MONTRÉAL, QUÉBEC--(Marketwired - April 29, 2016) - Bombardier (TSX:BBD.A)(TSX:BBD.B)(OTCQX:BDRBF) announced today that all candidates in the Management Proxy Circular dated March 7, 2016 were elected as directors of Bombardier Inc. during its annual and special meeting of shareholders, which was held in Mirabel earlier today. The detailed results of the ballot for the election of directors are below.
Election of Directors
Following a vote, each of the following 15 candidates proposed by management was elected a director of Bombardier:
|Candidates||Votes for||% for||Abstentions||% of abstentions|
|J. R. André Bombardier||3,371,528,737||96.63%||117,733,051||3.37%|
|Martha Finn Brooks||3,411,241,748||97.76%||78,150,593||2.24%|
|August W. Henningsen||3,469,136,855||99.41%||20,465,495||0.59%|
|Jean C. Monty (Lead Director)||3,393,264,042||97.25%||95,897,842||2.75%|
|Carlos E. Represas||3,402,957,791||97.54%||85,705,895||2.46%|
|Beatrice Weder di Mauro||3,467,796,021||99.40%||20,867,664||0.60%|
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