Tony Di Benedetto
Tony has been actively involved in the Canadian technology services sectors since the early 1990’s and has built a number of tech companies including; internet hosting providers, managed service providers, wireless broadband networks and data center facilities. Tony is active in a number of other ventures which includes; Data Centre Realty, Di Benedetto Group and MS Transactions. Tony brings over 17 years of IT entrepreneurship, technology M&A and capital markets experience to Drone Delivery Canada’s management team. He received his degree at York University and is actively involved in the Rotman School of Business mentorship program.
Richard Buzbuzian is a capital markets executive with over 20 years of experience in the technology and the resource sectors. Mr. Buzbuzian is the President and a Director of Drone Delivery Canada and was responsible for the Company’s public offering process. He is now responsible for corporate finance matters, investor relations, and all day to day finance actives. Mr. Buzbuzian is also director of CT Developers, (DEV.P: TSXV) and President and CEO of Oriana Resources Corp. (OUP.P: TSXV), a Canadian capital pool company.
Michael Della Fortuna
Michael is the Chief Executive Officer of Nexeya Canada – a provider of mission critical products and solutions for space, aviation and transportation applications. Prior to joining Nexeya Michael held VP and Director level roles in engineering, operations and sales & marketing for General Electric, SPAR Aerospace, Husky Injection Molding and Mircom. Michael was also a partner in nCompass Capital which launched and supported a number of ventures including PowerSure Techonologies, Platinum Coachworks, ShipForLess and EnviroBlue / ZipBinz. A licensed Professional Engineer and Accredited Risk Manager Michael received his degree from the Royal Military College of Canada in Kingston, Ontario and served in the Royal Canadian Air Force as an Aerospace Engineering Officer.
Chris practices securities and corporate/commercial law and has been the President of Irwin Professional Corporation since August, 2006. He advises a number of public companies on a variety of issues including continuous disclosure and regulatory issues; reverse-takeover transactions, initial public offerings and takeover bids. Mr. Irwin also advises boards of directors, including independent committees. Mr. Irwin is a director and/or officer of several public companies including: Seafield Resources Ltd.; Laramide Resources Ltd.; Roscan Minerals Corp.; Canada Lithium Corp.; Trelawney Mining and Exploration Inc. and Ursa Major Minerals Incorporated. Mr. Irwin has served as a member of the independent committees for both Trelawney Mining and Exploration Inc. and Seafield Resources Ltd.
Rob is a partner and Vice-President of Lakeview Group Ltd., a residential and commercial property development and construction company. Lakeview has built over 10,000 homes and developed 14,000 residential lots since 1980. Lakeview owns a portfolio of residential, industrial, retail, hotel and office income producing properties. Rob has been involved in corporate and project financing activities in real estate, mineral exploration, hospitality and a variety of other industries. He is a director of Asher and Armada Data Corporation (ARD: TSXV) and is a member of the audit committee for both companies. He was also a director of Ontex Resources from 1995 to 2010 which changed its name to Goldstone Resources and was bought by TSX listed Premier Gold in June 2011 for $90 million. He was also a director of several other publicly traded companies in the past 15 years.