CIBC announces election of directors

TORONTO, April 25, 2013 /CNW/ - CIBC (TSX: CM) (NYSE: CM) announced today that 
the nominees listed in its Management Proxy Circular dated February 28, 2013 
were elected as Directors of CIBC. Detailed results of the vote for the 
election of directors held earlier today in Ottawa at CIBC's Annual Meeting of 
Shareholders are as follows. 
Election of directors
On a vote by ballot, each of the following 16 nominees proposed by management 
was elected as a Director of CIBC: 
 _______________________________________________________
|NOMINEES        |     VOTES FOR    | |  VOTES WITHHELD |
|________________|__________________|_|_________________|
|B. S. Belzberg  |196,413,885|94.77%| |10,847,472|5.23% |
|________________|___________|______|_|__________|______|
|G. F. Colter    |196,052,187|94.59%| |11,209,170|5.41% |
|________________|___________|______|_|__________|______|
|D. D'Alessandro |196,456,032|94.79%| |10,805,325|5.21% |
|________________|___________|______|_|__________|______|
|P. D. Daniel    |206,237,243|99.51%| | 1,024,114|0.49% |
|________________|___________|______|_|__________|______|
|L. Desjardins   |205,353,135|99.08%| | 1,908,222|0.92% |
|________________|___________|______|_|__________|______|
|G. D. Giffin    |194,297,616|93.75%| |12,963,741|6.25% |
|________________|___________|______|_|__________|______|
|L. S. Hasenfratz|195,348,955|94.25%| |11,908,032|5.75% |
|________________|___________|______|_|__________|______|
|K. J. Kelly     |206,704,234|99.73%| |   556,964|0.27% |
|________________|___________|______|_|__________|______|
|N. D. Le Pan    |206,555,731|99.66%| |   705,626|0.34% |
|________________|___________|______|_|__________|______|
|J. P. Manley    |177,143,056|85.47%| |30,118,301|14.53%|
|________________|___________|______|_|__________|______|
|G. T. McCaughey |196,464,255|94.79%| |10,797,102|5.21% |
|________________|___________|______|_|__________|______|
|J. L. Peverett  |205,833,159|99.31%| | 1,428,198|0.69% |
|________________|___________|______|_|__________|______|
|L. Rahl         |167,475,657|80.80%| |39,785,700|19.20%|
|________________|___________|______|_|__________|______|
|C. Sirois       |195,760,654|94.45%| |11,500,703|5.55% |
|________________|___________|______|_|__________|______|
|K. B. Stevenson |205,965,645|99.37%| | 1,295,712|0.63% |
|________________|___________|______|_|__________|______|
|R. W. Tysoe     |177,391,171|85.59%| |29,870,186|14.41%|
|________________|___________|______|_|__________|______| 
Jason Patchett, Investor Relations, 416-980-8691, Anu Shrivats, Investor  
Relations, 416-980-2556, or Mary Lou Frazer, Investor and Financial  
Communications, 416-980-4111 
SOURCE: CIBC 
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