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John William Goth

John William Goth, American former mining and metals company executive, consultant. Served with United States Navy, 1945-1946. Fellow American Society Metals (past chairman government public affairs committee); member American Institute of Mining, Colorado Mining Association (director education foundation).

Background

  • Goth, John William was born on April 22, 1927 in Ree Heights, South Dakota, United States. Son of Perry E. and Alma L. (Wooley) Goth.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Metallurgy, South Dakota School Mines, 1950. Doctor of Business Administration (honorary), South Dakota School Mines, 1981. Master of Engineering in Metallurgy (Rotary Foundation fellow), McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, 1951.

      Graduate, advanced management program Harvard University, 1973.

    Career

    • With AMAX Coal Company Inc., since 1954, vice president sales Greenwich, Connecticut, 1972-1975, vice president, 1975-1981, executive vice president, 1981-1982, senior executive vice president, 1982-1985. President Climax Molybdenum Company division, Greenwich, 1975-1978, group executive, molybdenum, nickel, tungsten and specialty metals group, 1978-1985. Consultant, since 1985.

      Executive director Mineral Information Institute, Denver, since 1987, Denver Gold Group.

    Membership

    Served with United States Navy, 1945-1946. Fellow American Society Metals (past chairman government public affairs committee). Member American Institute of Mining, Colorado Mining Association (director education foundation).

    Connections

    • Married Ree Moulton, December 12, 1952. Children: Jay, Patrick, William.
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    • 1950
      South Dakota School Mines
    • 1981
      South Dakota School Mines
    • 1951
      McGill University
    • 1973
      advanced management program Harvard University
    • 1972 - 1975
      With AMAX Coal Company Coal Company Incorporated
      Connecticut, United States
    • 1975 - 1978
      president, Climax Molybdenum Company division
      Greenwich, United Kingdom
    • 1985
      consultant
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