Graphite One Resources Inc. (TSXV:GPH,OTCQX:GPHOF) appointed James Currie to the Board of Directors, effective immediately.
As quoted in the press release:
Mr. Currie is a mining engineer with over 34 years of experience in the mining industry, having worked on projects in many countries around the world. His experience encompasses exploration, feasibility studies, construction and operation of mining projects. Over his career Mr. Currie has worked for Placer Development (now Barrick Gold), Noranda, First Quantum Minerals and New Gold, amongst others. At New Gold where he was COO, he oversaw the development of the New Afton Mine, which is the key producing asset in New Gold’s portfolio. Mr. Currie has a Bachelor of Science in Mining from Queen’s University, and has been a Professional Engineer since 1982.