Canadian Oil Sands Limited

Canadian Oil Sands Limited

May 01, 2014 16:45 ET

Canadian Oil Sands' Shareholders Elect Directors at Annual General Meeting

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwired - May 1, 2014) - Canadian Oil Sands Limited ("COS") (TSX:COS) held its Annual General Meeting in Calgary on April 30, 2014. A total of approximately 261 million shares (approximately 54% of outstanding common shares) were represented in person or by proxy.

During business proceedings at the meeting, shareholders elected 11 Board members, including 10 independent directors, until the next annual general meeting. The voting results of shares represented at the meeting for individual directors were as follows:

Nominee Votes For Votes Withheld
Ian A. Bourne 235,424,409 (98.06%) 4,661,758 (1.94%)
Gerald W. Grandey 238,046,853 (99.15%) 2,039,314 (0.85%)
Arthur N. Korpach 238,099,337 (99.17%) 1,986,830 (0.83%)
Ryan M. Kubik 238,054,771 (99.15%) 2,031,396 (0.85%)
Donald J. Lowry 229,487,722 (95.59%) 10,598,445 (4.41%)
Sarah E. Raiss 237,984,700 (99.12%) 2,101,467 (0.88%)
John K. Read 237,920,529 (99.10%) 2,165,638 (0.90%)
Brant G. Sangster 238,145,345 (99.19%) 1,940,822 (0.81%)
C. E. (Chuck) Shultz 236,368,647 (98.45%) 3,717,520 (1.55%)
Wesley R. Twiss 236,016,922 (98.31%) 4,069,245 (1.69%)
John B. Zaozirny 228,357,943 (95.11%) 11,728,224 (4.89%)

The biographies of Board members and further details about COS' corporate governance practices are available on

All other resolutions presented at the meeting were also approved by shareholders. For more information, view the Report of Voting Results available at:

An audio recording of the meeting is available at, and will be archived for 90 days.

Canadian Oil Sands Limited

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Contact Information

  • Canadian Oil Sands Limited
    Siren Fisekci
    VP, Investor & Corporate Relations
    (403) 218-6220

    Canadian Oil Sands Limited
    Scott Arnold
    Director, Sustainability & External Relations