Tim Wood has served as the Executive Director of Denver Gold Group since 2011. He is also a member of the Gold Oversight Committee for the LBMA Gold Price, which is the global benchmark price for gold.
Prior to joining DGG, Tim managed retail and institutional investment conferences in America and South Africa. At Mining Indaba he oversaw its corporatization and ten-fold expansion in net income over four years. Tim also has extensive experience in publishing having founded several publications, and as an editor for various media enterprises including South Africa’s Sunday Times and Mineweb. Tim was a founding director of Moneyweb, a new media enterprise that listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange in 1999.
As a journalist, Tim has several investigative reporting credits to his name including uncovering secret audits of the corrupted UN Oil for Food Programme, and documenting a secret visit to South Africa by North Korean officials seeking nuclear materials.
Tim and his family emigrated to the United States from South Africa in 2000, becoming American citizens in 2010. He earned a graduate degree in International Relations, and a Diploma in Business Administration, both from Wits University in Johannesburg. He read for the degrees after completing compulsory military service as a combat artillery officer at the conclusion of the Angolan war.
Director of Operations
Julie Dill joined Denver Gold Group in 2017 to fill the new role of Director of Operations. Prior to joining DGG, Julie served as a Meeting Architect for Kinsley Meetings, where she was responsible for the planning and execution of large national conferences for both corporate and association clients. She also worked for six years at the American Council of Engineering Companies of Colorado as the Education Services Coordinator. This role provided her with extensive experience working directly with members and volunteers to identify programming needs and execute successful marketing and event strategies for the association.
Julie grew up in Alamosa, Colo., and graduated from Metropolitan State University of Denver with a bachelor’s degree in Hospitality, Tourism and Event Management. She resides in Denver with her husband and their two young sons.