Great Canadian Gaming announces election of directors

RICHMOND, BC, June 17, 2015 /CNW/ - [TSX:GC] ("Great Canadian" or the "Company") announces that at its annual general and special meeting of shareholders held on June 16, 2015 (the "Meeting"), all directors nominated as listed in the information circular dated May 4, 2015 were elected.  The detailed results are as follows:


Votes For

Withhold Votes

Director

#

%

#

%

Neil W. Baker

45,736,006

88.06

6,203,003

11.94

Rod N. Baker

51,623,228

99.39

315,781

0.61

Larry W. Campbell

35,803,694

68.93

16,135,315

31.07

Mark A. Davis

44,295,942

85.28

7,643,067

14.72

William A. Dimma

44,360,424

85.41

7,578,585

14.59

Thomas W. Gaffney

45,421,996

87.45

6,517,013

12.55

Karen A. Keilty

45,739,437

88.06

6,199,572

11.94

Peter G. Meredith

45,405,235

87.42

6,533,774

12.58

David L. Prupas

44,041,084

84.79

7,897,925

15.21

As a ballot was not required for the election of the directors, the number of votes disclosed reflects only the proxies received by management of the Company in advance of the Meeting. 

At the Meeting, the Shareholders of the Company also reappointed Deloitte LLP as the auditors of the Company and approved the continuation of the Company's 2007 Share Option Plan. A detailed report on the voting results is filed on www.sedar.com.

ABOUT GREAT CANADIAN GAMING CORPORATION

Great Canadian Gaming Corporation operates gaming, entertainment and hospitality facilities in British Columbia, Ontario, Nova Scotia, and Washington State. The Company's 16 gaming properties consist of three community gaming centres, four racetracks (two with casinos operated by the Company and two with casinos operated by the Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation), and nine casinos, including one with a Four Diamond resort hotel. As of March 31, 2015, the Company had approximately 3,900 employees in Canada and 500 in Washington State. Further information is available on the Company's website, www.gcgaming.com.

ON BEHALF OF

GREAT CANADIAN GAMING CORPORATION

"Original Signed By Rod N. Baker"
______________________________
Rod N. Baker
President and Chief Executive Officer

GREAT CANADIAN GAMING CORPORATION [TSX:GC]
Suite #350 - 13775 Commerce Parkway
Richmond, BC
V6V 2V4
(604) 303-1000
Website: www.gcgaming.com

SOURCE Great Canadian Gaming Corporation

For further information: For investor enquiries: ir@gcgaming.com or Ms. Tanya Ruskowski, Executive Assistant to the President and Chief Executive Officer and the Chief Financial Officer, (604) 303-1000; For media enquiries: Mr. Chuck Keeling, Vice-President, Stakeholder Relations and Responsible Gaming, (604) 247-4197

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