Move helps reinforce Barrick’s commitment to Nevada
HENDERSON, Nevada, January 28, 2016 — Barrick Gold Corporation is pleased to announce that Michael Brown has been appointed President, Barrick U.S.A.
Michael will be based out of Barrick’s new Southern Nevada office in Henderson. His new position strongly emphasizes Barrick’s long-term commitment to the state of Nevada.
Mr. Brown has been an advocate for Nevada communities since joining the company in 1994. He serves of the board of several well-known local organizations like Three Square Food Bank, Opportunity Village, The Public Education Foundation and Nevada Ballet Theatre. He is chairman-elect of the board of directors for the Nevada Mining Association and serves as a board member for the National Mining Association.
About Barrick U.S.A.
Barrick is the world’s leading gold producer, with operations on four continents. The company operates three gold mines in Nevada, providing more than 3,000 of the state’s highest-paying jobs. Barrick is the state’s largest foreign investor and is also Nevada’s largest exporter. Barrick and its employees are active supporters of causes in education, the arts and other local community organizations in both Northern and Southern Nevada. In partnership with other Nevada businesses, Barrick has taken a leadership role in working to establish best practices and promote corporate giving in Nevada through the Nevada Corporate Giving Council.
Matthew Driscoll, R&R Partners