Sector Expert: Ron Nichols
Ron Nichols, a professional engineer with over 30 years of experience in the exploration sector, is president, CEO and director of Dolly Varden Silver Corp. He has expertise in both project management and property generation from his work with junior and senior companies. Nichols spent 20 years with Cominco Ltd. He was involved with the discovery of the Valley Copper and Snip mines in British Columbia and on extensions to the Black Angel mine in Greenland. More recently Nichols has been involved at a senior level in the re-start up and operation of the Ag-Cu-Pb-Zn La Negra mine in Mexico and the planning and project financing for putting the Historic Shafter Silver Mine back into operation.
Will We See a Silver Breakout in 2013? (3/13/13)
Silver has been trading sideways so far in 2013, but what will the rest of the year bring? Will 2013 be the year silver prices break out or crash and burn? What is a sustainable silver price for mining companies and where will the metal come from to supply the next generation of industrial and investment demand? Most important, how can investors make money off this volatile sector? These were the burning questions The Gold Report took to analysts, money managers and heads of silver mining companies. The answers may surprise you.