SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 15, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Diamond Foods, Inc. (Nasdaq:DMND) ("Diamond") today announced the results of voting at its annual meeting of stockholders. At the meeting, stockholders approved all the proposals recommended by the Company's Board of Directors in its proxy statement dated November 27, 2013, including:
- The election of Ed Blechschmidt, Dean Hollis and Robert Zollars as Class III directors to serve on the Company's Board of Directors until the 2017 annual meeting;
- The ratification of the appointment of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP as the Company's independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ended July 31, 2014; and
- Approving, on an advisory basis, the compensation paid to Company-named executive officers, known as the "Say-on-Pay" vote.
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