Spin Master Corp. Announces Election of Directors

TORONTO, May 12, 2016 /CNW/ - Spin Master Corp. ("Spin Master") (TSX: TOY), a leading global children's entertainment company, today announced, in accordance with the requirements of the Toronto Stock Exchange, that the nominees listed in its management information circular were elected as directors of the company at its Annual and Special Meeting of Shareholders held earlier today.

On a vote by ballot, each of the following nine nominees proposed by management was elected as a director of Spin Master:

Nominee

Votes For

% Votes For

Votes Withheld

% Votes Withheld

John Cassaday 

786,036,091

99.95

393,482

0.05

Jeffrey Cohen 

783,908,829

99.68

2,520,744

0.32

Ben Gadbois 

783,929,860

99.68

2,499,713

0.32

Ronnen Harary

784,192,379

99.72

2,237,194

0.28

Dina Howell 

786,426,490

100

3,083

0

Anton Rabie  

784,192,479

99.72

2,237,094

0.28

Todd Tappin 

786,037,191

99.95

392,382

0.05

Ben Varadi 

783,929,860

99.68

2,499,713

0.32

Charles Winograd 

786,426,390

100

3,183

0

 

 

About Spin Master Corp.

Spin Master is a leading global children's entertainment company that creates, designs, manufactures and markets a diversified portfolio of innovative toys, games, products and entertainment properties. Spin Master is best known for award-winning brands including Zoomer™ Dino, Bakugan Battle Brawlers™, Air Hogs®, and 2015 Toys of The Year, Bunchems and Meccanoid G15. Since 2005, Spin Master has received 63 TIA Toy of The Year (TOTY) nominations with 16 wins across a variety of product categories. Spin Master has been recognized with 12 TOTY nominations for Innovative Toy of the Year, more than any of its competitors. Spin Master is among a limited number of companies that not only develop and produce global entertainment properties, characters and content, but also monetize that content through the creation, sale and licensing of products. To date, Spin Master has produced five television series, including 2007 hit series Bakugan Battle Brawlers and its current hit Paw Patrol, which is broadcast in over 160 countries and territories globally. Spin Master employs over 1,000 people globally with offices in Canada, United States, Mexico, France, Italy, United Kingdom, Slovakia, Germany, Sweden, the Netherlands, China, Hong Kong, Japan, and Australia.

SOURCE Spin Master Corp.

For further information: Mark Segal, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, 416-364-6002, ext 2333, marks@spinmaster.com

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