Power Corporation announces election of Directors

TORONTO, May 12, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - In accordance with the Toronto Stock Exchange Company Manual, Power Corporation of Canada (TSX: POW) is issuing this news release to disclose that the nominees listed in its Management Proxy Circular dated March 24, 2017 were elected as its Directors. The detailed results of the vote at its Annual Meeting of Shareholders held earlier today in Toronto, Ontario are set forth below.

On a vote by ballot, each of the following nominees proposed by management was elected as a Director:

Nominee

Votes For

% For

Votes Withheld

% Withheld

Pierre Beaudoin

658,729,326

87.69

%

92,444,708

12.31

%

Marcel R. Coutu

735,348,327

97.89

%

15,825,707

2.11

%

André Desmarais

649,008,527

86.40

%

102,165,507

13.60

%

Paul Desmarais, Jr.

626,944,981

83.46

%

124,229,053

16.54

%

Gary A. Doer

747,409,198

99.50

%

3,764,836

0.50

%

Anthony R. Graham

732,231,102

97.48

%

18,942,932

2.52

%

J. David A. Jackson

748,993,177

99.71

%

2,180,857

0.29

%

Isabelle Marcoux

737,022,750

98.12

%

14,151,284

1.88

%

Christian Noyer

750,878,189

99.96

%

295,845

0.04

%

R. Jeffrey Orr

736,963,866

98.11

%

14,210,168

1.89

%

T. Timothy Ryan, Jr.

750,030,083

99.85

%

1,143,951

0.15

%

Emőke J.E. Szathmáry

747,256,096

99.48

%

3,917,938

0.52

%

 

ABOUT POWER CORPORATION
Power Corporation of Canada is a diversified international management and holding company with interests in companies in the financial services, renewable energy, communications and other business sectors in North America, Europe and Asia. To learn more, visit www.powercorporation.com.

 

SOURCE Power Corporation of Canada

For further information: please contact: Mr. Stéphane Lemay, Vice-President, General Counsel and Secretary, 514-286-7400

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