Canadian Mining Journal

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    MINING PEOPLE: Jaxon Mining, Orla Mining and Prize Mining

    October 18, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Vancouver-based Jaxon Mining has named John King Burns as CEO. He previously served as the lead director and chairman of the company’s board. He will retain his role as chairman. Former president and CEO Jason Cubitt has resigned. Effective Nov.

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    MINING PEOPLE: Steinert, Leagold, Maritime Iron, and TomaGold

    October 11, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Steinert US of Walton, Kentucky, has named Andreas W. Ernst its new president and CEO. He is also chair of the Equipment and Service Providers Council. Adriaan “Attie” Roux has is the first COO at Leagold Mining Corp. of Vancouver.

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    MINING PEOPLE: CIS Quality Parts, Largo Resources, Radisson Mining, and Roxgold

    October 4, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Timothy Hansen has been named business development manager of mining at CIS Quality Parts and Components of Knoxville, Tenn. He holds an MBA from Keller Graduate School of Management. The new COO and president of Toronto-based Largo Resources is Paulo

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    MINING PEOPLE: eCobalt, Edison Cobalt, Guyana Goldfields, Nutrien, and Roxgold

    September 27, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    eCobalt Solutions of Vancouver has announced the retirement of president and CEO Paul Farquharson, effective at the end of this month. The new president and CEO will be Michael Callahan beginning Oct. 1, 2018. Callahan’s immediate focus will be to

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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