Fireweed Zinc is a Canadian mining exploration and development company focused on advancing the Macmillan Pass Project. The project is host to the Tom, Jason, Boundary Zone & End Zone zinc-lead-silver deposits. Located in the Yukon Territory, Canada, the property is accessible via gravel road and by air via the Macmillan Pass Airstrip located on the property.
Management’s vision is to create value for our shareholders by building Fireweed Zinc into a leading base metal development and production company through advancement and development of the Macmillan Pass Project. The Company has an exceptional veteran management team with a strong track record of successful exploration, development, financing and operation.
CEO & Director
Mr. Macdonald is a professional geologist with a diverse experience base including exploration geology worldwide and investment banking. He is currently CEO & Director of Fireweed Zinc. In recent years he has focused his efforts in exploration and development as a principal of and consultant to various junior mining companies. In the past he was in the City of London where he worked in structuring financings and risk management at Macquarie Bank. In 2007 Mr. Macdonald graduated with an MBA (with Distinction) from Oxford. He completed his B.Sc. in Geology from UBC in 2000. Mr. Macdonald has a long history of mining exploration work in Yukon, including zinc projects, and originally hails from Ross River, near the Macmillan Pass Project site. He is a Professional Geologist registered with Engineers and Geoscientists British Columbia (EGBC).