"John Wakeford has more than 30 years in worldwide exploration with extensive experience in Archean greenstone deposits, including the Hemlo and Timmins gold camps. His experience includes fourteen years with Noranda, where, among other things, he played a key role in the discovery and evaluation of the Holloway gold deposit. On the creation of , Mr. Wakeford was appointed director of international exploration and led Hemlo's international gold exploration activities. Following the merger of Hemlo with Battle Mountain, he was appointed Director of Exploration, and eventually became responsible for Battle Mountain's exploration efforts. Subsequently John was the Vice-President of Exploration at during which time his experience and knowledge of Archean greenstone belts enabled the company to grow the Hope Bay resource to over 10 million ounces of gold. From 2008 until January 2012 Mr. Wakeford was the senior vice-president, corporate development of Corp., where he continues as a director."
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Jun 18, 2015) - Sabina Gold & Silver Corp. () ("SBB" or the "Company"), is pleased to announced that John Wakeford, P. Geo. will be joining Sabina as an advisor/consultant to the exploration team.
Adrian Hitchenor and John Wakeford launched the executive search and interim consultancy in 2006 after spotting a gap in the market for a northern-based headhunter specialising in boardroom level appointments for the financial services, consumer and business services sectors.