IAMGOLD shareholders re-elect board of directors

TSX: IMG    NYSE: IAG

TORONTO, May 23, 2013 /CNW/ - IAMGOLD Corporation ("IAMGOLD" or the "Company") today announced that shareholder voting at the Company's annual and special meeting of shareholders on May 21, 2013, has resulted in the election of all the directors listed as nominees in management's information circular dated April 15, 2013.

Results of the shareholder voting were as follows:

Nominee Votes For % For Votes Withheld % Withheld
John E. Caldwell 178,689,785 97.24 5,080,533 2.76
Donald K. Charter 128,535,535 69.94 55,234,783 30.06
W. Robert Dengler 178,753,527 97.27 5,016,791 2.73
Guy G. Dufresne 174,844,109 95.14 8,926,209 4.86
Richard J. Hall 179,309,973 97.57 4,460,345 2.43
Stephen J. J. Letwin 179,115,312 97.47 4,655,006 2.53
Mahendra Naik 174,935,150 95.19 8,835,168 4.81
William D. Pugliese 176,195,262 95.88 7,575,056 4.12
John T. Shaw 178,662,692 97.22 5,107,626 2.78
Timothy R. Snider 179,303,480 97.57 4,466,838 2.43

About IAMGOLD

IAMGOLD (www.iamgold.com) is a leading mid-tier gold producer with six operating gold mines (including current joint ventures) on three continents. In the Canadian province of Québec, the Company also operates Niobec Inc., one of the world's top three producers of niobium, and owns a rare earth element resource close to its niobium mine. IAMGOLD is well positioned for growth with a strong financial position and extensive management and operational expertise.  To grow from this strong base, IAMGOLD will advance those projects from its pipeline of exploration and expansion projects that can deliver attractive rates of return. IAMGOLD's growth plans are strategically focused in certain regions in Canada, select countries in South America and Africa.

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Si vous désirez obtenir la version française de ce communiqué, veuillez consulter le http://www.iamgold.com/French/Home/default.aspx.

SOURCE: IAMGOLD Corporation

For further information:

Bob Tait, VP Investor Relations, IAMGOLD Corporation
Tel: (416) 360-4743  Mobile: (647) 403-5520

Laura Young, Director, Investor Relations, IAMGOLD Corporation
Tel: (416) 933-4952 Mobile: (416) 670-3815

Toll-free: 1-888-464-9999  info@iamgold.com


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