METRO INC. announces the voting results on the election of its directors

MONTREAL, Jan. 25, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - Following the Annual General Meeting of shareholders of METRO INC. held on January 24, 2017, METRO INC. is announcing the voting results obtained at the Annual General Meeting of Shareholders for the election of its directors.

The 13 nominees proposed by management were elected as directors. According to proxies received and ballots cast, each of the following 13 individuals were elected as directors of the Corporation until the next annual meeting of shareholders or until such person's successor is elected or appointed, with the following results:

 

NAME OF NOMINEE

VOTES FOR

%

VOTES WITHHELD

%

Maryse Bertrand

163,225,481

99.87

211,028


0.13

Stephanie Coyles

162,761,668

99.59

674,841


0.41

Marc DeSerres

160,768,535

98.37

2,667,974


1.63

Claude Dussault

162,462,476

99.40

974,033


0.60

Russell Goodman

163,052,462

99.77

384,047


0.23

Marc Guay

163,244,475

99.88

192,034


0.12

Christian W.E. Haub

162,173,931

99.23

1,262,578


0.77

Michel Labonté

161,535,464

98.84

1,901,045


1.16

Eric R. La Flèche

163,047,961

99.76

388,548


0.24

Christine Magee

152,881,972

93.54

10,554,537


6.46

Marie-José Nadeau

159,310,717

97.48

4,125,792


2.52

Réal Raymond

162,980,799

99.72

455,710


0.28

Line Rivard

163,226,599

99.87

209,910


0.13

 

The Corporation congratulates the directors for their election.

METRO INC.
With annual sales of over $12 billion and over 65,000 employees, METRO INC. is a leader in the food and pharmaceutical distribution in Québec and Ontario, where it operates a network of more than 600 food stores under several banners including Metro, Metro Plus, Super C and Food Basics, as well as over 250 drugstores under the Brunet, Metro Pharmacy and Drug Basics banners.

 

SOURCE METRO INC.

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For further information: Roberto Sbrugnera, Vice-President, Treasury, Risks and Investor Relations, METRO INC., 514.643.1245

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