Craig A. Huffman
President, CFO, Director/Founder
Craig has a varied background. A member in good standing of the Florida Bar and in good standing with the U.S. District Courts for the middle and southern district of Florida as well as before the SEC. Craig has over 12 years’ experience in the treasure industry representing numerous treasure recovery companies, including working on permitting, and admiralty claims. Craig wanted to create a treasure recovery company from lessons learned from other companies. His background includes being a Deputy Sheriff for 5 years, 20 years as an Army Reserve Officer, and 24 years as an attorney. He has acted as counsel to over 50 public companies and large-scale investors. Craig has been a public company CEO two times before for SEC fully reporting companies, besides being a director for numerous companies. He currently represents some 8 public companies before the SEC and other forums. With over 100 jury trials in complex narcotics, conspiracy, white-collar area, international contracts, and numerous securities cases, he has also authored over 50 appeals. Mr. Huffman has appeared in courts around the country, and recently argued before he Nevada Supreme Court. Mr. Huffman received his B.A. from the University of Tampa with three majors in History, Pol. Sci. and Military Science, and his J.D. from Stetson University College of Law (cum laude). Craig has attended four major Army Officer Courses as a Field Artillery Officer and JAG officer, as well as numerous law enforcement training academies and courses, including hostage negotiation, sex crimes, and numerous others. Craig became a member of the Masonic order at age 25 as well as receiving the Field Artillery St. Barbara’s Medal for outstanding abilities as an artillery officer. Craig matriculated for a master’s degree in military history.
Alex R. Stavrou
Vice President Legal Affairs, Secretary
Mr. Stavrou has been a Licensed attorney for 24 years, Alex Reed Stavrou is a Criminal Defense, Securities and Corporate attorney with hundreds of trials and appeals. He is member of the Florida bar, and a number of other Federal Courts. Mr. Stavrou has represented numerous public companies for corporate and securities matters. Mr. Stavrou serves as compliance counsel, as well as Secretary of the Company. Mr. Stavrou completed his BA from the University of Indiana and obtained his JD the University of Kansas School of Law..
Patrick Schneider is an entrepreneur specializing in starting and growing a wide variety of businesses. At an early age became a master Electrician. In 1989 he started and has successfully operated an electrical contracting business with as many as one hundred employees working throughout the state of Florida. As a visionary, his Spirit for achievement has led him to be the driving force in opening two successful restaurants. He has provided venture capital and provided expertise for several start-up companies including, Worldwide Ticket & Label which became one of the largest ticket producers in the U.S. He has had ownership in more than twenty companies and currently has interest in fifteen on-going operations. Personal: Patrick is a native Floridian. He has an amazing wife, two wonderful children and a beautiful six-year-old granddaughter. On any given Saturday you will find him playing racquet ball at the highest competitive level and in the gym five days a week.
Throughout his senior executive career, in positions that have included President, COO, EVP, and other top leadership roles managing organizations with up to 2,300 employees, Mr. Conte have been successful in leading an international joint venture, guiding IPO efforts for 3 companies, and steering new branding strategy to transform a company from a regional to national footprint. Repeatedly, in every position and regardless of the challenges faced, he has proven ability to increase annual revenues, slash expenditures, develop competitor differentiation programs, lead acquisition integration efforts, and develop processes instrumental in positively impacting bottom-line performance. Mr. Conte attended Utica College of Syracuse University with a BA in the Field Of Study of Economics, Political Science, Business Administration. Specialties: Multi-site Operations, Strategic / Operational Planning, Joint Venture Negotiations, Regulatory Compliance, Sales and Budget Forecasting, Business Expansion, Project Management, SEC Reporting, Shareholder Relations, Loss Mitigation, P&L Management, Turnaround Management, Hypothecations/ Securitizations
Capt. Greg Bounds
TSR Contracted Partner
Outside Constultant- Media Group-Gaming and former interim CEO
Mr. McMahan specializes in being an outside consultant for TSR Media Group, for the build out of the Game, where he will become involved on funding of the Metaverse Game Project for the treasure wreck game to be built. Mr. McMahan has over twenty-five years of global leadership, executive level business development, and strategic management experience with a driving passion for leading the development and evolution of innovative and emerging technologies. Blake’s areas of expertise include marketing, strategic sales and planning, business planning and strategy, advisory economic development, public and media relations, and community and customer relations management. Bringing in over $100 million in total sales generated thru startup and enterprise environments. Mr. McMahan has a bachelor’s degree in Economics and Finance from Bentley University and a Master of Science, Management-MS Marketing from Hult International Business School.
Vice President, New Technologies-Diver
Has an AA degree, and multiple training in technologies related to multiple areas. Mr. Huffman has built out all GPS systems, computer systems, runs magnetometer surveys, and has searched and found the equipment of all tracking systems, software, and search systems. Mr. Huffman is pursuing his engineering degree, and is in charge of finding and doing due diligence on new technologies. Mr. Huffman also is a certified diver and participates in operations and recoveries.
PA, Chief Medical Officer
Owner of Clearwater Primary Care & Aesthetics. Pinellas county premier concierge Primary Care, Aesthetics and plastic surgery practice. Mr. Garrido, while a licensed Physician’s Assistant, also has his MD. He has a multitude of field, clinical and management experience. He is also a licensed electrician and has started and managed numerous businesses, including his start as a paramedic in Miami, with Metro-Dade Fire Rescue, has a Masters in Medical Science from Nova-Southeastern Univ. and his Physicians Assistants degree from Miami-Dade College and his RN degree from Broward College. He also has owned and started a solar power and electrical company and is a private pilot. He is a certified diver and trauma specialist in cardiac care.
Mr. Wilson is in charge of all operations involving TSR Vessels, crews and divers, including during recent operations. Mr. Wilson has over 30 years as a captain experience throughout the Caribbean and is a licensed Sea Captain for large vessels.
Kane Fisher has been involved in treasure recovery and finding since childhood, with his famous father, Mel Fisher. Over 50 years Kane has been involved in the recovery of wrecks including the most valuable shipwreck in U.S. history the Spanish galleon Nuestra Senora de Atocha, which has valued recoveries of over approximately $700 million dollars. Kane has been involved in dozens of wreck site finds and recoveries off Florida and responsible and involved for an estimated over $1 Billion in wreck recoveries, not just off Florida, but throughout the Caribbean. Other recoveries include being involved with more the rich finds of the Santa Margarita, a sister ship of the Atocha lost in the same storm of 1622.
“I am proud to be part of the team with TSR, and know that my history, and my everyday goal is a love for finding treasure. I’m bringing that as a team member, and will use all my experience, contacts, knowledge and abilities to this Company,” said Kane Fisher. “I live by the motto I learned from my father ‘Today’s the Day’ and am bringing that every day to TSR. I thank Craig Huffman, President and Founder of TSR for this opportunity to grow and make this something special.”
“Kane Fisher is one of the most valuable personalities and expertise that any treasure search and recovery company could have. With his experience and success, we have been able to not only conduct new searches, but also acquire a great amount of treasure and artifacts that we will show in the future,” said Craig A. Huffman, President and Founder of TSR.