MX Mining Inc. a junior gold mining company in the United States today announced the addition of a new member to its advisory board. The newest member to the executive team is Mr. Herb Duerr. Mr. Duerr offers MX Mining invaluable experience in the mining arena and will help to move the company forward in its development. “By combining some of the most experienced minds from the Gold Mining industry, MX Mining are making a real statement of intent. We are very excited at the prospect of Mr. Duerr leading the next stage of our development. There is no doubt that this is a major coup for MX Mining.” said MX Managing Partner Barry King.
Herb Duerr brings with him over 25 years of experience in base and precious metal mineral exploration. He has been involved in major mineral discoveries in North America and the Caribbean including the Alligator Ridge deposit in Nevada, Montana Tunnels in Montana and recent work on the Cala Abajo in Puerto.
Mr. Duerr’s experience includes identification, evaluation, and acquisition of base and precious metal deposits with an emphasis in the United States, Central America, and the Caribbean. He is currently the President of Desert Pacific, Inc and an officer in Nevada Mine Properties II.
He has been involved in exploration and drilling of three major mines in the U.S., acquisition of at least 15 metal resources, and worked with major mining companies on the examination of over a thousand mineral properties.
Mr. Duerr was in charge of prospect generation for two ventures similar to MinQuest between 1984 and 1994 in the Western U.S. These ventures were eventually sold for a significant return on investment. Mr. King commented,“This was a vital element for us. Herb’s field experience in the industry is unquestionable, but the fact that he brought with him a successful track record in comparable projects and has a clear understanding of our ultimate business strategy was an added bonus for MX Mining and its shareholders.”
He has held positions in companies such as North Mining, Brancote, WX Syndicate, U.S. Minerals Exploration, BP Minerals and American Selco. His experience includes evaluating over 200 properties in the U.S. for Rio Algom (U.S. porphyry copper-gold), Noranda/Hemlo (Nevada, gold, Arizona porphyry copper), Brancote (Nevada gold, Caribbean porphyry copper-gold, Eastern U.S. gold and diamonds), and Kennecott (Nevada, gold). He has a Bachelor of Science Degree from Florida Atlantic University in geology.
MX Mining (mxmining.com) is a wholly-owned U.S. junior mining company engaged in the exploration and development of properties with high potential of gold reserves. The company has identified several highly- prospective gold-rich properties in Arizona, Utah, Nevada, and Mexico, with reserves estimated to be in the millions. We are currently building a portfolio of properties in order to actively expand our gold resources.