CanWel Building Materials Group Ltd.
TSX : CWX

CanWel Building Materials Group Ltd.

May 14, 2013 08:00 ET

CanWel Announces Election of Directors

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - May 14, 2013) -

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CanWel Building Materials Group Ltd. ("CanWel" or "the Company") (TSX:CWX) announced that further to the Company's filing on SEDAR, the nominees listed in the management proxy circular for the 2013 Annual Meeting of Shareholders were elected as directors of CanWel.

Detailed results of the vote for the election of directors held at the Company's Annual Meeting in Vancouver are set out below:

Nominee Votes For % For Votes Withheld % Withheld
Amar S. Doman 29,776,932 99.99% 2,400 0.01%
Tom Donaldson 29,775,432 99.99% 3,900 0.01%
Stephen W. Marshall 29,777,932 99.99% 1,400 <0.01%
Marc Séguin 29,776,932 99.99% 2,400 0.01%
Ian M. Baskerville 29,356,512 98.58% 422,820 1.42%
Kelvin Dushnisky 29,777,932 99.99% 1,400 <0.01%
Sam Fleiser 29,777,932 99.99% 1,400 <0.01%
Jacob Kotzubei 29,310,653 98.43% 468,679 1.57%
Martin R. Melone 29,770,482 99.97% 8,850 0.03%
Siegfried J. Thoma 29,775,881 99.99% 3,451 0.01%

About CanWel Building Materials

CanWel Building Materials trades on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol CWX and is one of Canada's largest national distributors in the building materials and related products sector, operating distribution centres coast to coast in all major cities and strategic locations across Canada. CanWel distributes a wide range of building materials, lumber and renovation products. Further information can be found in the disclosure documents filed by CanWel with the securities regulatory authorities, available at www.sedar.com.

Contact Information

  • CanWel Building Materials Group Ltd.
    Ali Mahdavi
    Investor Relations
    416-962-3300 or +1(866) 430-6247
    ali.mahdavi@canwel.com