Casablanca Mining maintains offices in Santiago, Chile through its wholly owned subsidiary Santa Teresa Minerals, and Santee, California in the United States. In both countries, our management team draws upon decades of experience and proven success in mining, exploration, production and finance. Their collective expertise and insights have enabled Casablanca Mining to secure a diverse group of active mining and processing operations, exploratory and developmental properties, and patented technologies that offer a unique and uncommon opportunity for investors.
Mr. Camus was named Chief Executive Officer and Director of the company on January 20, 2011. He is the founder and current president of Camus Scrap Metal Company since 1980, which controls nearly 60% of the scrap metal industry in Chile and has operations in several South American countries. Mr. Camus is the founder and Chief Executive Officer of Santa Teresa Minerals, a production and exploration mining company, since 2008, and the co-developer of Fast Cooper’s revolutionary technology for copper processing which is designed to allow significant savings in cost and processing time. Mr. Camus attended College of the Marist Brothers in Santiago, Chile and studied Business Engineering at the University of Chile, Santiago.
Mr. Manfredi was named President of Santa Teresa Minerals, a wholly owned subsidiary of Casablanca Mining, on January 20, 2011. His four decades of experience in all facets of mining include gold, copper and copper sulfate operations in Chile and Ecuador. In 2010, Mr. Manfredi became manager, creator and organizer of new mining businesses for Santa Teresa Minerals, including Sulfatos Chile, Compañía Minera Casuto, Compañía Minera Los Azules and Fast Cooper.
Mr. Ronk was named President and Director of the company on January 20, 2011. He also currently serves as the principal of Century Pacific Investments, a registered investment advisor in the state of California. Mr. Ronk is the founder and Chief Executive Officer of Buyins.net, which invented a proprietary database and trading strategy based on short sale time and sales data that was not accessible prior to January 2005. Mr. Ronk has been interviewed on CNBC Television, Bloomberg, CBS MarketWatch, Red Herring and MSNBC, and has been an approved research analyst for Investor’s Business Daily. He has over 21 years of trading experience, having served as a registered representative of Transamerica Financial Resources from 1993 through 1998, where he managed over $150 million in equity accounts. Mr. Ronk studied Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at the University of California at San Diego.