VANCOUVER, British Columbia, May 09, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Finning International Inc. (TSX:FTT) announces the voting results from its Annual Meeting of Shareholders held on Tuesday, May 07, 2019 in Vancouver, British Columbia.

A total of 163,384,595 common shares were represented at the meeting, representing 76.87% of the Company’s outstanding shares as at the record date. Shareholders voted in favour of all items of business before the meeting, including the appointment of auditors with authorization of the directors to fix the auditors’ remuneration, acceptance of Finning’s approach to executive compensation, and the election of each of the directors. Detailed results of the ballot vote for the election of directors are provided below:

Director NomineeVotes forPercentVotes WithheldPercent
Vicki Avril124,667,56099.73%336,958.27%
Marcelo A. Awad124,040,51099.23%964,008.77%
James E.C. Carter124,195,02999.35%809,489.65%
Jacynthe Côté124,719,15699.77%285,362.23%
Nicholas Hartery124,709,03599.76%295,483.24%
Mary Lou Kelley124,708,42699.76%296,092.24%
Harold N. Kvisle123,639,86498.91%1,364,6541.09%
Stuart L. Levenick124,716,89599.77%287,623.23%
Kathleen M. O’Neill123,844,98299.07%1,159,536.93%
Christopher W. Patterson124,715,20299.77%289,316.23%
Edward R. Seraphim124,717,23699.77%287,282.23%
L. Scott Thomson124,034,91299.22%969,606.78%
     

About Finning:

Finning International Inc. (TSX:FTT) is the world's largest Caterpillar equipment dealer delivering unrivalled service to customers for 85 years. Finning sells, rents and provides parts and service for equipment and engines to help customers maximize productivity. Headquartered in Vancouver, B.C., the Company operates in Western Canada, Chile, Argentina, Bolivia, the United Kingdom and Ireland.

Contact Information:

Mauk Breukels
Vice President, Investor Relations and Corporate Affairs
(604) 331-4934
mauk.breukels@finning.com
https://www.finning.com