Mike Koziol is the new president of Vancouver-based ALTO VENTURES. He had been VP of exploration for the company since 2004.
AZIMUT EXPLORATION of Montreal HAS NAMED Sylvain Guerard its VP of exploration. He was previously senior geologist and exploration manager for Barrick Gold in Tanzania.
Montreal-based BIRIM GOLDFIELDS has named Victor King as CEO. He is also president and COO of the company.
IVANHOE AUSTRALIA, headquartered in Melbourne, has named Peter Reeve its CEO. His background is in mineral processing.
The new managing director of business law firm MCMILLAN BINCH MENDELSOHNs Mining Group is Jeffery Snow. He is a veteran of both Noranda and Falconbridge.
STORNOWAY DIAMOND CORP. of Vancouver has named Matt Manson president and a member of the board. He is currently president of Contact Diamond Corp. and Ashton Mining, both of which are Stornoway subsidiaries.