Association for Mineral Exploration British Columbia (AME BC)

Association for Mineral Exploration British Columbia (AME BC)

November 27, 2006 08:00 ET

AME BC: Media Advisory/Don Lindsay, President & CEO, Teck Cominco Limited to Address BC's Mineral Exploration and Mining Industry

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(CCNMatthews - Nov. 27, 2006) - Don Lindsay, President & CEO, Teck Cominco Limited, will discuss the company's mineral exploration program and partnership opportunities for junior mining companies at a breakfast presentation hosted by the Association for Mineral Exploration BC (AME BC) on Wednesday, November 29, 2006 at 7:30 a.m. at the Terminal City Club, 837 West Hastings Street.

Don Lindsay joined Teck Cominco Limited as President in January 2005, was appointed a Director in February 2005 and Chief Executive Officer in April 2005. He is a graduate of Queens University (B.Sc, Hons) and Harvard Business School (M.B.A.). He is a Director of Fording Canadian Coal Trust. Mr. Lindsay was employed by CIBC World Markets Inc. (investment banking) from 1985 to 2004 where he was most recently the President of CIBC World Markets Inc., Head of Investment and Corporate Banking and Head of the Asia Pacific Region.

About AME BC

The Association for Mineral Exploration BC represents over 3,800 members including individual geoscientists, prospectors, engineers, entrepreneurs, exploration companies, suppliers, mineral producers, and associations who are directly or indirectly engaged in mineral exploration in British Columbia and throughout the world. Through leadership, partnerships and advocacy, AME BC promotes a healthy environment and business climate for the mineral exploration industry on behalf of its members. AME BC is regarded as the predominant voice of mineral exploration and related issues in the province.


Contact Information

  • Association for Mineral Exploration British Columbia
    Dan Jepsen
    President & CEO
    (604) 689-5271 ext. 222 or Cell: (604) 818-7878
    or
    Living Communications Inc.
    Martin Livingston
    (604) 657-8234