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Alamos Gold Announces Results of the Annual General Meeting of Shareholders
Friday, June 07, 2013
Alamos Gold Announces Results of the Annual General Meeting of Shareholders17:40 EDT Friday, June 07, 2013
TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - June 7, 2013) - Alamos Gold Inc. (TSX:AGI) (NYSE:AGI) ("Alamos" or the "Company") is providing a summary of the voting results of yesterday's Annual General Meeting of Shareholders ("AGM").
Results of the AGM
The Company is reporting the voting results of its AGM held on Thursday June 6, 2013 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The summary of the results are as follows:
|Total shares voted:||106,321,455|
|Total shares issued and outstanding:||127,527,786|
|Total percentage of shares voted:||83.37%|
1. The Election of Directors
Each of the nominee directors listed in Alamos' management proxy circular dated May 1, 2013 was elected as a director, without a vote by ballot being conducted. Alamos received proxies with regard to voting on the six directors nominated for election, directing as set forth in the table below:
|Name of Nominee||Vote For||%||Withhold Vote||%|
|John A. McCluskey||104,923,813||99.96||43,582||0.04|
|Kenneth G. Stowe||104,001,943||99.08||965,452||0.92|
|Paul J. Murphy||104,931,260||99.97||36,135||0.03|
2. Appointment of Auditors
According to proxies received and vote by show of hands, Ernst & Young LLP was appointed as the Company's auditor and the directors were authorized to fix the auditor's remuneration.
|Vote For||%||Withhold Vote||%|
Alamos is an established Canadian-based gold producer that owns and operates the Mulatos Mine in Mexico, and has exploration and development activities in Mexico and Turkey. The Company employs more than 600 people and is committed to the highest standards of environmental management, social responsibility, and health and safety for its employees and neighbouring communities. Alamos has approximately $490 million in cash and equity investments, is debt-free, and unhedged to the price of gold. As of May 31, 2013, Alamos had 127,557,786 common shares outstanding (132,205,786 shares fully diluted), which are traded on the TSX and NYSE under the symbol "AGI".
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Alamos Gold Inc.
Scott K. Parsons
Manager, Investor Relations
(416) 368-9932 x 439