Newtrax announces appointment of Larry Clark as COO
Montreal, Canada – March, 2018 — Newtrax Technologies, Inc. (‘Newtrax’), the mining industry’s leading provider of safety and productivity enhancing solutions for underground hard rock mines is pleased to announce the appointment of Lawrence (Larry) Clark, P.E. as Chief Operating Officer (COO). In his role as COO, Mr. Clark will be responsible for global systems and processes, product development, production, 24/7 support and digital marketing.
Mr. Clark brings 40 years of operations, consulting, sales, engineering and technology development experience to Newtrax. Starting as an underground miner at the end of a jackleg, Mr. Clark entered the industry the hard way. In 1986, however, Mr. Clark earned a degree from the Colorado School of Mines and joined the management side of the business.
For the five years prior to joining Newtrax, Mr. Clark was the North American Principal for Jolimont Global Mining Systems, a private equity firm placing investments in mining equipment, technology and services (METS) companies. For the 17 years prior to Jolimont Global, Mr. Clark worked for Newmont Mining Corporation’s Technical Services group finishing as Senior Director of Mining Technology at the Englewood, Colorado headquarters. Mr. Clark brings a vast industry network, a deep understanding of the challenges facing the mining industry, and a focused approach to operational discipline to Newtrax.
Newtrax welcomes Mr. Clark and wishes him success in his new role.