Mr. Beutel holds a B.A. from the University of Pennsylvania and an MBA from Schulich School of Business at York University. Mr. Beutel is a Vice President and Secretary of Oakwest, a private investment management and holding company. Prior to this, Mr. Beutel was the co-founder and managing partner of Belweather Capital Partners Inc., a merchant banking and private investment company in Toronto. He is the non-executive Chairman of Diamond Estates Wines and Spirits, Inc. (DWS-V) and a director of Arius3D Corp. (LZR-V), as well as being a director of several private companies.