HALIFAX, May 16, 2014 /CNW/ - Chorus Aviation Inc. ("Chorus") (TSX: CHR.B CHR.A CHR.DB) today announced the results of the vote on the election of directors at its Annual Meeting of Shareholders on May 15, 2014.
The total number of shares represented by shareholders present in person and by proxy at the meeting was 46,276,850 representing 37.76% of Chorus' issued and outstanding shares with voting rights. Shareholders voted in favour of all items of business. Chorus' proxy circular provided for eight nominees to the Board of Directors. Detailed results of the vote for election of directors are set out below.
|Nominee||Votes For||% For||Votes Withheld||% Withheld|
|Gary M. Collins||37,321,891||80.65%||8,954,959||19.35%|
|Benjamin C. Duster IV||38,264,153||82.69%||8,012,697||17.31%|
|Richard D. Falconer||45,234,610||97.75%||1,042,240||2.25%|
|Sydney John Isaacs||45,162,169||97.59%||1,114,681||2.41%|
|Richard H. McCoy||27,216,331||58.81%||19,060,519||41.19%|
|Joseph D. Randell||34,801,342||75.20%||11,475,508||24.80%|
Headquartered in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Chorus was incorporated on September 27, 2010 and is a dividend-paying holding company which owns Jazz Aviation LP and a number of other companies involved in aviation related businesses.
Chorus is traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the trading symbols of CHR.A, CHR.B and CHR.DB.
For more information, visit www.chorusaviation.ca
SOURCE: Chorus Aviation Inc.
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Nathalie Megann Halifax, Nova Scotia (902) 873-5094 firstname.lastname@example.org