Danny Sims - Investment Executive.Danny is a California-registered Professional Geologist with a long and diverse history of natural resource experience.After receiving a B.S. in geology at the University of Cincinnati in 1987, he worked for Newmont Exploration, prospecting for gold in northeastern Nevada.Danny then attended the University of Arizona, where he received M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in economic geology.His
master's thesis was a study of structural controls on the Ash Peak silver deposit in Arizona.While completing the coursework for this degree, Danny
worked summers for Cominco Alaska Exploration, prospecting for base metals throughout Alaska.He
then did his
Ph.D., examining the genesis and structural controls on Cominco's Red Dog zinc-lead-silver deposit in northwestern Alaska.His
detailed study identified the huge Aqualuk Zone at Red Dog. While finishing his Ph.D. degree, Danny began his long and successful career as a mining consultant.
As a consultant, he
clients develop geologic models of their ore deposits for mine design.Those clients included Phelps Dodge, Freeport, Kennecott, Cyprus, Southern Peru, Santa Fe, U.S. Borax, Thompson Creek, Heidelberg Cement, Agrium, and many others.The commodities Danny
worked on in North America, South America, and Asia included gold, copper, molybdenum, diamonds, limestone, phosphate, and borax. Danny
gave up his
consulting career because he
wanted to travel less and spend more time with his
family.Since then, Danny
started and managed a small organic fertilizer company, and attended law school, where he
studies on water and natural resources.He then worked briefly as an attorney for a large Arizona law firm.
Most of his
work at the law firm involved mining claim disputes and regulatory law controlling exploration and mining activities on public and private lands.Danny
came to Global Resources in 2007 because he
saw it as the best place to combine his
extensive knowledge in natural resources with his
Backed by Global's expertise, and the investing acumen of Rick Rule, Danny
can help you to make informed investment decisions in the often-times complicated natural resources securities markets.