OROPLATA RESOURCES, INC. (OTCMKTS:ORRP) Files An 8-K Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain OfficersItem 5.02 – Departure of Directors or Principal Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Principal Officers
On August 7, 2017, The Board of Directors of Oroplata Resources, Inc. (the “Company”) appointed Douglas Cole as Chief Executive Officer, Chief Financial Officer, and Chairman of the Board, effective immediately.
Mr. Cole currently serves as director and secretary of the Company. Mr. Cole, age 62, has been a Partner overseeing all ongoing deal activities with Objective Equity LLC since 2005, a boutique investment bank focused on the high technology, data analytics and the mining sector. Mr. Cole currently serves on the Board of Directors of eWellness Healthcare Corporation (EWLL). Since 1977 Mr. Cole has held various executive roles, including Chairman, Executive Vice Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President of multiple public corporations. From May 2000 to September 2005, he was also the Director of Lair of the Bear, The University of California Family Camp located in Pinecrest, California. During the period between 1991 and 1996 he was the CEO of HealthSoft and he also founded and operated Great Bear Technology, which acquired Sony Image Soft and Starpress, then went public and eventually sold to Graphix Zone. In 1995 Mr. Cole was honored by NEA, a leading venture capital firm, as CEO of the year. In 1997 Mr. Cole became CEO of NetAmerica until merging in 1999 with Rate Exchange. Since 1977 he has been very active with the University of California, Berkeley mentoring early-stage technology companies. Mr. Cole has extensive experience in global M&A and global distributions. He obtained his BA in Social Sciences from UC Berkeley in 1978.
The Board of Directors has concluded that Mr. Cole is qualified to serve as Chief Executive Officer, Chief Financial Officer, and Chairman of the Board of the Company because of his financial expertise and extensive management experience as the Company completes its aggressive exploration program and progresses toward development of its primary project.
About OROPLATA RESOURCES, INC. (OTCMKTS:ORRP)
Oroplata Resources Inc, located in Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic, is an exploration stage company engaged in mineral properties mining. It was founded in 2011.