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Groundstar Resources Limited

2300 Sun Life Plaza West Tower 144-4th Ave SW

Calgary, Alberta T2P 3N4

Canada

Company Description

Incorporated in 1968, Groundstar Resources Limited is a diversified publicly traded oil and gas company with oil production and exposure to 7.3 million gross acres of resource assets. The Company is actively growing a portfolio targeting producing oil and ... more

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Background Information

Employment History

Asian Private Banker

Senior Vice President

Nabisco , Inc.

Chancellor

Victoria's Secret

Finance Officer

Union Baptist Church

Affiliations

International Trustee
International House

Board Member
Unique Broadband Systems , Inc.

Advisory Board Member
A. C. Simmonds and Sons Inc

Board Member
Primus Therapeutics , Inc.

Chairman On the Advisory Board
A.C.Simmonds & Sons

Board Member
Devine Entertainment Corporation

Board Member
British Gas

Member, Advisory Board
J.

International Trustee Ambassador
I. House

Member, Board
Cuban Developer

Board Member
AS/COA

Board Member
Council of the Americas Inc

Board Member
Linear Capital Corp.

Board Member
Jaffre Incorp.

Board Member
J&H March & McLennan Ltd.

Director
SkyLink Aviation Inc.

Advisory Board
Wireless Age

Board Member
Security Biometrics Inc

Board Member
Rockwater Capital Corporation

Board Councilor
The Carter Center Inc

Board Member
First Equity Benefits

Education

B.A

University of California Berkeley

B.A

Victoria College at the University of Toronto

B.A.

University of Toronto

Honorary Doctorate degrees

St. Francis Xavier University

Honorary Doctorate degrees

St. Lawrence University

Honorary Doctorate degrees

State University of New York

Honorary Doctorate degrees

Victoria University at the University of Toronto

LL.D.

M.B.A.

University of California Berkeley

MBA

University of California , Berkeley

MBA

Victoria College of the University of Toronto

MBA

Victoria University at the University of Toronto

honorary degree

Victoria University

several honorary degrees

Web References (197 Total References)


Kenneth ...

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Kenneth Taylor

Kenneth Taylor enjoyed a long career as a diplomat in the Canadian Foreign Service with postings in Guatemala, Detroit, London, Pakistan, Iran and Canadian Consul-General in New York. He is best known as the Canadian Ambassador to Iran who, in 1980, risked his own life and his country's reputation to help save the lives of six American hostages during the Iran Crisis. Since leaving the foreign service, Mr. Taylor has worked extensively in the private sector, including five years as Senior Vice President at Nabisco Brands/RJR Nabisco. In his current role as Chairman of the consulting firm of Taylor and Ryan, he provides counselling on issues of political risk, international marketing and strategic accommodation with government. He is currently a director of Marsh Canada Limited, Groundstar Resources Limited, Norvista Resources Corporation and Cannabis Care Canada Inc.


UBS Announces Board Changes

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TORONTO, July 13, 2012 /CNW/ - Further to its announcement on July 6, 2012,Unique Broadband Systems, Inc. ("UBS") (TSX Venture: UBS) today announces that Mr. Grant McCutcheon and Mr. Henry Eaton have resigned from UBS' board of directors and have been replaced by Mr. Victor Wells and Mr. Kenneth D. Taylor.

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Kenneth D. Taylor enjoyed a long career as a diplomat in the Canadian Foreign Service with postings in Guatemala,Detroit, London, Pakistan, Iran and Canadian Consul-General in New York. He is best known as the Canadian Ambassador to Iran who, in 1980, risked his own life and his country's reputation to help save the lives of six American hostages during the Iran Crisis. Since leaving the foreign service, Mr. Taylor has worked extensively in the private sector, including five years as Senior Vice President at Nabisco Brands/RJR Nabisco. In his current role as Chairman of the consulting firm of Taylor and Ryan, he provides counselling on issues of political risk, international marketing and strategic accommodation with government. He is currently a director of Marsh Canada, Skylink Aviation Inc., Groundstar Resources and Norvista Resources.


UBS Announces Board Changes

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TORONTO, July 13, 2012 /CNW/ - Further to its announcement on July 6, 2012,Unique Broadband Systems, Inc. ("UBS") (TSX Venture: UBS) today announces that Mr. Grant McCutcheon and Mr. Henry Eaton have resigned from UBS' board of directors and have been replaced by Mr. Victor Wells and Mr. Kenneth D. Taylor.

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Kenneth D. Taylor enjoyed a long career as a diplomat in the Canadian Foreign Service with postings in Guatemala,Detroit, London, Pakistan, Iran and Canadian Consul-General in New York. He is best known as the Canadian Ambassador to Iran who, in 1980, risked his own life and his country's reputation to help save the lives of six American hostages during the Iran Crisis. Since leaving the foreign service, Mr. Taylor has worked extensively in the private sector, including five years as Senior Vice President at Nabisco Brands/RJR Nabisco. In his current role as Chairman of the consulting firm of Taylor and Ryan, he provides counselling on issues of political risk, international marketing and strategic accommodation with government. He is currently a director of Marsh Canada, Skylink Aviation Inc., Groundstar Resources and Norvista Resources.


Groundstar Resources Limited.

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KENNETH D. TAYLOR Director: Since July 2008

Mr. Taylor was born and raised in Calgary, Alberta, and graduated from Victoria College at the University of Toronto (B.A) and the University of California Berkeley (M.B.A.).
Mr. Taylor had a distinguished career in the Canadian Foreign Service from 1959 to 1984 during which time he served in diplomatic posts at Guatemala, Detroit, Karachi, and the U.K. He also served as Director General, Foreign Trade Service in Ottawa, Ambassador to Iran and Consul General at the Canadian Consulate General in New York.
Upon his retirement from the Canadian Foreign Service, Mr. Taylor entered the private sector, becoming a Senior Vice President with Nabisco Brands Inc. and RJR Nabisco, Inc. in New York. Since 1991 he has been Chairman of the consulting firm of Taylor and Ryan in New York.
Mr. Taylor has extensive business experience at the board of directors level having served on the boards of Rockwater Capital, Hydro One, Security Biometrics, Devine Entertainment Corp., and Jaffra Cosmetics International. He presently serves on the advisory board of J. and H. Marsh and McLennan, and the board of SkyLink Aviation Ltd.
His civilian honors include the United States Congressional Gold Medal and is an Officer of the Order of Canada. He has received many awards including the State of California Medal of Merit, the Harry S. Truman Good Neighbor Award, 1980 Man of the Year International Press Club of New York, the Haas International Award, University of California, Berkeley, and many others.
He holds Honorary Doctorate degrees from Laurentian University, Dominican College of Blauvelt, State University of New York, St. Francis Xavier University, St. Lawrence University, and Victoria University at the University of Toronto.
He has served as a Trustee, and on the Boards of International House, National Multiple Sclerosis Society of New York, the Daniel and Florence Guggenheim Foundation, and the Center for the Study of the Presidency of New York. He has been a Board Councilor with the Carter Presidential Center in Atlanta.


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Kenneth D. Taylor Director

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