Canadian Mining Journal

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    MINING PEOPLE: Syncrude chooses new top executive

    October 26, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    FORT McMURRAY, Alta. – Syncrude is undergoing an executive change at the end of this year with the retirement of Syncrude president and CEO Mark Ward. Doreen Cole will replace him as managing director, effective Dec. 11, 2017. Cole brings

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    MINING PEOPLE: Geoscience BC, LeadFX, and Northern Dynasty (Pebble)

    October 12, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Gavin C. Dirom is joining Geoscience BC in Vancouver as the organization’s president and CEO, effective Oct. 16, 2017. He has over 25 years of experience in the Canadian mineral exploration and mining industry with a focus on government policies,

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    MINING PEOPLE: Allegiant Gold, Detour Gold, Lupaka, and Power Metals

    September 28, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Andy Wallace has been named CEO of Allegiant Gold, a subsidiary to be spun out of Columbus Gold of Vancouver. Wallace is the principal of Cordex Exploration credited with nine gold discoveries in Nevada. The new COO of Detour Gold

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    MINING PEOPLE: SRK Consulting, Ram River Coal, and Zephyr Minerals

    September 21, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SRK Consulting (North America) announced that Stephen Day is its new chairman. He brings 30 years to worldwide geo-environmental experience, nearly 20 of which have been with SRK (Canada), to the post. A geochemist by profession, Day specializes in developing

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    MINING PEOPLE: Broadway Gold, Dundee, Filo Mining, K2 Gold, and Matamec

    September 14, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Vancouver-based Broadway Gold Mining has hired senior geologist Philip Mulholland to oversee this fall’s drilling and exploration program. The company hopes to advance its Madison copper-gold project near Butte, Mont. Dundee Precious Metals of Toronto has elected Jonathan Goodman as

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    MINING PEOPLE: Beaufield, Bestech, Discovery Metals, GoldQuest, Osisko, and Potash Ridge

    September 7, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Beaufield Resources of Montreal has appointed Ronald Stewart its permanent president and CEO. Additionally, Herve Thiboutot has been named a director. Sudbury, Ont.-based Bestech has recently hired Lorri McCann, previously at SNC-Lavalin as mechanical civil structural manager. Steve Langille, recently

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    MINING PEOPLE: Cordoba Minerals, First Cobalt, Golden Dawn, Osisko Metals, and Yamana Gold

    August 31, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Cordoba Minerals of Toronto has appointed a new COO, Mark Gibson, and a new VP exploration, Eugenio Espada. Jason Rickard has been named to the new position of exploration manager at Toronto-based First Cobalt Corp. He was previously a senior

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    MINING PEOPLE: Bridgestone, Dominion Diamond, Great Panther, K92, New Pacific Metals, TMAC Resources, and Wellgreen

    August 17, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Bridgestone Americas, headquartered in Nashville, Tenn., has named Bridget Neal the new president of the off-the-road tire division. She is a 15-year employee who has held a number of leader roles in areas such a supply and demand planning, logistics,

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    MINING PEOPLE: Siemens Canada, Melior

    August 10, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Based in Oakville, Ont., Siemens Canada has named Faisal Kazi as its new president and CEO, effective Sept. 1, 2017. He joined the company in 1991 and most recently was senior VP responsible for the Energy Management division in Canada

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    MINING PEOPLE: Great Panther Silver, Osisko Metals, and Teck

    August 3, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    The new president and CEO of Great Panther Silver in Vancouver is Jim Bannantine, effective Aug. 16, 2017. He was most recently the chief executive of Aura Minerals. Bannantine replaces Robert Archer, a co-founder of the Great Panther, who will

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    MINING PEOPLE: Freeport Resources, Potash Ridge, Revival Gold, and Trigon Metals

    July 20, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    The new COO of Vancouver’s Freeport Resources is Shervin Teymouri. He will also sit on the board. Potash Ridge of Toronto has named Andrew Squires president and COO. Ross Phillips  assumes the role of VP corporate development and chief commercial

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    MINING PEOPLE: Currie Rose, Northern Empire, and Nouveau Monde Graphite

    July 13, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Toronto-based Currie Rose Resources says that company president, Michael Griffiths, has assumed the additional role of CEO, replacing Harold Smith, who remains a director and significant shareholder of the company. The new executive chairman of Vancouver’s Northern Empire Resources is