988.
He is also President and owner of Accolade Capital, General Partner for the Insight Limited Partnership II, which was launched in early 2008. Accolade is governed by an independent Board of Directors comprised of successful entrepreneurs. Insight LP I, which was launched in late 2003 and came to term in 2011 provided its partners with positive real returns. The investment focus is on micro and small cap opportunities.
He served as a director of Solana Resources for 10 years until it was merged in late 2008 creating a Columbian energy company with 11 thousand barrels a day of production, no debt, $200 million in cash and a market cap of $750 million. Grant was a 5 year member of the Advisory Committee to the Bissett School of Management at Mount Royal University in Calgary, Alberta, a former director of the Calgary Angel Network and served on a number of charitable organizations.
Prior to forming The Howard Group, he enjoyed a multifaceted ten-year career as a television and radio journalist and seven years as a crisis communications and media advisor with his long-term clients including the Calgary City Police and the XV Winter Olympics Organizing Committee.
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In addition to holding a variety of interests in Cuba based businesses, LGC has substantial ownership in two energy exploration companies, one of which has issued a news release under the banner headline of “50% Upgrade to Exploration Potential in Melbana’s Cuba Acreage”. LGC has a 13.76% interest in Australian listed Melbana Energy (MAY), which […]
In the company’s update that was issued on Wednesday (February 1st), there were several positive developments noted that nudged our curiosity and prompted a conversation with management. Most certainly, this is not “inside” information, but it does provide somewhat more dimension as to the progress being made at TRAKOPOLIS. The news release stated that four […]
In what is clearly a blossoming sector, Doug Taylor, Canaccord Genuity’s Director of Technology and Aerospace Research, makes the case for TRAKOPOLIS’s positioning within the “sizeable sandbox” that is the “intersection of telematics and IoT (Internet of Things).” Mr. Taylor writes that TRAKOPOLIS has positioned itself well in that, “A key differentiator is the hardware-agnostic […]
“Pleasantly surprised” was our response to the depth of knowledge displayed today (May 12) by AGF VP and Portfolio Manager Peter Imhof, in response to a video question about CEMATRIX during his appearance on BNN’s Market Call. We sat up and took notice, as Mr. Imhoff, a long-time and well known fund manager, follows or […]
FLYHT CEO, Bill Tempany, was in the spotlight today with an appearance on the Canadian network ‘CTV Morning Live’ to discuss the company’s technology in light of the recent downing of Malaysian flight MH17 over Eastern Ukraine. While there was significant global media focus on the attributes of the company’s AFIRS technology following the March […]