Sears Canada Announces Election of Directors
TORONTO, April 25, 2013 /CNW/ - Sears Canada Inc. (TSX: SCC) announced today that the nominees listed in the management proxy circular dated March 14, 2013 were elected as directors of Sears Canada. The detailed results of the vote for the election of directors held at its Annual Meeting of Shareholders earlier today are set out below.
Election of Directors
On a vote by ballot taken regarding the election of directors, it was declared that the shareholders elected the following nominees as directors of Sears Canada Inc. for the ensuing year or until their successors are duly elected or appointed.
_____________________________________________________________________ |Nominees | Number of |Percent of| Number of |Percent of | | |Common Shares | Total |Common Shares |Total Votes | | | Voted FOR |Votes Cast| WITHHELD | Cast | |_______________|______________|__________|______________|____________| |E. J. Bird | 94,334,934| 98.19%| 1,735,736| 1.81%| |_______________|______________|__________|______________|____________| |William C. | 94,152,003| 98.00%| 1,918,696| 2.00%| |Crowley | | | | | |_______________|______________|__________|______________|____________| |William R. | 94,154,013| 98.00%| 1,916,689| 2.00%| |Harker | | | | | |_______________|______________|__________|______________|____________| |R. Raja Khanna| 95,995,875| 99.92%| 74,824| 0.08%| |_______________|______________|__________|______________|____________| |James McBurney | 96,000,832| 99.93%| 70,055| 0.07%| |_______________|______________|__________|______________|____________| |Calvin McDonald| 94,342,024| 98.20%| 1,728,863| 1.80%| |_______________|______________|__________|______________|____________| |Deborah E. | 96,004,850| 99.93%| 66,037| 0.07%| |Rosati | | | | | |_______________|______________|__________|______________|____________| |Donald C. Ross | 94,157,253| 98.01%| 1,913,634| 1.99%| |_______________|______________|__________|______________|____________|
Sears Canada is a multi-channel retailer with a network that includes 181 corporate stores, 261 hometown dealer stores, 9 home services showrooms, over 1,500 catalogue and online merchandise pick-up locations, 101 Sears Travel offices and a nationwide home maintenance, repair, and installation network. The Company also publishes Canada's most extensive general merchandise catalogue and offers shopping online at www.sears.ca.
Contact for Media: Vincent Power Sears Canada, Corporate Communications 416-941-4422 firstname.lastname@example.org
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