TRADING SYMBOL:TSX: R
TORONTO, May 16, 2014 /CNW/ - ROMARCO MINERALS INC. (TSX: R) (the "Company"), in accordance with the requirements of the Toronto Stock Exchange, is pleased to announce the results of voting at its 2014 Annual General Meeting of Shareholders held yesterday.
A total of 480,732,882 common shares were voted in connection with the meeting, representing approximately 73.07% of the issued and outstanding common shares of the Company. Shareholders voted as follows:
1. Appointment of Auditor
By resolution passed by show of hands, PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, Chartered Accountants, was appointed auditor of the Company for the ensuing year.
2. Election of Directors
By resolution passed by ballot vote, the following eight nominees proposed by management were elected as directors of the Company to hold office until the next annual meeting of Shareholders or until their successors are elected or appointed:
|Nominee||Votes For||% Votes For||Votes Withheld||% Votes Withheld|
|Diane R. Garrett||427,963,504||99.94||266,525||0.06|
|James R. Arnold||427,816,656||99.90||413,373||0.10|
|Leendert G. Krol||427,960,096||99.94||269,933||0.06|
|Robert (Don) MacDonald||427,973,694||99.94||256,335||0.06|
|John O. Marsden||427,958,994||99.94||271,035||0.06|
|Robert van Doorn||378,642,752||88.42||49,587,277||11.58|
|Gary A. Sugar||427,927,796||99.93||302,233||0.07|
About Romarco Minerals Inc.
Romarco Minerals Inc. is a gold development company focused on production primarily in the US. The Company has completed a positive Feasibility study and is continuing permitting for its flagship project, the Haile Gold Mine in South Carolina.
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Dan Symons, Vice President, Investor Relations