Defiance Silver Corp.


Primary ticker: TSXV:DEF, OTCQX:DNCVF
Stage of development: Exploration, Development
Primary minerals: Silver, Gold, Copper
Project to promote: Zacatecas Silver Project
Project location: Zacatecas, Mexico
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Defiance Silver Corp. is a Mexico-based silver, gold, copper, and polymetallic exploration & development company actively engaged in advancing two major projects in Mexico, including the Zacatecas silver projects in the historic mining region of Zacatecas, and the Tepal copper-gold project in Michoacan, Mexico. The Company has a high-grade silver deposit and a large development asset with exploration upside and additional resource potential.

Defiance Silver Corporation trades under the symbol “DEF” on the TSX Venture Exchange, “DNCVF” on the OTCQX, and “D4E” on the Frankfurt Exchange.

Cash: CAD$8.0M
Debt: NIL

Major Shareholders:

Windermere Capital
Libra Advisors
Management Ownership – 25.%

Management Profile

Chris Wright – Chairman & CEO
Mr. Wright adds significant depth to the board with over 28 years in the investment industry. He is currently the Founding Partner, President & Director of Windermere Capital (Canada) Inc, an investment firm and portfolio adviser to two private investment funds – the Navigator Fund and the Breakaway Strategic Resource Fund that are both significant shareholders of Defiance. Prior to Windermere, Mr. Wright held senior positions with RBC Dominion Securities and Solium Capital.Since 2002, he has worked with leading hedge funds and managers throughout North America to develop proprietary and customized investment solutions for institutional and high net worth investors. Mr. Wright is a Registered Portfolio Manager and a graduate of Bishop’s University.

Douglas Cavey – Vice President of Corporate Development
Mr. Douglas Cavey has over a decade of experience in mineral project management, venture market fundamentals, corporate and business development, and long term project development strategies Mr. Cavey has been involved in international mineral project asset identification and evaluation, acquisition due diligence, business development, and management across base and precious metal projects in North and South America, Turkey, Serbia, and Scandinavia, including many locations in Mexico. Mr. Douglas Cavey is a diversified project development expert and the current VP of Business Development for OreQuest Consultants Ltd.

What is your rationale for taking part in 121 Mining Investment?

Looking to meet buyside and research analysts – open market buying, private placements, retail, HNW, hedge funds. We are not looking to meet with royalty companies, streamers, debt, or project financing providers.

What recent news would you like to highlight to investors attending?

January 16 – Defiance Successfully Restructures Option To Acquire Royalty At The Tepal Project

November 22 – Defiance Resumes Drilling in Zacatecas

Oct 27 – Defiance Initiates Trial Regarding The Illegal Transfer Of Mining Concessions And Obtains Precautionary Measures To Protect Its Rights

Oct 25 – Defiance Extends High-Grade Zones With Drilling At Veta Grande

Aug 9 – Defiance Discovers Blind Silver System At Lucita

What are your key goals in 3 months, 6 months, 12 months?

3 Months:
Continue releasing drill results from San Acacio at the Zacatecas silver project. Put out a new resource at Zacatecas project. Resolve Tepal illegal concession transfer.

6 Months:
Continue ongoing drill campaign at Zacatecas silver project.

12 Months:
Put out a new resource at Zacatecas project. Resolve Tepal illegal concession transfer.

What do you see as the key risks and challenges facing your company at the moment and how are you overcoming these?

1. Ongoing precious metals market weakness.

2. Financing environment.

3. Continued drilling execution at Zacatecas.

4. Resolution of illegal Tepal mining concession transfer.

What do you think makes your company such a compelling investment?

1. Strong management with history of resource development leading to M&A, highly-aligned as large shareholders.

2. Large, strategic land package in the world’s largest primary silver district.

3. Adding value through the drill underpinned by a strong resource base.

What are the top 3 key investor takeaways?

1. We are have made a new discovery at our Zatacecas silver project.

2. The resource area is expanding at San Acacio on our Zacatecas silver project.

3. Strong leverage to precious metals prices.