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Jun 19, 2017 6:40 AM ET

Polaris Announces Results of Annual Meeting of Shareholders

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iCrowdNewswire - Jun 19, 2017

VANCOUVER – Polaris Materials Corporation (TSX:PLS) (the “Company”, “Polaris” or “we”) is pleased to announce the voting results of its Annual General Meeting of Shareholders held on June 15, 2017. 

The director nominees, as listed in the Company’s Management Information Circular dated April 28, 2017, were elected as directors of the Company at the meeting.  The ballot votes submitted for each director were as follows:

 

 

Directors

Votes For

Votes Withheld

Terrence A. Lyons

49,569,317

98.41%

803,248

1.59%

Eugene P. Martineau

49,566,958

98.40%

805,607

1.60%

Marco A. Romero

44,382,540

88.11%

5,990,025

11.89%

Herbert G. A. Wilson

49,565,617

98.40%

806,948

1.60%

Lenard F. Boggio

49,513,217

98.29%

859,348

1.71%

The results of the other matters considered at the meeting are reported in the Report of Voting Results to be filed on SEDAR.

Ken Palko, President and CEO, commented: “We are pleased at the ongoing support of our shareholders for our capable and experienced Board of Directors.  We continue to focus on growing our business and creating value for our investors, and we appreciate the continued support of our shareholders.”

About Polaris Materials Corporation:
Polaris Materials Corporation is engaged in the development and operation of construction aggregate quarries in Canada to supply distribution facilities in the United States through coastal shipping. The Company’s active construction aggregate interests consist of its Orca Sand and Gravel Quarry in British Columbia and two associated receiving terminals in Richmond and Long Beach, California. The Company also owns the Black Bear Project located in close proximity to the Orca Quarry, and a controlling interest in the Eagle Rock Quarry Project, located on the south coast of Vancouver Island.

For further information, please contact:
Nicholas Van Dyk
Vice President, Investor Relations and Corporate Development
Polaris Materials Corporation
Tel: (604) 915-5000 Ext. 111
[email protected] 
 

Cautionary Note Regarding Forward Looking Statements
This press release contains “forward-looking statements” and “forward-looking information” within the meaning of applicable securities laws. These statements and information appear in this document and include estimates, forecasts, information and statements as to management’s expectations with respect to, among other things, attracting directors, executives, and other employees and growing Polaris and the value of its assets. Often, but not always, forward-looking statements and information can be identified by the use of words such as “may”, “will”, “should”, “plans”, “expects”, “intends”, “anticipates”, “believes”, “budget”, and “scheduled” or the negative thereof or variations thereon or similar terminology. Forward-looking statements and information are necessarily based upon a number of estimates and assumptions that, while considered reasonable by management, are inherently subject to significant business, economic and competitive uncertainties and contingencies. Readers are cautioned that any such forward-looking statements and information are not guarantees and there can be no assurance that such statements and information will prove to be accurate and actual results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in such statements. Important factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from the Company’s expectations are disclosed in the Company’s continuous disclosure documents which are filed with Canadian regulators on SEDAR (www.sedar.com), including under the heading “Risks and Uncertainties” in the Company’s Annual Report and under the heading “Risk Factors” in the Company’s Annual Information Form. Such factors include, amongst others, the effects of general economic conditions, changing foreign exchange rates and actions by government authorities, uncertainties associated with legal proceedings and negotiations, industry supply levels, competitive pricing pressures, mineral resource and reserve estimates and the timing and development of the Company’s projects. The Company expressly disclaims any intention or obligation to update or revise any forward-looking statements and information whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, except as required by applicable law. All written and oral forward-looking statements and information attributable to us or persons acting on our behalf are expressly qualified in their entirety by the foregoing cautionary statements.

SOURCE Polaris Materials Corporation

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