West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd.

West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd.

May 02, 2014 17:00 ET

West Fraser ("WFT") Announces Voting Results for the Election of Directors

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - May 2, 2014) - West Fraser (TSX:WFT) announced, in accordance with Toronto Stock Exchange requirements, the voting results from its Annual and Special Meeting held Tuesday, April 29, 2014 in Quesnel, British Columbia.

A total of 74,268,891 Common shares and Class B Common shares were voted at the meeting, representing 87% of the votes attached to all outstanding shares. Shareholders voted in favour of all items of business before the meeting, including the election of all director nominees as follows:

Director Percentage of Votes in Favour
Hank Ketcham 98
Clark S. Binkley 99
J. Duncan Gibson 99
Samuel W. Ketcham 80
Harald H. Ludwig 99
Gerald J. Miller 99
Robert L. Phillips 100
Janice G. Rennie 93
Ted Seraphim 99

Detailed voting results for the meeting are available on SEDAR at www.sedar.com.

The Company

West Fraser is an integrated wood products company producing lumber, wood chips, LVL, MDF, plywood, pulp and newsprint. The Company has operations in western Canada and the southern United States.

West Fraser shares trade on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol: "WFT".

Contact Information

  • West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd.
    Larry Hughes
    Vice President, Finance and Chief Financial Officer
    (604) 895-2700

    West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd.
    Rodger Hutchinson
    Vice President, Corporate Controller and Investor Relations
    (604) 895-2700