Mr. Hollow joined the Company in 2012 as Vice President and General Manager of the Endako Mine. Since December 2013, Mr. Hollow has been responsible and provided technical leadership for the Mt. Milligan mill operations, ramp up, and optimization of mine-to-mill operations. Effective May 26, 2014, John assumed the role of Vice President Technical Services for the Company. He has more than 20 years of milling and mineral processing experience. Prior to joining Thompson Creek, Mr. Hollow was Vice President, Concentrating Division for PT Freeport Indonesia, a subsidiary of Freeport McMoRan Copper and Gold. Prior to joining Freeport, John held mill management positions at Coeur Alaska, Inc., a subsidiary of Coeur D'Alene Mines, Fairbanks Gold Mining, Inc., a subsidiary of Kinross Gold, Inc., Lassen Gold Mining, Inc., a subsidiary of Amax Gold Inc., Wind Mountain Mining, Inc., and Nevada Gold Mining, Inc.. Mr. Hollow received a Ph.D. from the University of Alaska Fairbanks in Mineral Processing Engineering, and a B.S. in Business Administration and a B.S. in Mineral Processing Engineering from Montana College of Mineral Science and Technology.