Meet the Team
President & CEO
Glen Jones is President/CEO of DigiGeoData Ltd, a new mining resource intelligence data solution. He has spent the last 17 years of his career working with and developing comprehensive data solutions.
His focus is on providing unique ways for all industry segments to access and analyze data.
Glen’s role is to lead the business and its aggressive global expansion plans.
From 2003 to 2014 he was an Executive Director at IntierraRMG where he managed most of the Western Hemisphere group and collaborated building content and functionality to build the largest global mineral resource intelligence data base.
From 2014 to 2016, Glen became Director of Mining and Metals Data Bases at SNL Metals and Mining when it purchased IntierraRMG. At SNL he concentrated on working with the team to integrate the staff and the IntierraRMG data.
From 2016 to 2018 he was Managing Director of Mining Intelligence where his focus was to improve data base quality and functionality of their resource intelligence data products.
Early in his career, he founded Mineral Information Maps, a company which monitored global exploration activity, compiled data bases and produced global activity maps. In 1992, he developed the “Hot Play” map concept and began publishing maps that showed rapidly developing area plays around the world. This went on to become a global standard that is still published today by DigiGeoData.
With over 40 years’ experience and his detailed knowledge of the mining industry and activity globally, he has been a speaker at many conferences.
He has travelled around the world talking with users of resource data to understand their data requirements
VP, Data & Technology
Janaka is a geologist and GIS/Remote Sensing expert with 14 years of experience in developing and providing data solutions for the mining industry. He specializes in Web-GIS based online mapping and database products and compilation of data for hardcopy maps of mining exploration activities.
At DigiGeoData, a new mining resource intelligence data solution, Janaka is responsible for designing and establishing the data model, database schema, data processing methodologies and GIS platforms. He is continuously engaged in improving DigiGeoData products.
Janaka started his career in data compilation by developing value added products. He then progressed to managing data where he has developed methodologies and procedures to improve the efficiency of data compilation for high quality mining related spatial data. He has used his database, SQL and programming skills to perform continuous testing to improve the accuracy, completeness and timeliness of data.
Prior to joining DigiGeoData in 2018, Janaka increased his experience with several companies.
He joined IntierraRMG as a Researcher/GIS Coordinator in 2005 for 9 years where he focused on hardcopy exploration activity maps (Intierra Hotplay Maps), a live Web-GIS platform and an online mining database.
With the acquisition of InterirraRMG by SNL Metals & Mining (S&P Global) in 2014, he joined S&P Global as a Senior Mining Industry Expert. For the next 2 years he was involved in managing mining spatial data products.
From 2016 to 2018 he worked on contract as a geologist at Norwest Corporation and as a GIS Consultant at Infomine Mining Intelligence.
Early in his career (1997-2003), he was employed as a geologist where he gained experience in geological investigations, mineral explorations and underground mining.
Jan is the Vice President of Communications. She is responsible for the look and feel for all the graphics and marketing material representing DigiGeoData. She is also responsible for the design and production of the paper maps.
Jan is a seasoned graphic designer. For more than 35 years, she has worked as a teacher and graphic designer in many unique opportunities.
Jan takes great joy in sharing her knowledge in the areas of illustration, photography and graphic design. She started her career as a teacher for the Calgary Board of Education. Jan taught high school students drawing, photography, graphic design and the art of the printing press. Throughout Jan’s career, she has taught privately and at Mount Royal University in Calgary.
Jan has worked several years in the advertising industry as a graphic designer and marketing professional. She has worked with many teams from The Hudsons Bay Company to Lammle’s Western Wear and Boutique of Leathers to The City of Calgary. She has won several awards for her work in advertising.
After a successful career in advertising, Jan has worked as a graphic designer in the corporate world. She has spent many years working with Suncor’s Corporate Communications department designing many reports, project communications, powerpoint presentations and event communications. Jan was vital to the branding and marketing of the SunBridge Initiative, a collaboration with Suncor and Enbridge.
In 2005, Jan joined the Intierra team where she helped develop the processes for the creation of the Hot Play maps. In addition to overseeing the production of the maps, she also worked on many presentations, reports and graphics. Jan continued to work for Intierra until it was sold to S&L in 2014. Jan worked for S&L for a year after the company was sold.
Jan worked at InfoMine as a designer of their maps in 2016 and continued there until August 2018, when she formed a collaboration with her old Intierra work mates and DigiGeoData was born.
VP, Business Development
Dan Subtelny is sales and marketing professional with over 20 years of experience across a broad range of markets specializing in new business development and market expansion with the focus on data management solutions.
From 2007 to 2011 he was a Sales Executive at IntierraRMG and greatly contributes to company’s expansion in Americas.
From 20011 to 2014 he was a Business Development Manager at Caracle Creek where he was instrumental in a number of new initiatives including claims management.
From 2014 to 2016 he was Director of Sales at Spatial Dimension and Trimble marketing land management software and mining information systems.
Dan is responsible for Sales and Product Development with DigiGeoData.
Along with his role at GigiGeoData, Dan is also involved with trueMINER (land management software) and Geotic (core logging software).