Gold Standard Ventures (OTCQX: GDVXF; TSX-V: GV) has appointed David Cole to the Board Of Directors of the Company and added Steven Koehler to the Nevada exploration team as Manager of Projects.
Mr. Cole has over 27 years of mining and mineral exploration industry experience. In December 2003, Mr. Cole founded Eurasian Minerals Inc. as a public company, which has grown to a market capitalization of $100 million. Eurasian Minerals holds over 100 exploration projects in 11 countries.
Mr. Koehler over his 22 year career has held senior level exploration positions with Newmont, Placer Dome and Miranda Gold, exploring for gold on the Carlin and Cortez Trends of northern Nevada. During this time, he participated in gold discoveries at Leeville, Four Corners, Hardie Footwall Extension, Pete underground and Cortez Hills. Most recently as Chief Geologist of Evolving Gold, Steve led the Nevada exploration programs which included the expansion of the Arch gold system on the Carlin Trend.