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  • Interview: Omid Malekan, Columbia Business School Professor and Crypto Writer 1 December 2022
    Cryptocurrency can be intimidating. Even to people with a good understanding of the financial markets or technology, wrapping their heads around blockchain can be challenging. I sat down on the latest episode of the CoinJournal podcast with someone who can be described as a “crypto academic”,  who also aims to bridge that gap for people. […]
    Dan Ashmore
  • Fantom eyes a breakout. Is the token about to post sustainable gains? 1 December 2022
    Fantom token has recovered by 28% in the last seven days Developments around Fantom asset base have boosted the cryptocurrency FTM has hit a descending trendline and could correct  Fantom (FTM/USD) trades at $0.24 as of press time, its highest level in nearly a month. The cryptocurrency has risen by 28% in the past week, […]
    Motiur Rahman
  • Why BTC rose to $17K. Here is the potential price action next 1 December 2022
    Bitcoin rose on Thursday after Powell’s statement indicated slower rate hikes. BTC price has recovered above the 20-day MA. The long-term momentum is bearish for BTC unless bulls win back the $19,000 level. Bitcoin (BTC/USD) saw increased buyer interest on Thursday, rising to over $17,100. The price increase reflected renewed optimism in all markets after […]
    Motiur Rahman
  • Sam Bankman-Fried’s surreal interview doesn’t clear up much 1 December 2022
    Key Takeaways Bankman-Freid gave a long interview live at the New York Times Dealbook summit last night Against apparent legal advice, he answered a wide range of questions on the entire debacle Very hard to believe him when he says he was not as in the know as would be expected of someone who was […]
    Dan Ashmore
  • Ethereum vs. Ethereum Classic? Metacade (MCADE) Seems to Be the Better Crypto Investment 1 December 2022
    Ethereum and Ethereum Classic are two of the most well-known projects in the crypto space. But if you’re asking, “should I invest in Ethereum or Ethereum Classic?” then you might want to reconsider entirely. There’s a new project called Metacade that’s aiming to dominate one of the fastest-growing industries on the planet, and it’s looking very […]
    Alice Davies

Micah Whittaker

Mining & Facility Supervisor

A Sumter County native, Micah studied Political Science at Georgia Southwestern State University and served for seven years in the Georgia Army National Guard as a Sergeant and Crew Chief aboard the UH-60L Blackhawk helicopter. After being honorably discharged from the Army, Micah began to cultivate his passion for Cryptocurrency.  Having successfully completed his ASIC Miner Repair Technician Certification, he is now pursuing his Bitcoin Certified Professional designation.  Micah’s exceptional work ethic and attention to detail have garnered him a crucial and valuable member of Team Quarry.

Tracey Demarest

Director of U.S. Operations

Tracey brings over 25 years of corporate management and operations experience to her role with Quarry.  Tracey’s degree in Information Technology compliments her extensive background in private and non-profit leadership and has resulted in her proven ability to strategically and successfully drive corporate initiatives.  A lifelong learner, she holds several financial services licenses in addition to her Blockchain Council – Certified Cryptocurrency Auditor designation.  A problem solving, goal oriented professional, Tracey is well suited to spearhead Quarry’s U.S. Operations.

David Lee

President

David is a seasoned engineer & entrepreneur with expertise in technology infrastructure. With over 20 years of industry experience. David has enabled clients and partners to innovate critical IT infrastructure and deploy solutions across multiple industries. David has collaborated with Fortune 500 companies to set enterprise strategy, modernize applications and build, run and maintain IT environments. David is a licensed Professional Engineer of Ontario with a Masters of Engineering, and Co-Founder of IT PRO CANADA and other venture companies.

Captin Sabapathy

Chief Executive Officer

An expert at fulfilling any business requirements into technical solutions architecture, Captin is widely recognized for his innovative approach to design, implementation and management of Information Technology products and services. He has been instrumental in designing and building technology platforms for multiple Fortune 500 companies across the globe. His expertise in the modeling of large-scale systems enable his clients to rapidly adopt new technology solutions. Captin is the Co-Founder of IT PRO CANADA and other venture companies. 

Michelle Demarest

Chief Operating Officer

A highly skilled Program and Project Management professional collaborating with companies across Canada and the United States, Michelle utilizes her 20+ years of technical knowledge along with strategic insights, to create and deliver enhanced integration and automation for large-scale technology startups.  Renowned for her ability to successfully manage complex projects, Michelle has a certification in Cryptocurrency from MIT, as well as certifications in Project Management (PMP), Six Sigma, Certified Bitcoin Professional (CBP) and is one of only 6000 Certified Information Security Professionals (CISSP) in Canada.

Dave Raymond

Executive Chairman

Dave is the President of Erinwood Ford Mississauga, Canada where his day-to-day responsibilities include managing over 100 employees, implementing processes to maintain award winning customer satisfaction, excellent employee moral and deploying new technologies to grow profit. Dave is also active in many other companies with a wide-ranging focus.  Mr. Raymond’s philanthropic work also includes as many as 15 charities including being a sponsor of the Erindale Collegiate and the Character Counts Award, Salvation Army’s Toy Mountain and Board Member of St. Joe’s Hospital.

David Campbell

Financial Advisor

David Campbell is an experienced financial executive and Financial Advisor to Quarry Dynamics.  David has significant experience as CFO for many private and public technology companies over the last 30 years, including taking 3 companies public as CFO and doing numerous acquisitions, divestitures, debt and equity raises.   David earned his CFA designation in 1996 and started his career as a venture investor for a C$800 million fund.  He currently spends most of this time as President of Hammond Paper Company, a paperboard distribution and converting company he acquired in 2017. 

Patrick Forbes

Advisor

Patrick Forbes has decades of experience as an entrepreneur in areas ranging from construction and property development to software development and telecommunications.  Mr. Forbes’ business experience includes executive level management, finance, administration, sales, product research, operations, strategic and tactical & operations planning, logistics and deployment.  Pat is the former Chief Executive Officer of Trade 360 Corporation, a privately held Ontario corporation and has been the President and the Chairman of the Board of additional Ontario private and public companies.

Mark Fletcher

Corporate Legal Counsel

Mark Fletcher, J.D. acts as consulting Senior Corporate Counsel to Quarry Dynamics Inc.  Mark has many years’ experience at the nexus of business, law, and finance with emphases on corporate governance, capital markets, corporate finance, and mergers and acquisitions.  In addition to many years in private practice, his experience includes:  serving as General Counsel to public and private corporations; serving on the Boards of Directors of public and private corporations; and, serving as Chief Executive Officer of a publicly-traded biotechnology corporation.