Press release from CNW Group
Ballard Announces Election of Directors
Tuesday, June 04, 2013
Ballard Announces Election of Directors18:00 EDT Tuesday, June 04, 2013
VANCOUVER, June 4, 2013 /CNW/ - Ballard Power Systems (NASDAQ: BLDP)(TSX: BLD) today announced that all of the nominees listed in the Management Proxy Circular dated April 10, 2013 were elected as directors of Ballard Power Systems at the company's Annual General Meeting today in Burnaby, British Columbia.
Each of the directors was elected or re-elected by a majority of the votes cast by shareholders present or represented by proxy. The results of the vote are detailed below.
|Nominee||Votes For||% For||Votes Withheld||% Withheld|
|Ian A. Bourne||15,751,392||94.73||875,996||5.27|
|Douglas P. Hayhurst||15,682,736||94.32||944,652||5.68|
|Edwin J. Kilroy||15,725,819||94.58||901,569||5.42|
|John W. Sheridan||14,508,099||87.25||2,119,289||12.75|
|Carol M. Stephenson||15,746,372||94.70||881,016||5.30|
|David B. Sutcliffe||15,725,669||94.58||901,719||5.42|
Director biographies are available in the Corporate Leadership section of the company's website. Final voting results on all matters voted on at the Annual General Meeting held on June 4, 2013 will be filed on SEDAR (www.sedar.com).
About Ballard Power Systems
Ballard Power Systems (NASDAQ: BLDP)(TSX: BLD) provides clean energy fuel cell products enabling optimized power systems for a range of applications. Products deliver incomparable performance, durability and versatility. To learn more about Ballard, please visit www.ballard.com.
SOURCE: Ballard Power Systems Inc.
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