Vanessa Romano

Mtre Romano obtained her Law Degree in civil law (LL.B.) from University of Montreal in 2010 and completed her studies at l’École du Barreau du Québec in 2011. Thereafter she completed an articling position at the firm Marcil & Cooper, attorneys, specializing in civil law and litigation, and was sworn into l’Ordre Professionnel des Avocats in 2012. In 2014, Mtre Romano completed her J.D., North-American Common Law at University of Montreal, and is now an active member of both the Quebec Bar Association and Canadian Bar Association, including the Canadian Corporate Counsel Association.

As in-house Legal Counsel, Mtre Romano is responsible for providing advice on a wide range of matters including securities law, corporate finance, corporate disclosures, contracts, employment, real-estate, intellectual property and promotional material. She is also responsible for reviewing, drafting and developing legal documentation as well as engaging in contract negotiations in support of business objectives. Mtre Romano is a member of the Company’s Strategic Management Team which is responsible for the strategic planning and execution of the Company’s business plan. As Corporate Secretary, Mtre Romano takes on the added responsibilities of managing and overseeing all corporate governance of the Company and as a result, is a member of the Governance Professionals of Canada (GPC), formerly known as the Canadian Society of Corporate Secretaries.