Sierra Wireless, Inc. (NASDAQ: SWIR) (TSX: SW) (“Sierra Wireless” or the “Company”) today announced the results from its annual general and special meeting of shareholders (the “Meeting”) held on May 22, 2014.
All of the seven nominees proposed by management for election to the Board of Directors at the Meeting and listed in the Company’s Management Information Circular dated April 16, 2014 were elected. The Directors will remain in office until the next annual meeting of shareholders, or until their successors are elected or appointed.
The results of the vote on the election of the Board of Directors are as follows:
Board of Directors
Votes in Favour
|Number of Votes||Percentage (%)||Number of Votes||Percentage (%)|
|Jason W. Cohenour||7,254,813||98.89||81,630||1.11|
|Gregory D. Aasen||7,245,136||98.76||91,308||1.24|
|Robin A. Abrams||6,486,568||88.42||849,875||11.58|
|Paul G. Cataford||6,430,883||87.66||905,559||12.34|
|Charles E. Levine||7,250,440||98.83||86,002||1.17|
|Kent P. Thexton||7,198,756||98.12||137,687||1.88|
The other items of business at the Meeting were to (i) approve the Amended and Restated 1997 Stock Option Plan; (ii) approve the Amended and Restated By-Law No. 1; and (iii) reappoint KPMG LLP, Chartered Accountants, as auditors of the Company.