Canadian Mining Journal

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    MINING PEOPLE: Norton Rose Fulbright, Anaconda Mining, Fission Uranium, and New Gold

    September 13, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Douglas B. Buchanan, a leading finance lawyer, has  joined the firm of Norton Rose Fulbright to focus on public-private partnerships (P3s). He will work with Doug Fried in the New York City office and Greg Lewis in Vancouver. Anaconda Mining

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    MINING PEOPLE: Detour Gold, NexGen, Osisko Metals, Seahawk Ventures, and TomaGold

    August 30, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Toronto’s Detour Gold Corp. has asked Alan Edwards, James Gowans and Judy Kirk to join its board of directors. Additionally, Dale Ekmark has been appointed VP and mine general manager of the Detour Lake gold mine. Sybil Veenman and Karri

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    MINING PEOPLE: Dyno Nobel, Canadian Zinc, Denison Mines, Mason Graphite

    August 16, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Dyno Nobel of Salt Lake City, Utah, has named Braden Lusk its new VP of Dynoconsult and applied technology. He earned both a BS and PhD in mining engineering from the Missouri University of Science and Technology, Rolla. Don MacDonald

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    MINING PEOPLE: Cornerstone, Eastmain, McEwen Mining, QMX Gold, and Wallbridge

    August 2, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Vancouver-based Cornerstone Metals has added R. Stuart “Tookie” Angus to its advisory board. He is presently chair of San Marco Resources, K92 Mining, and Kenadyr Mining (Holdings). He was formerly head of the Global Mining Group for Fasken Martineau. Maura

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    MINING PEOPLE: AngloGold, Copper Mountain, and Suncor

    July 26, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Kelvin Dushnisky will become the CEO and an executive director of AngloGold Ashanti in Johannesburg, South Africa, on Sept. 1, 2018. He is currently president of Toronto-based Barrick Gold. Vancouver-based Copper Mountain Mining Corp. has made two appointments recently. Lance

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    Barrick president Kelvin Dushnisky to join AngloGold Ashanti as CEO

    July 26, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Barrick Gold (TSX: ABX; NYSE: ABX) president Kelvin Dushnisky is leaving the company at the end of August to join AngloGold Ashanti (NYSE: AU) as CEO. Dushnisky joined Barrick in 2002 and held a range of progressively senior positions at the company before

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    DIAMONDS: Gren and Eira Thomas podcast

    July 16, 2018 by John Cumming, The Northern Miner

    The Northern Miner Podcast – episode 112: Gren and Eira Thomas – feature interview with two icons of Canadian diamond mining Recorded live at The Northern Miner‘s inaugural Diamonds in Canada Symposium in Toronto in June 2018, this episode features in-depth

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    MINING PEOPLE: New Gold, Encanto Potash, and Weir

    July 12, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    The newest director at Toronto-based New Gold is Jim Gowans, a past president of the CIM, chairman of the Mining Association of Canada, and a director of the Conference Board of Canada. He is currently the president and CEO of

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    MINING PEOPLE: Aura Silver, Denison, and Desert Lion

    June 28, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Aura Silver Resources of Ottawa announced the appointment of Robert Johansing as president and CEO. He has extensive knowledge of the company’s Taviche, Mexico, project where he acted as lead exploration geologist and country manager from 2006 to 2011. The

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    MINING PEOPLE: Lucara Diamond, Avino Silver and Gold, and TerraX Minerals

    June 21, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Eira Thomas is now CEO of Lucara Diamond Corp. with headquarters in Vancouver. Previously she was president and CEO of Kaminak Gold, and before that she was a co-founder and CEO of Stornoway Diamond. Vancouver-based Avino Silver and Gold Mines

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    MINING PEOPLE: Nautilus and Superior Gold

    June 14, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Toronto’s Nautilus Minerals announced that its country manager for Papua New Guinea Mel Togolo has been knighted by the Queen for service to economic development and to the community. Superior Gold of Toronto has appointed Brian Szeto as VP of

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    MINING PEOPLE: Alio Gold, Generation Mining, MegumaGold, Quantum Cobalt, Royal Road Minerals

    June 7, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Doug Jones is now executive VP and COO of Alio Gold in Vancouver. He will oversee operations at the Florida Canyon mine in Nevada and the San Francisco mine in Mexico. VP project development Paul Hosford will continue to oversee