Comstock Mining (OTCBB: LODE) has added two senior operating managers, Clifford Nelson and Edouard Zoutomou, to the Company’s management team, effective today.
Mr. Nelson joins the Company as Vice President of Operations bringing with him more than 30 years of operations management and metallurgical experience, most recently with Golden Predator as VP of Operations.
Mr. Zoutomou joins the Company as Metallurgical Processor Manager, bringing with him more than 30 years of of a unique blend of project and operations management and metallurgical process engineering experience, with 17 of those years in various technical and operational capacities with Alligator Ridge Mine, Greens Creek Mine and Kennecott Utah Copper.
According to Corrado De Gasperis, CEO of Comstock, “We are delighted to add such strong operations and production experience to our Comstock team as we near our critical production objectives. Our search placed a disproportional emphasis on a demonstrated record of strong project management, extensive, successful start up experience and very strong technical engineering and metallurgy expertise. We have achieved all that and more with the additions of Cliff and Ed to the Comstock.”