Onex Confirms Election of Directors

Onex Confirms Election of Directors 
TORONTO, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 05/09/13 --  
All amounts in U.S. dollars unless otherwise stated. 
Onex Corporation ("Onex") (TSX:OCX) has confirmed that the nominees
set forth in the management information circular for the 2013 Annual
and Special Meeting of Shareholders were elected as directors of the
Company. Detailed results of the vote for the election of directors
held at the Annual and Special Meeting earlier today in Toronto are
set out below. 
Pursuant to the Company's governing documents, the following
individuals were elected by the holders of the classes of shares
indicated in the table below. The table also details the percentage
of the votes cast that were voted in favour of or withheld from each
individual's election.  


 
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                                                       % Votes       % Votes
Nominee                   Elected by                       For      Withheld
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Gerald W. Schwartz        Multiple Voting Shares        100.00             0
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Daniel C. Casey           Multiple Voting Shares        100.00             0
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Ewout Heersink            Multiple Voting Shares        100.00             0
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John B. McCoy             Multiple Voting Shares        100.00             0
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J. Robert S. Prichard     Multiple Voting Shares        100.00             0
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Heather M. Reisman        Multiple Voting Shares        100.00             0
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William A. Etherington    Subordinate Voting Shares      95.77          4.23
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Peter C. Godsoe           Subordinate Voting Shares      99.09          0.91
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Serge Gouin               Subordinate Voting Shares      99.00          1.00
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Arni C. Thorsteinson      Subordinate Voting Shares      98.44          1.56
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About Onex 
With offices in Toronto, New York and London, Onex is one of the
oldest and most successful private equity firms. Onex acquires and
builds high-quality businesses in partnership with talented
management teams. The Company has approximately $15 billion of assets
under management, including $5 billion of proprietary capital, in
private equity, credit securities and real estate. Onex invests its
proprietary capital directly and as a substantial limited partner in
its Funds. 
Onex' businesses have assets of $44 billion, generate annual revenues
of $37 billion and employ approximately 243,000 people worldwide.
Onex shares trade on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the stock
symbol OCX. For more information on Onex, visit its website at
www.onex.com. The Company's security filings can also be accessed at
www.sedar.com.
Contacts:
Onex Corporation
Emma Thompson
Vice President, Investor Relations
416.362.7711
www.onex.com