The work of mineral prospectors like Mick Shemesian is extremely important and becomes more so over time. Mick himself has come to be highly respected in the minerals prospecting industry, in part because he has two decades in the industry. While he started by working in the Pilbara region of Australia, he has also worked as a prospector on three additional continents; Asia, Africa and North America. That level of experience is likely why he has served on the Board of Directors for Arak Resources and Cobalt 27 for the past few years. It is also why he has been the Chief Executive Officer for EML since 2005.
One key reason Mick Shemesian has such a good reputation is because he believes strongly in using the newest and most effective technologies to maintain the constant flow of certain minerals going because that is a sure way to keep the global economy productive and moving forward. The efforts of mineral prospectors like Mick Shemesian are important elements to keeping minerals prices as steady as possible. That is a good outcome for everyone, from companies and manufacturers to consumers.