Canadian Mining Journal



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    MINING PEOPLE: Kennady Diamonds, Latin American Minerals, and Precipitate Gold

    March 3, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Kennady Diamonds of Toronto has named Tom McCandless to its board of directors. He is president of MCC Geoscience and a former chief mineralogist at Stornoway Diamond Corp. Basil Botha is now chairman and CEO of Toronto-based Latin American Minerals.

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    MINING PEOPLE: Pilot Gold, Stria Lithium, Suncor, and Teck

    February 25, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Vancouver-based Pilot Gold has named Cal Everett president and CEO. He is a geologist with more than 14 years of experience with senior mining companies. He moved to the financial sector from 1990 to 2008 when he became president and

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    MINING PEOPLE: Barrick, Kirkland Lake Gold, and Western Uranium

    February 18, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Barrick Gold of Toronto has named Kelvin Dushinsky to its board of directors. He joined the company in 2002 and is its president. He also holds the post of chairman at Acacia Mining. Following its merger with St Andrew Goldfields,

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    MINING PEOPLE: Comstock Metals, Kombat Copper, Vale Canada, and Wesdome

    February 11, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Vancouver’s Comstock Metals, owner of the QV advanced exploration project in Yukon, has named Ehsan Dana as president CEO and a director, effective Feb. 22, 2016. Previously he was the lead mining analyst at BC Investment Management Corp. He is

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    MINING PEOPLE: Athabasca Minerals, Continental Precious Minerals, Reliant Gold, and Secova Metals

    February 4, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Don Paulencu is the new chairman of Edmonton-based Athabasca Minerals. He has served as audit partner for several public corporations including Athabasca. Peter Elzinga has resigned his seat on the board due to health reasons. Continental Precious Minerals of Toronto

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    MINING PEOPLE: Athabasca Minerals, GFK Resources, Nevada Copper, PotashCorp, and Western Copper and Gold

    January 21, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Chris Greenwood has been named VP operations of Athabasca Minerals in Edmonton. He will be responsible for the development of the aggregate business in the Wood Buffalo region. Montreal’s GFK Resources has asked Tony Brisson to join its board of

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    MINING PEOPLE: Beaufield, GoGold, and Kennady Diamonds

    January 14, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Beaufield Resources of Montreal has named Mathieu Stephens its new VP exploration and corporate development. A graduate of the University of Montreal and Ecole des Haute Etudes Commerciales Montreal, he was formerly the company’s senior and chief geologist. Brad Langille

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    MINING PEOPLE: Eco Oro, Erdene, McEwen Mining, Richmont, and Sulliden

    January 7, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Eco Oro Minerals of Vancouver has promoted Mark Moseley-Williams to the posts of president and CEO. He was previously the company’s COO. Prior to that he worked at Fortuna Silver, Coeur d’Alene Mines, Kinross and Eldorado Gold. David Mosher is

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    MINING PEOPLE: Cameco and Richmont Mines

    December 23, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Cameco Corp. of Saskatoon has appointed Don Kayne as a director effective Jan. 1, 2016, until the next annual general meeting. He is president and CEO of Canfor Corp. and CEO of Canfor Pulp Products. Greg Chamandy will resign as

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    MINING PEOPLE: Alabama Graphite, First Point, Iamgold, Jaguar Mining, Pan American Silver

    December 17, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Toronto-headquartered Alabama Graphite Corp. has named Don Baxter as president and CEO. Ron S. Roda, former president and co-CEO, has resigned. Trevor Rabb is the new VP exploration at First Point Minerals in Vancouver. Ron Britten has stepped down from

  • URANIUM-RARE EARTHS: Pele Mountain launches Eco Ridge Development Corp.

    December 10, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Pele Mountain Resources has relaunched its First Canadian Uranium subsidiary as the Eco Ridge Development Corp. ERDC will hold the uranium and rare earths properties owned by the company near Elliot Lake, ON, and the nearby proposed site

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    MINING PEOPLE: Goldcorp, Hudbay, Peregrine, Richmont Mines, and Wellgreen Platinum

    December 10, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Chuck Jeannes, president and CEO of Vancouver’s Goldcorp, has announced his retirement, effective at the company’s annual general meeting in April 2016. Jeannes has led Goldcorp since January 2007 and has been with Goldcorp and its predecessor company Glamis Gold for nearly