Mr. Daniel Saint Don Joins Atna as Vice President and Chief Operating Officer
GOLDEN, Colo., Jan. 8, 2013 /CNW/ -Atna Resources Ltd. ("Atna" or the
"Company") (TSX:ATN / OTCQB:ATNAF) is pleased to announce that the Company has
appointed Mr. Daniel Saint Don, (P.Eng.) to the position of Vice President and
Chief Operating Officer effective January 7, 2013.
Mr. Saint Don joins Atna from DMC Mining Services where he has served as
General Manager of USA Mining Operations since 2007. Mr. Saint Don graduated
from Michigan Technological University in Houghton Michigan with a B.Sc. in
Mining Engineering in 1987 and received his Masters of Business
Administration, (MBA) from the Gore School of Business, (Westminster College)
in Salt Lake City in 2007. He is a member of the Association of Professional
Engineers of Ontario. Prior to DMC Mining Services, Mr. Saint Don held
positions in operations, project management and engineering for Boart Longyear
Ltd, Stillwater Mining Company, Copper Range Co, (Inmet Mining), and
International Minerals and Chemical, (now Mosaic). Mr. Saint Don will oversee
existing operations and future project advancement efforts.
"Atna is pleased to welcome Mr. Saint Don to its management team. He brings a
strong range of management and technical skills that will complement the
skills base of our existing management team and add to our overall growth and
shareholder value focus," states James Hesketh, President and CEO.
For additional information on Atna, its mining, development and exploration
projects, please visit our website at www.atna.com.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION, CONTACT:
James Hesketh, President and CEO - (303) 278-8464 Valerie Kimball, Investor
Relations - toll free (877) 692-8182 www.atna.com
SOURCE: Atna Resources Ltd.
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