Natural Resources >> CEO Interviews >> December 23, 2002

Richard De Voto – Canyon Resources Corporation (cau)

RICHARD H. DE VOTO is President, Chairman, and CEO of Canyon Resources Corporation, a company involved in the exploration, production and sale of precious minerals in the western US and Latin America. Dr. De Voto has had over 40 years of experience in natural resource exploration and management. He was a co-founder of Canyon in 1979 and a founding Director of Delta Gold in Australia from 1984 through 1990. From 1966 to 1987, he was also a Professor of Geology at the Colorado School of Mines. He received an MSc degree in Civil Engineering and a Doctor of Science degree in Geology from the Colorado School of Mines in 1961. Dr. De Voto is Professor Emeritus of the Colorado School of Mines and a registered Professional Engineer in the State of Colorado. Profile
TWST: Would you start us off with a brief description of Canyon


Dr. De Voto: Canyon Resources Corporation was founded by myself

and a couple of associates in 1979 as a mineral