TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - June 24, 2016) - Honey Badger Exploration Inc. (TSX VENTURE:TUF) (the "Company" or "Honey Badger") announces the results of the Annual and Special Meeting of Shareholders (the "Meeting") held in Toronto, Ontario, Canada on June 24, 2016. All resolutions were passed with the required majorities.
The shareholders elected the following persons (with the corresponding voting percentages of the votes cast as provided below) to serve as directors of the Company. Each director will hold his office for a term expiring at the next annual meeting of shareholders or until his successor is duly elected and qualified.
- John P. Sanderson (98.83% voted "for", 1.17% withheld)
- Craig Scherba (98.54% voted "for", 1.46% withheld)
- Jean-Philippe Desrochers (98.83% voted "for", 1.17% withheld)
- Judy Baker (98.83% voted "for", 1.17% withheld)
The percentages noted below represent the "For" votes and are expressed as a percentage of the total votes cast.
Resolution 2: 99.99% ratified the appointment of Davidson & Company LLP, as the Company's independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2016 and authorized the directors to fix remuneration;
Resolution 3: 98.48% approved a resolution approving the Company's stock option plan.
Following the Meeting, the Board of Directors approved the following appointments:
- John Sanderson as Chairman of the Board
- Quentin Yarie as Chief Executive Officer and President
- Marc Johnson as Chief Financial Officer
- Craig Scherba, Jean-Philippe Desrochers and Judy Baker to the Audit Committee
About Honey Badger Exploration Inc.
Honey Badger Exploration is a gold and diamond exploration company headquartered in Toronto, Ontario, Canada with properties in Québec and British Columbia. The company's common shares trade on the TSX Venture Exchange under the symbol "TUF".
The Company is currently focused on the advancement of the LG Diamonds Project located in the James Bay region of Quebec. The following are the project highlights:
- 55 claims covering 2,765 hectares situated close to access roads and power lines
- 9 claim blocks centered on circular magnetic anomalies, each of which could be potential kimberlite pipes
- Lake sediments near the magnetic anomalies contain kimberlite indicators
- Local geological environment is favourable for diamondiferous kimberlites
- Exploration agreements in place with local First Nation (Cree of the Eeyou Istchee)
Quentin Yarie, PGeo. is the qualified person responsible for preparing, supervising and approving the scientific and technical content of this news release and is responsible for overseeing all aspects of the company's exploration programs.
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