VANCOUVER, British Columbia, June 04, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Cannabis Wheaton Income Corp. (TSX.V:CBW) ("Cannabis Wheaton" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the results of voting at its annual and special meeting of holders of common shares of the Company (the "Shareholders"), which was held on June 1, 2018, in Toronto, Ontario (the "Meeting"). The total number of common shares represented by Shareholders present in person and by proxy at the Meeting was 70,691,519, representing 16.37% of the Company's issued and outstanding common shares.
Results of the Annual and Special Meeting
All of the matters put forward before the Shareholders, as set out in the Company's management information circular dated May 7, 2018, were approved by the requisite majority of votes cast at the Meeting.
The Shareholders voted to re-elect each of the directors of the Company until the next following annual meeting. The results of the Shareholders' vote, by ballot, for the election of the directors of the Company are as follows:
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The Shareholders also approved: (i) the audited annual financial statements of the Company for the year ended December 31, 2017; (ii) the re-appointment of MNP LLP as the auditor of the Company for the ensuing year at the remuneration to be fixed by the directors; and (iii) by resolution, the equity incentive plan of the Company without variation.
Agreement with IRTH Communications, LLC
Cannabis Wheaton also announces the termination of its previously disclosed agreement with IRTH Communications, LLC ("IRTH"). IRTH was engaged to provide investor relations services and communication services to the Company and, as of March 9, 2018, is no longer providing such services.
ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD
"Chuck Rifici" Chairman & CEO
About Cannabis Wheaton (TSX.V:CBW)
Cannabis Wheaton is a collective of entrepreneurs with a passion for the cannabis industry past, present and future. Our mandate is to facilitate growth for our partners by providing them with financial support and sharing our collective industry experience. Our partners all have different visions, voices and brand values, and all share a common goal—to build a world-class industry based on ethics, diversity, quality and innovation.
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