Management - XIGEM


Brian Kalish
CEO, Director

Brian is a co-founder and formerly a Director and CEO of Media Central Corporation (CSE: FLYY, FSE:3AT) which he led from inception to being Canada’s largest publisher of alternative titles inside of 8 months. He is also the interim CEO of Baron Auto Group, an automobile subprime lender. Prior to MediaCentral, among other initiatives, he served as founding director and president of various specialty finance companies where portfolios grew from start-up to approximately $15 million in capital assets within two years. Prior to this, Brian was a Director and the CEO of Gemoscan Canada, Inc. a vertically integrated healthcare company which he reorganized and led through a series of capitalizations and public listings. Earlier he co-led the acquisition and redevelopment of the Toronto Argonauts Football Club of the Canadian Football League and founded the first interactive point of purchase retail medium in Canada. Brian has a degree in Political Economy from York University in Toronto.

Igor Kostioutchenko, CPA, CA, CD, CFE, CIA, LPA
Chief Financial Officer

Igor has extensive experience providing controllership services, applying IFRS, ASPE and U.S. GAAP frameworks, advising on restructuring, mergers, acquisitions and public market offerings. Igor graduated with distinction from the University of Toronto’s Rotman School of Management and began his public accounting career with Deloitte LLP. Igor is formerly the Controller and Interim CFO of Media Central Corporation Inc. (CSE: FLYY, FSE:3AT).

Anton Tikhomirov
Chief Technical Officer

Anton has more than 15 years of experience in digital technologies, with a specialization in e-commerce. His unique approach to systems enabled him to establish a chain of e-commerce platforms in 2008. Anton is formerly the Sr. VP of Technology and Architecture at Media Central Corporation Inc. (CSE: FLYY, FSE:3AT).