logo
Plus   Neg
Share
Email
Comment

Crosshair Energy Appoints Mark Ludwig As President & CEO

Crosshair Energy Corp. (CXZ,CXX.TO) announced the appointment of Mark Ludwig, as President & Chief Executive Officer effective April 30, 2012 and the appointment of Chris Healey to Crosshair's Board of Directors, effective April 25, 2012.

Ludwig was appointed Chief Operating Officer in July 2011 and brings more than 30 years of mining, management and mineral exploration and development experience to his new role. Ludwig takes over from Stewart Wallis, who is retiring from his role as President & CEO but will remain as a member of Crosshair's Board of Directors and a consultant to Crosshair as well as the entire Forbes West group of companies.

Prior to joining Crosshair, Ludwig was the Vice President of Operations of Neutron Energy. From 2005 to 2008 he was employed by Hecla Mining Company as a Senior Mining Engineer/Project Manager and later as Manager of Corporate Development. From 1984 until 2005 he worked in various positions with BHP Billiton including as a Senior Project and Mining Engineer. Mr. Ludwig will continue to be based in Denver, Colorado.

Healey will be taking over the Board seat vacated by Ian Smith, who is retiring as a director of Crosshair.

by RTT Staff Writer

For comments and feedback: editorial@rttnews.com

Business News

Quick Facts

Editors Pick
BlackBerry Ltd. has introduced a new a cloud-based cybersecurity program that will scan automakers' software for threats amid increased concerns about hacking in Internet-connected cars. BlackBerry Jarvis, the transformational software cybersecurity product, helps carmakers detect security flaws in software before it goes into their vehicles. General Motors Co. said it plans to mass-produce self driving cars that will have no steering wheel, pedals or manual controls by 2019. The automaker has filed a safety petition with the Department of Transportation for its fourth-generation self-driving Cruise AV, its first production-ready vehicle built from the start to operate safely on its own. Wells Fargo & Co. on Friday reported an 18 percent increase in profit for the fourth quarter from last year, reflecting a net benefit from the recent U.S. tax reform and a gain on sale of Wells Fargo Insurance Services, in addition to higher revenues. Earnings per share for the quarter beat analysts' expectations, while revenues missed their estimates.
comments powered by Disqus
Follow RTT