Wajax Announces Election of Directors

TSX Symbol: WJX

TORONTO, May 6, 2016 /CNW/ - Wajax Corporation ("Wajax" or the "Corporation") today announced that the nominees listed in the Corporation's management proxy circular dated March 1, 2016 were elected as directors of Wajax.  The detailed results of the vote for the election of directors held at the Annual Meeting of Shareholders of the Corporation held on May 3, 2016 in Toronto are set out below.

On a vote conducted by ballot, each of the following ten nominees proposed by management was elected as a director of Wajax:

 

Nominee

Votes For

% Votes For

Votes Withheld

% Votes Withheld

Thomas M. Alford

11,264,230

99.77%

26,358

0.23%

Edward M. Barrett

11,235,071

99.51%

55,517

0.49%

Ian A. Bourne

11,249,231

99.63%

41,357

0.37%

Douglas A. Carty

11,133,422

98.61%

157,166

1.39%

Sylvia D. Chrominska

11,251,149

99.65%

39,439

0.35%

Robert P. Dexter

11,121,048

98.50%

169,540

1.50%

John C. Eby

11,253,355

99.67%

37,233

0.33%

A. Mark Foote

11,260,877

99.74%

29,711

0.26%

Paul E. Gagné

11,126,063

98.54%

164,525

1.46%

Alexander S. Taylor

11,251,547

99.65%

39,041

0.35%

 

Wajax Corporation

Wajax is a leading Canadian distributor engaged in the sale, rental and after-sale parts and service support of equipment, power systems and industrial components, through a network of 123 branches across Canada.  The Corporation is a multi-line distributor and represents a number of leading worldwide manufacturers across its core businesses.  Its customer base is diversified, spanning natural resources, construction, transportation, manufacturing, industrial processing and utilities.

SOURCE Wajax Corporation

For further information: Mark Foote, President and Chief Executive Officer, Email: mfoote@wajax.com; John Hamilton, Chief Financial Officer, Email: jhamilton@wajax.com, Telephone #: (905) 212-3300

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