Cascades reports on shareholders' voting results for the election of directors

KINGSEY FALLS, QC, May 11, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - Cascades Inc. (TSX: CAS), held its Annual General Meeting of Shareholders yesterday. The twelve (12) candidates proposed as directors were duly elected directors of the Corporation by a majority of the votes cast by the shareholders' present or represented by proxy at the Meeting, as follows:

    


VOTES FOR

VOTES WITHHELD

Nominee

Number

%

Number

%

Alain Lemaire

62,086,022

95.69

2,797,778

4.31

Louis Garneau

62,203,382

95.89

2,668,009

4.11

Sylvie Lemaire

56,750,461

87.46

8,133,340

12.54

David McAusland

61,020,016

94.05

3,863,785

5.95

Georges Kobrynsky

62,941,973

97.01

1,941,828

2.99

Élise Pelletier

64,384,223

99.23

499,578

0.77

Sylvie Vachon

63,941,821

98.55

941,980

1.45

Laurence G. Sellyn

62,859,919

96.88

2,023,882

3.12

Mario Plourde

62,849,751

96.87

2,034,050

3.13

Michelle Cormier

63,899,841

98.48

983,960

1.52

Martin Couture

64,463,969

99.35

419,832

0.65

Patrick Lemaire

62,843,719

96.86

2,040,082

3.14

 

Final voting results on all matters voted on at the Annual General Meeting of Shareholders held on May 10 will be filed with the Canadian Securities Regulators.

Founded in 1964, Cascades produces, converts and markets packaging and tissue products that are composed mainly of recycled fibres. Cascades employs close to 11,000 men and women, who work in more than 90 production units in North America and Europe. With its management philosophy, half a century of experience in recycling and continuous efforts in research and development as driving forces, Cascades continues to deliver the innovative products that customers have come to rely on. Cascades' shares trade on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol CAS.

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SOURCE Cascades Inc.

For further information: Media: Hugo D'Amours, Vice-President, Communications and Public Affairs, (819) 363-5184; Investors: Jennifer Aitken, MBA, Director, Investor Relations, (514) 282-2697; Source: Robert F. Hall, Chief Legal Officer and Corporate Secretary

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