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Bombardier Announces the Election of its Board of Directors

Thursday, May 09, 2013

Bombardier Announces the Election of its Board of Directors

13:53 EDT Thursday, May 09, 2013

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwired - May 9, 2013) - Bombardier (TSX:BBD.A)(TSX:BBD.B) announced today that all candidates in the Management Proxy Circular dated March 11, 2013 were elected as directors of Bombardier Inc. during its annual meeting of shareholders, which was held in Montreal 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 14 candidates proposed by management was elected a director of Bombardier:

Candidates Votes for % for Abstentions % of abstentions
Laurent Beaudoin 3,468,664,497 99.22 27,119,909 0.78
Pierre Beaudoin 3,482,925,717 99.63 12,985,406 0.37
André Bérard 3,483,152,288 99.64 12,758,745 0.36
Joanne Bissonnette 3,465,685,302 99.14 30,225,741 0.86
J.R. André Bombardier 3,472,551,197 99.33 23,359,926 0.67
Martha Finn Brooks 3,484,825,564 99.68 11,085,469 0.32
L. Denis Desautels 3,485,053,215 99.69 10,857,818 0.31
Thierry Desmarest 3,477,457,337 99.47 18,453,686 0.53
Jean-Louis Fontaine 3,472,636,756 99.33 23,274,357 0.67
Sheila Fraser 3,481,382,101 99.58 14,527,922 0.42
Daniel Johnson 3,479,374,079 99.53 16,535,944 0.47
Jean C. Monty 3,477,063,070 99.46 18,846,953 0.54
Carlos E. Represas 3,484,366,121 99.67 11,510,088 0.33
Heinrich Weiss 3,484,732,526 99.68 11,177,507 0.32

About Bombardier

Bombardier is the world's only manufacturer of both planes and trains. Looking far ahead while delivering today, Bombardier is evolving mobility worldwide by answering the call for more efficient, sustainable and enjoyable transportation everywhere. Our vehicles, services and, most of all, our employees are what make us a global leader in transportation.

Bombardier is headquartered in Montréal, Canada. Our shares are traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange (BBD) and we are listed on the Dow Jones Sustainability World and North America indexes. In the fiscal year ended December 31, 2012, we posted revenues of $16.8 billion. News and information are available at or follow us on Twitter @Bombardier.


Contact Information:
Bombardier Inc.
Isabelle Rondeau
Director, Communications
+514 861 9481

Bombardier Inc.
Shirley Chenier
Senior Director, Investor Relations
+514 861 9481

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