OUR TEAM 2017-05-15T14:12:55+00:00

Carman Parente
President & Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Parente has been President and CEO of New Age Farm since its inception in 2013. From 2011 to 2013, Mr. Parente was President and Director of Five Nines Ventures Ltd., a publicly traded mining company listed on the CSE. He resigned in order to devote more time to New Age Farm. In 2007, Mr. Parente founded and became the President of NHS Industries Inc., now a fully owned subsidiary of the Company, which owns a five-and-one-half acre greenhouse growing facility. In 2005, Mr. Parente founded Natural Health Solutions, Inc., and has served as its President since that time; the company manufactures and distributes natural health supplements and nutraceuticals across Canada.

Anthony Chan, CA
Chief Financial Officer

Mr. Chan is a chartered accountant and has been the principal of his own chartered accountancy firm since 2004, providing audit services and financial consulting services to companies listed on the CSE and TSX Venture Exchange.

Catherine Jones
Director of Communications and Corporate Finance

Ms. Jones is a former Investment Advisor with over 20 years’ experience in the Finance and Securities Industry.  She has extensive knowledge of both private and public company structures, including finance, marketing, and investor relations.  Ms. Jones has been involved with the management and execution of business plans across multiple sectors including mining, technology and now, agriculture.  Her knowledge of M & A, due diligence, financial structuring, equity & debt financing, and venture capital offerings and deep network connections allow her to ably assist companies with their growth strategies as they move from start-up to development to revenue.  She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice from the University of the Fraser Valley and has completed multiple courses and programs, including in hedge funds and marketing as part of her former role as an Investment Advisor.   Ms. Jones serves on the Board of Directors of Ronald McDonald House and the Gala Committee.