NEW YORK US Tungsten Corp. has named Michael Olsher its
chief executive officer, as the company continues to search for
a domestic tungsten source.
Olsher will replace Matthew Markin, who had served as interim
chief executive officer.
Olsher comes to the position having worked as a self-employed
raw materials consultant for MetMin Trade and Finance LLC since
2010. He has also worked as a division head for companies
including Considar Inc. which is now part of Traxys Inc.).
US Tungsten is focused on finding a domestic tungsten source
through aggressive prospecting and staking across the
western United States, the Henderson, Nev.-based company
In October, US Tungsten acquired property near the site of a
former tungsten mine in southwestern Montana, in what Olsher
said will hopefully be the United States first
tungsten mine in some several decades.