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Comcast Corporation Announces Results of 2013 Annual Meeting of Shareholders
Wednesday, May 15, 2013
Comcast Corporation Announces Results of 2013 Annual Meeting of Shareholders11:00 EDT Wednesday, May 15, 2013
PHILADELPHIA (Business Wire) -- Comcast Corporation (Nasdaq: CMCSA, CMCSK), a global media and technology company, today announced the results of its 2013 Annual Meeting of Shareholders, which was held this morning at The Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts in Philadelphia.
- Election of Directors: Shareholders elected all nominees to Comcast's Board of Directors for one-year terms. Comcast's Board has 11 directors, eight of whom are independent.
- Ratification of the Appointment of our Independent Auditors: Shareholders ratified the appointment of Deloitte & Touche LLP to serve as independent auditors for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2013.
- To Prohibit Accelerated Vesting Upon a Change in Control: Shareholders defeated this proposal.
- To Adopt a Recapitalization Plan: Shareholders defeated this proposal.
About Comcast Corporation
Comcast Corporation (Nasdaq: CMCSA, CMCSK) is a global media and technology company with two primary businesses, Comcast Cable and NBCUniversal. Comcast Cable is the nation's largest video, high-speed Internet and phone provider to residential customers under the XFINITY brand and also provides these services to businesses. NBCUniversal operates 30 news and entertainment cable networks, the NBC and Telemundo broadcast networks, television production operations, television station groups, Universal Pictures and Universal Parks and Resorts. Visit www.comcastcorporation.com for more information.