Mr. Klassen, Pres/CEO of GMV Minerals, has 25 years of experience in public company management, P.R., government affairs and entrepreneurialism with extensive experience in administration, finance, government/legislative policy, media relationship strategies and project management.
Mr. Klassen is the President of a No. Amer. mineral exploration company and sits on the Board of Directors of several private and public companies. Prior to his management activities within private and public companies, Mr. Klassen held a variety of positions within federal Canadian politics including; Sr. Political Advisor to the Minister of State (Transportation); and Chief of Staff, Office of the Speaker of the Canadian House of Commons.
Mr. Klassen graduated with an undergraduate Honours Degree from the Univ. of Western Ontario in 1989. In 1992, he received the Commemorative Medal for the 125th Anniversary of the Confederation of Canada for his significant contribution to his community and country.