SMART Technologies Inc. Announces the Results of the 2015 Annual Meeting of Shareholders

CALGARY, Aug. 7, 2015 /CNW/ - SMART Technologies Inc. (the "Corporation") (TSX - SMA) (NASDAQ - SMT) is pleased to announce that all of the nominees listed in the Corporation's information circular dated June 29, 2015 were elected as directors of the Corporation at its annual meeting of shareholders held on August 6, 2015 (the "Meeting"). In addition, each of the other items of business considered at the Meeting, namely:  (i) the adoption of an employee share ownership plan; and (ii) the re-appointment of KPMG LLP, Chartered Accountants as the Corporation's independent auditors, were all approved at the Meeting.

Detailed results of the vote for the election of directors held at the Meeting are set out below:

Nominee Votes For % For Votes Withheld % Withheld
Neil Gaydon 95,959,245 99.87 122,912 0.13
Robert C. Hagerty 95,916,272 99.83 165,885 0.17
Gary Hughes 95,916,616 99.83 166,541 0.17
Ian McKinnon 95,916,093 99.83 166,064 0.17
Michael J. Mueller 95,916,372 99.83 165,785 0.17

Voting results for all matters have been posted on SEDAR.


SMART Technologies Inc. is a world leader in collaboration solutions that are redefining the way the world works and learns. We are an innovator in interactive touch technologies and software that inspire collaboration in both education and businesses around the globe. To learn more, visit

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SOURCE SMART Technologies Inc.

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Investor contact
Jody Kehler
Investor Relations Manager
SMART Technologies Inc.
+ 1.403.407.5486

Media contact
Robin Raulf-Sager
Director, Corporation Communications
SMART Technologies Inc.
+ 1.403.407.4225

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