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CROSSHAIR EXPLORATION & MINING of Vancouver has welcomed Derrick (Rick) Gill to its board of directors. He is a for...


CROSSHAIR EXPLORATION & MINING of Vancouver has welcomed Derrick (Rick) Gill to its board of directors. He is a former executive VP and director of Voisey’s Bay Nickel Company.

Lukas Lundin has been named president and CEO of Vancouver-based FORTRESS MINERALS. He replaces Ian Slater who has left the company.

Derek Pannell, managing partner at Brookfield Asset Management. and former CEO of Falconbridge, has been named to the international advisory board of GARDA WORLD SECURITY CORP.’s GardaWorld Consulting and Investigation/Global Risks Group.

GRANDVIEW GOLD of Toronto has hired veteran geologist Toby Hughes as VP exploration. He will be responsible for interpreting the results of drill programs at the company’s Dixie Lake project.

Pierre A. Gratton is now the president and CEO of the MINING ASSOCIATION OF BRITISH COLUMBIA (MABC). He has served in senior roles in the federal government, private and not-for-profit sectors. He was most recently VP sustainable development and public affairs with the Mining Association of Canada.

NORTHERN CONTINENTAL RESOURCES of Vancouver has named Warren W. Stayner its new president, CEO and a director. He succeeds Alan Crawford who has stepped down from the management team but will remain on the board.