In a special episode for Asian Heritage Month, the CSE’s Phillip Shum is joined by Enduro Metals (CSE:ENDR) Director of Communications Sean Kingsley to discuss his journey to a successful career in mining, his advice for young people, and the challenges he faces at his job. The conversation also addresses what Asian Heritage Month means to Sean and the influence of his Chinese heritage on his perspectives.
Here’s an overview of what Phillip and Sean discuss in this edition of the “Exchange for Entrepreneurs” podcast:
00:00 – Introduction and family background
03:40 – Professional background
05:15 – Getting into the mining space
07:10 – The most exciting part of the job
08:50 – Advice for anyone who wants to get into the industry
10:55 – How has your Asian heritage shaped the person you are today?
13:25 – Any traditions that you are especially proud of?
17:30 – The state of discovering new minerals/metals
20:30 – What does Asian Heritage Month mean to you?
22:30 – Final message and contact information
About Sean Kingsley
Sean Kingsley provides strategic consultation to private and publicly listed junior resource companies. He has 15 years’ experience within the mineral exploration, mining and development sector specializing in corporate development, strategic marketing, consultation, investor relations/awareness & capital raising. Mr. Kingsley has a strong grass-roots & a global investor network, a firm understanding of the financial markets and experience in utilizing diverse methods for public communications globally.
Learn more about Enduro Metals at https://endurometals.com/.
In a special episode for Asian Heritage Month, the CSE’s Phillip Shum is joined by Entheon Biomedical (CSE:ENBI) Director Ruth Chun, M.A., J.D. to discuss her journey to a successful career in law and cannabis, her advice for young people, and the importance of Asian representation in leadership roles. The conversation also addresses what Asian Heritage Month means to Ruth and how her Korean heritage informs her decision-making.
Here’s an overview of what Phillip and Ruth discuss in this edition of the “Exchange for Entrepreneurs” podcast:
00:00 – Introduction and Background
03:06 – How Ruth became involved in Hollard Insurance Company of Namibia
06:30 – Ruth’s inspiration behind working in the field
07:55 – Advice for someone who wants to enter the field
11:15 – The three most important things people should know about your culture
14:40 – Interesting hobbies you have that people should know about
16:01 – Role models and Asian representation in popular culture
18:25 – What does Asian Heritage Month mean to you?
About Ruth Chun
Ruth Chun is a lawyer focused on advising regulated businesses in the cannabis, psychedelics, natural resources, and energy industries from start-up to exit. Ms. Chun currently serves on several boards including Entheon Biomedical Corp. (CSE:ENBI) and is the chairperson of SAVIS of Halton. She served as the first female executive at a leading insurer in southern Africa as the head of legal and compliance and was a partner at Africa’s largest law firm. Previously, she chaired Rio Tinto’s pension fund for Rössing Uranium Mine and was a trustee of the Alexander Forbes umbrella group of funds. She received an Hon BA (Trinity College), MA from the University of Toronto and Juris Doctor from Queens University. She is called to the bar in Ontario, New York and Namibia.
Learn more about Entheon Biomedical Corp. at https://www.entheonbiomedical.com/.
In a special episode celebrating Asian Heritage Month, the CSE’s Phillip Shum is joined by Anish Chopra, Managing Director and Portfolio Manager at Portfolio Management Corporation, to discuss his journey to a successful career in wealth management, his advice for young people entering the industry, and why diversity is so important for fostering new insights. The conversation also addresses what Asian Heritage Month means to Mr. Chopra.
Here’s an overview of the discussion in this edition of the “Exchange for Entrepreneurs” podcast:
00:00 – Introduction and Background
05:35 – What inspired you to work in accounting?
08:45 – Advice for others who want to join the industry
11:35 – How has your heritage shaped your identity?
14:00 – What does Asian Heritage Month mean to you?
14:55 – What are some talents or skills that most people don’t know you have?
16:10 – Social media links and website information
About Anish Chopra
Anish is a Managing Director and Portfolio Manager covering global equities and fixed income at Portfolio Management Corporation, a boutique investment management firm for high net worth investors and their families. As a result of his accumulated professional expertise, Anish is a sought-after media commentator regularly providing his views on business trends and developments on BNN Bloomberg, to the Canadian Press and other media.
Learn more about Portfolio Management Corp. at https://portfoliomanagement.ca/.
CSE’s Phillip Shum recently chatted with Terry Howlett, CEO at Ovation Science Inc. (CSE:OVAT), to discuss the company’s current developments in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic.
In this discussion, Terry discusses his company’s alcohol-free solution to hand-sanitization (1:11), how the DermSafe product was utilized by the Canadian Olympic teams during the most recent two Games (5:20), and the geographic demand for the product in light of the pandemic (9:24).
Listen until the end to hear how their flagship product provides 4-hour protection against germs and how it may be a key tool as society reopens in the coming months.