Sensient Adopts Majority Voting Standard for Uncontested Director Elections
MILWAUKEE -- October 24, 2013
Sensient Technologies Corporation (NYSE: SXT) announced today that its Board
of Directors has approved changes to the Company’s Corporate Governance
Guidelines to provide for majority voting in uncontested director elections.
Under the revised Guidelines, any director nominee who fails to receive a
majority of the votes cast in an uncontested election must tender his or her
irrevocable resignation to the Board of Directors. A director’s resignation
becomes effective upon its acceptance by the Board of Directors.
Sensient’s Corporate Governance Guidelines are available on the Company’s
website at www.sensient.com by following the links to “About Sensient” and
Sensient Technologies Corporation is a leading global manufacturer and
marketer of colors, flavors and fragrances. Sensient employs advanced
technologies at facilities around the world to develop specialty food and
beverage systems, cosmetic and pharmaceutical systems, inkjet and specialty
inks and colors, and other specialty and fine chemicals. The Company’s
customers include major international manufacturers representing most of the
world’s best-known brands. Sensient is headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
Sensient Technologies Corporation
Dick Hobbs, 414-347-3706
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