Innovate - Create - Communicate

Janet Sheriff is a visionary leader with a strong commitment to strategic communications, community engagement and sustainability.

About Janet

An innovative entrepreneur, Janet brings her extensive experience in all aspects of strategic planning, management, indigenous affairs and communications to start ups, new ventures and the mining & exploration sectors. Janet focuses her entrepreneurial spirit, leadership skills and vision to create new opportunities, award-winning innovative programs and new ways of conducting business. Her strong commitment to community engagement, sustainability and inclusion provides her the proven ability to work effectively and respectfully in cross-cultural environments.

$ 0

Add Your Heading Text Here

$ 0

Add Your Heading Text Here

$ 0

Add Your Heading Text Here

Current Projects

Group 11 Technologies Inc.

Co-Founder & President

A private research and development company testing the potential for non-invasive, environmentally-friendly metals extraction. Testing presently underway to determine leachability of a non-cyanide solution with in-place mining in the USA.

Newfoundland Gold

Founder & President

A strategic marketing group providing marketing and communications work for 15 exploration and mining companies operating in Newfoundland, Canada.

Kissing the Cod

Founder and Host of Kissing the Cod Podcast
Mining for Stories….colourful characters, personal experiences, life outside the norm. Kissing the Cod podcast introduces you to the people behind the mining and exploration scene.

Tintina Communications

Founder and President

Holding company for business ventures including a drilling company in Canada.

The Yukon Mint

Founder and President

Minting and producing gold coins highlighting indigenous artwork.

Previous Achievements

The Rock Gold Corp.

Co-Founder and Co-Owner

A Newfoundland-based gold exploration

C2C Gold Corp.

Executive Chair

A Newfoundland focused gold exploration company with a new gold discovery.

Golden Predator Mining Corp

Chief Executive Officer

Successful first-in-the-world field test of a non-cyanide solution to extract gold and replaced the smelter process; lead to the creation of Group 11 Technologies.

Built Yukon’s first bulk sample plant and mobile batch processing unit to support metallurgical testing for gold grade and replace the mill and smelter process; produced over 2,000 ounces of gold.

Established nationally-recognized Elders-in-Residence program and innovative programming to incorporate community engagement and mutually respectful relationship with First Nation government and communities.

Established the Yukon Mint creating ‘green’ gold coins highlighting local indigenous artwork.

Development and implementation of strategic plan, policy development, financing and operations for gold exploration and mining projects.

Predator Group of Companies/Till Capital Ltd.

Vice President

Marketing, community affairs, First Nation relations & investor relations; negotiation and implementation of numerous agreements, progressive programs and Socio Economic Benefits Accords with First Nation governments.

Tigris Uranium Corp


Corporate development of a new uranium company (now enCore Energy Corp.).

Yukon Mine Training Organization


Establishment and development of the feasibility plan, organizational development, organization start up. Secured $20-million for northern First Nation training in the mining industry.

Gold Anti-Trust Action Committee

Conference Consultant

Development and delivery of gold conferences in Dawson City, Yukon, Canada (115 gold fund managers and investors from 15 countries), Washington, DC (250 delegates), New Orleans and London, England (300 delegates).

Sherwood Copper Ltd. and Selkirk First Nation


Implementation of the Economic Benefits Agreement and lead on the creation of economic opportunities within the Agreement.

Yukon Economic Forums


Development and delivery of the Yukon Economic Forums including 40 conferences and workshops in 8 months.

Carcross/Tagish First Nation


Economic/tourism strategic plan development including marketing plan, human resource development plan and financing for all planning and project implementation.

Team Canada Trade Missions

Team Member

Development and delivery of Team Canada trade missions to China, South Korea and South America to generate business opportunities for Canadian companies.  

Association of Yukon Communities


Development of Yukon Infrastructure paper and strategy which secured $40M from Canada for infrastructure development.

Yukon Wildlife Preserve


Development, start-up planning, staffing and policy development to create a 400 acre preserve to serve as an education and care facility for northern wildlife species.

Commissioner’s Potlatch


Created, funded and implemented the award-winning Commissioner’s Potlatch gathering of all the Yukon and Northern BC First Nations (3,000 guests) celebrating the collective celebratory Yukon Potlatch in over 80 years.

Guang Dong Television


Project management and coordination of the Final Survivor Episode – filmed in Southern Lakes Region, Yukon for a Chinese television studio.

Yukon Government

Cabinet Policy, Intergovernmental Affairs, Economic Development

Provided independent analysis to three consecutive Premiers and Cabinet on matters pertaining to operational issues, corporate policy and strategic planning. Development of corporate papers including the first Land-Based Compensation Framework in Canada and ‘The Northern Economy’.

Yukon Mines Legacy Foundation


Yukon Gold Mining Alliance


CBC Television Political Analyst and CBC Radio Commentator (Canada Winter Games)



What the Industry Says About Janet

CEO of Mining Company
Read More
“Janet’s wide ranging knowledge, skills, and leadership abilities along with a proven track record and highly positive attitude make her a pleasure to work with!”
Adrian FlemingCEO, Gold Island Inc.
Read More
"Janet Lee Sheriff has been active in the gold exploration space for two decades. Her particular expertise is in marketing where she continues to demonstrate consummate depth of experience and professionalism”


Get In Touch

© 2022 Janet Sheriff
Website Designed By Longhouse Media