ABER DIAMOND CORP. has named Lars-Eric Johansson to its board of directors. He currently holds the position of executive VP and CFO at Noranda Inc.
Travis Engen, president and CEO of ALCAN INC., will chair the WORLD ECONOMIC FORUM WATER INITIATIVE. The WEFWI is an partnership of public and private organizations with the aim of improving watershed management.
LAKE SHORE GOLD of Vancouver has appointed Dr. Michael J. Byron its new VP of exploration. Byron is also VP of exploration for Aurora Platinum, which owns 58.5% of Lake Shore Gold.
BISHOP RESOURCES of Kelowna, B.C., has named Arthur T. Fisher to the position of manager, resource development and to its board of directors.
Jean-Marc Lulin is the new president and CEO of EXPLORATION AZIMUT. His appointment was effective June 5, and interim-president Andr Gaumond will remain on the Azimut board.
Vancouver-based LIBERTY MINERAL EXPLORATION is pleased to announce that Frank van de Water has been appointed to its board.