RICHMOND, BC, May 7, 2014 /CNW/ - MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd. ("MDA" or the "Company") (TSX:MDA), a global communications and information company, today announced that the eight nominees listed in the management proxy circular dated March 26, 2014 were elected directors of MDA. The detailed results of the votes held at its annual and special general meeting held on May 1, 2014 (the "Meeting") as set forth below:
|Votes FOR||Votes WITHHELD|
|Robert L. Phillips||30,116,946||97.29||839,725||2.71|
|Daniel E. Friedmann||30,947,284||99.97||9,387||0.03|
|Brian C. Bentz||30,898,505||99.81||58,166||0.19|
|Thomas S. Chambers||30,814,198||99.54||142,473||0.46|
|Dennis H. Chookaszian||30,875,998||99.74||80,673||0.26|
|Brian G. Kenning||30,778,960||99.43||177,711||0.57|
|Fares F. Salloum||30,827,015||99.58||129,656||0.42|
|Eric J. Zahler||30,953,026||99.99||3,645||0.01|
All other matters voted on at the Meeting carried. Final voting results on all matters at the Meeting have now been filed with Canadian Securities Regulators.
MDA is a global communications and information company providing operational solutions to commercial and government organizations worldwide.
MDA's business is focused on markets and customers with strong repeat business potential, primarily in the Communications sector and the Surveillance and Intelligence sector. In addition, the Company conducts a significant amount of advanced technology development.
MDA's established global customer base is served by more than 4,800 employees operating from 11 locations in the United States, Canada, and internationally.
The Company's common shares trade on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol "MDA."
SOURCE: MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd.
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