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Strongco Announces Final Voting Results
Thursday, May 02, 2013
Strongco Announces Final Voting Results11:08 EDT Thursday, May 02, 2013
MISSISSAUGA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - May 2, 2013) - Strongco Corporation (TSX:SQP) today announced the final director election results from Strongco's 2013 Annual Meeting of Shareholders held in Toronto, Ontario on April 30, 2013.
By a vote of show of hands, the director nominees listed in the table below were all elected as directors of the Corporation for the ensuing year or until their successors are elected or appointed.
The numbers of shares, which were voted in favour of or withheld from voting by proxy for the election of each such director nominee, and such number as a percentage of the votes cast, were as follows:
|Director Nominees||NUMBER OF SHARES||PERCENTAGE OF VOTES CAST|
|John K. Bell||5,984,718||527,827||91.90%||8.10%|
|Robert J. Beutel||5,982,383||530,162||91.86%||8.14%|
|Ian C.B. Currie||5,984,718||527,827||91.90%||8.10%|
|Robert H.R. Dryburgh||5,983,432||529,113||91.88%||8.12%|
About Strongco Corporation
Strongco Corporation is a major multiline mobile equipment dealer with operations across Canada and in the United States. Strongco sells, rents and services equipment used in sectors such as construction, infrastructure, mining, oil and gas, utilities, municipalities, waste management and forestry. The Company has approximately 690 employees serving customers from 27 branches in Canada and five in the United States, operating under Chadwick-BaRoss. Strongco represents leading equipment manufacturers with globally recognized brands, including Volvo Construction Equipment, Case Construction, The Manitowoc Company, National, Grove, Terex Cedarapids, Terex Finlay, Ponsse, Fassi, Allied Construction, Taylor, ESCO, Dressta, Sennebogen, Jekko, Takeuchi, Link-Belt and Kawasaki. Strongco is listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol SQP.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT:
J. David Wood
Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer