Frederick H. Earnest has served as director since 2007 and was appointed CEO of the Company in January 2012. He served as the Company's President
and Chief Operating Officer from 2007-2012 and as Senior Vice President, Project Development from 2006-2007. He is currently a director of Midas
Gold Corp. Mr. Earnest has over 25 years experience in the mining industry, including President of Pacific Rim El Salvador, and previously as
General Manager and Legal Representative for Compania Minera Dayton in Chile. He holds a B.S. in Mining Engineering from Colorado School of Mines.
About Vista Gold:
Vista’s principal assets include its flagship Mt. Todd gold project in Northern Territory, Australia, and an 11.2% holding in Midas Gold Corp. In addition to non-core projects in Mexico and California, Vista holds royalty interests in projects in Bolivia and Indonesia. For more information about our projects, including technical studies and resource estimates, please visit our website at www.vistagold.com.