Mr. Mallmes is highly recognized as one of Western Canada’s leading entrepreneurs, community advocate, and political change agent.
As a prolific entrepreneur Mr. Mallmes successfully owned, operated and financially backed several profitable and growth oriented corporations in Western Canada. From his origins in the welding, fabrication, and auto parts businesses, under Mr. Mallmes leadership and direction he has contributed toward major infrastructure expansion in the civil, industrial, and oil & gas sectors in British Columbia and Alberta.
The past 35 years of private sector success has now allowed Mr. Mallmes to enter the public sector as an elected official working with local government. His platform focuses on economic development through fiscally responsible capital projects and community driven initiatives including, researching and building district energy systems, establishing advanced technology to improve forest conservation (Community Forest), developing water shed modules, and working with local stakeholders building affordable homes for Canadian Veterans.
Mr. Mallmes will support Quantum Energy’s efforts in growth and development drawing from his entrepreneurial accomplishments, business acumen and investor prowess. His unique skill sets will be a great asset to the success of Quantum, and each operating subsidiary. His proven methodologies for sustainable business growth and profitability, will guide the corporation to financial prosperity. His background in the public sector, and its consensus environment, coupled with experience working with First Nations, will enable Quantum to effectively balance strategic business objectives with corporate social responsibility.
William (Bill) Hinz
Chief Executive Officer
Bill Hinz’ career spans more than 40 years of worldwide leadership in manufacturing, finance, and the assignment and deployment of human and capital resources.
Bill retired from Allied Signal Aerospace in 1999 as President and Chief Executive Officer with annual revenues of over $ 45 billion, and over 35,000 employees worldwide. Mr. Hinz also served as chief of European operations and over such famous brands as Garrett, Air Research, Fram, Autolite, and Prestone to name just a few. Mr. Hinz worked and reported directly to both Edward Hennessey, CEO of Allied Signal and later Larry Bossidy CEO of Honeywell.
After retirement, Bill continued to lead the management of McDonnel Douglas Helicopter, Triumph, US Positioning, Northwest Airlines and Vodavi. Bill’s professional background includes start-ups as well as divestitures in union and non-union environments, worldwide.
Mr. Hinz has served on many boards including charities and the mentoring board of the Arizona State University.
Bill has been married for 55 years and resides in Paradise Valley, Arizona.
Andrew J. Kacic
Director / Secretary
Mr. Kacic is an experienced oil & gas executive and investment banker with the following background: A seasoned expert in primary and secondary finance strategies, capital management and corporate organization, Mr. Kacic brings more than 28 yrs of progressive experience as a chief executive in investment banking, insurance services, public securities, automotive and oil and gas markets. Mr. Kacic served as CFO of an automotive and RV retailer with annual sales in excess of $350 million.,1999/2001. Mr. Kacic was president and founder of American Resources of Delaware, Inc. and its subsidiary Southern Gas Company. This company grew from $220,000 to $40 million in less than 4 yrs. Mr. Kacic also served as CEO for the oil and gas companies Proper Power & Energy, Inc. and Barclay Road Inc to assist in their SEC filings and corporate restructuring. Mr. Kacic was founder and CEO of Securities Network, Inc. (formerly Design Capital Securities Corp), an Arizona based NASD broker dealer with 22 offices and over 140 registered representatives. Advisory Services, Inc.(ASI) has acted as an advisory and consulting firm since 1982 based in Scottsdale, Arizona. In March of 2004, ASI successfully orchestrated the structuring and funding of a $221 million dollar (Canadian) IPO in Canada that set precedence in the industry. Mr. Kacic is currently based in Williston, ND involved in oil field related services.