Corporate History

2010

  • July 26, 2010: Incorporated as Banyan Coast Capital
  • Founding Directors:  Mark Ayranto, David Rutt (CFO & Corp. Secretary), Richmond Graham(President & CEO),  and John Hilland

2011

  • IPO of $300,000 @ $0.15 as a Capital Pool Company

2013

  • Changed name to Banyan Gold Corp.
  • Acquires a 100% interest in the Hyland Gold Project as a Qualifying Transaction for 4,000,000 shares to Argus Metals and 150,000 shares to Victoria Gold Corp.
  • Completes a $500K financing at $0.10
  • Completes a $200K financing at $0.10
  • John Hilland and David Rutt do not stand for re-election with Jay Collins, Tara Christie and Greg Melchior joining the Board of Directors.

2014

  • Created an Advisory Board and with Rob Carne, P.Geo as its first member
  • Richmond Graham resigns as President & CEO with Mark Ayranto appointed as Executive Chair.

2015

  • Completes a $435K financing @$0.05
  • Completes $60K financing @ $0.05
  • Greg Melchior does not stand for re-election to the Board of Directors

2016

  • Completes a $200K financing @$0.05
  • Mark Haywood President & CEO & director (Feb 1 – June 30)
  • Tara Christie appointed President & CEO (Aug)
  • Completes a $1.2 million financing, ($611,801 Flow-Thru Shares @ $0.075 and $558,199 in Regular Shares @ $0.065)
  • Sean Harvey added to the advisory board

2017

  • Signs option agreements on McQuesten & Aurex gold properties
  • Steve Burleton & David Reid joins the Board of Directors
  • Completes a $800K financing (3,406,312 Flow-Thru Shares @$0.095 and 5,625,000 Share Units @ $0.08)
  • Richmond Graham does not stand for re-election as a Director
  • Completes a $600K financing of Flow-Thru Shares @ $0.15
  • Receives regulatory approval for Aurex/McQuesten acquisitions
  • Completes Phase 1 Exploration Program at Aurex-McQuesten Gold Project
  • Completes a $204K financing of Flow-Thru Shares @ $0.15

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