Robert Slavik (Director & Chairman)
Mr. Slavik joined the Ruby Creek Board of Directors on June 18, 2009 and served as the Company's CEO, President and acting COO until January 31, 2012 when he resigned from all management positions. Mr. Slavik rejoined Ruby Creek as President and CEO on January 28, 2013. He has held management positions in public and private corporations for more than 30 years working in North America, Africa and China. Currently he is also President and Director of Tanzanian Goldfields Company and Pacific Gems Trading Company, both private gem and resource companies. His responsibilities have ranged from evaluations and turnarounds to operations. Mr. Slavik served in the turnaround of a Tanzanian resource company and as a consultant for two Montreal based Canadian venture capital companies prior to joining Ruby Creek in 2009. Mr. Slavik graduated in engineering and business administration from the British Columbia Institute of Technology.
S.C. Magembe Cheyo (Director)
Mr. Cheyo is a well-known Tanzanian businessman with strong interests in mining and resource property development. He holds a degree in Accounting from the Dar es salaam School of Accountancy. In November 1982 he joined West Bromwich College, Association of Supervisors in Purchasing and Supply in Birmingham, UK. Two years later he graduated as a member of the Professional Institute for Purchasing and Supply (UK). In addition to mining, his business activities include construction, property and resort development and management. He strives for excellence in his companies one of which was the recipient of an International Business award for just that. In resource development he is a holder of extensive land positions and databases of Tanzanian mining and oil and gas properties. Mr. Cheyo previously served on our Advisory Board. Mr. Cheyo advises Ruby Creek on such issues as joint venture agreements, transfers or assignments of mineral rights, mining license applications and government and community relations.
J4 (Logistical Manager Tanzania)
Terry Millar (Security Manager Tanzania)