TORONTO, Feb. 24, 2014 /CNW/ - Red Tiger Mining Inc., (TSXV: RMN), (the "Company" or "Red Tiger") announces that Thomas Utter, the former
CEO of the Company and the Chairman of the Board of Directors, passed
away suddenly on Saturday night after suffering from a heart related
"Our Company has lost a talented, dedicated and passionate leader who
made an unforgettable mark on the lives of his colleagues, family and
friends, and we are deeply saddened by his death," said Mr. Robert
Wunder, CEO of the Company. "Thomas was a gifted and experienced
executive, who not only founded and led the growth of Red Tiger, but
acted as a respected mentor and inspiration to his team."
In 1998, Thomas was instrumental in re-organizing Norway-based Zaruma
Gold ASA, took-over management control, and in 2000 successfully led
the Company to a listing on the Toronto Stock Exchange.
Thomas studied Geology at the University of Frankfurt (Germany), held a
Ph.D. in Geochemistry and an Honorary Professorship at the Technical
University of Darmstadt (Germany), where he gave courses in Economic
Our thoughts and prayers are with his family at this time.
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SOURCE: Red Tiger Mining Inc.
For further information:
Red Tiger Mining Inc.
20 Toronto Street, 12th Floor, Toronto, ON, M5C 2B8
President and CEO
Tel.: +1 52 662 311 8839
CFO and Secretary
Tel.: 416-637-1517 x 107