Cogeco Inc.

Cogeco Inc.

January 15, 2015 18:20 ET

Cogeco Inc. Announces Voting Results on the Election of Directors Held During its Annual Shareholders' Meeting

MONTRÉAL, QUÉBEC--(Marketwired - Jan. 15, 2015) - Cogeco Inc. ("Cogeco") (TSX:CGO) is pleased to announce that each of the nominees as directors for Cogeco listed in the Corporation's information circular dated November 14, 2014 was elected as director of Cogeco during its annual shareholders' meeting held on January 14, 2015 in Montréal, Québec (the "Meeting").

Detailed voting results on the election of directors are as follows:

Nominee Results In Favour % In Favour Abstention % Abstention
Louis Audet Elected 43,565,083 99.95 20,545 0.05
Elisabetta Bigsby Elected 43,566,308 99.96 19,320 0.04
Pierre L. Comtois Elected 43,574,317 99.97 11,311 0.03
Paule Doré Elected 43,580,035 99.99 5,593 0.01
Claude A. Garcia Elected 43,575,822 99.98 9,806 0.02
Normand Legault Elected 43,566,100 99.96 19,528 0.04
David McAusland Elected 43,555,433 99.93 30,195 0.07
Jan Peeters Elected 43,565,500 99.95 20,128 0.05

Results on all matters voted at the Meeting are available on Cogeco website ( and on SEDAR's website (


Cogeco ( is a diversified holding corporation. Through its Cogeco Cable subsidiary, Cogeco provides to its residential and business customers analogue and digital television, high speed Internet and telephony services with its two-way broadband fibre networks. Cogeco Cable operates in Canada under the Cogeco Cable Canada name in Québec and Ontario, and in the United States under the Atlantic Broadband name in Western Pennsylvania, South Florida, Maryland/Delaware and South Carolina. Through its subsidiaries, Cogeco Data Services and Peer 1 Hosting, Cogeco Cable provides to its commercial customers a suite of information technology services (colocation, managed and dedicated hosting, managed IT, cloud and connectivity services) with 20 data centres, extensive fibre networks in Montréal and Toronto as well as points-of-presence in North America and Europe. Through its subsidiary, Cogeco Diffusion, Cogeco owns and operates 13 radio stations across most of Québec with complementary radio formats serving a wide range of audiences as well as Cogeco News, its news agency. Cogeco also operates Métromédia, an out-of-home advertising company specialized in the public transit sector. Cogeco's subordinate voting shares are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX:CGO). The subordinate voting shares of Cogeco Cable are also listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX:CCA).

Contact Information

  • Source:
    Christian Jolivet
    Vice President, Corporate Affairs,
    Chief Legal Officer and Secretary
    Cogeco Inc.

    Rene Guimond
    Vice President, Communications and Public Affairs
    Cogeco Inc.