Jeremy Wyeth Appointed to DRA Americas Board of Directors
TORONTO, ONTARIO -- (Marketwire) -- 01/25/13 -- DRA Americas, a
privately held full service engineering company and project house,
today announced that Jeremy Wyeth, Executive Vice President, Frontera
Copper Corporation, was appointed to the Company's Board of Directors
effective January 21, 2013.
Mr. Wyeth has held various positions in the mining industry for
almost thirty years. Responsible for the development of Ontario's
first diamond mine, he served the majority of his career with De
Beers and Anglo American, first as a mining engineer before moving on
to more strategic positions, including Vice President, Victor Diamond
Project for De Beers Canada and then Managing Director De Beers
Russia. From 2011 to 2012 he served as President and Chief Executive
Officer of Excellon Resources Inc. His international experience
covers Africa, Canada, Russia, Mexico and Brazil. In addition he has
held various positions in Canada on industry councils and boards,
including the position of Chairman of the Ontario Mining Association.
"Jeremy's enthusiasm and forward thinking will add a unique
perspective to help drive DRA's strategy for growth in the Americas,"
said Wray Carvelas, President and Chief Executive Officer of DRA
Americas. "He brings to the Board innovative ideas and valuable
hands-on executive mining industry experience."
About DRA Americas
DRA Americas is a full service engineering company and project house
that specializes in end-to-end project management solutions for the
minerals industry through plant design, construction and ongoing
contract operations for clients in North and South America. As a
subsidiary of The DRA Group in South Africa, the company established
operations in the Americas in 2005, having already developed a strong
foundation of experience around the world. From North and South
American offices the company services clients on both continents.
More information is available at www.draa.ca.
Hawley Communications Group
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