VANCOUVER, British Columbia, June 28, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Swiss Water Decaffeinated Coffee Inc. (TSX – SWP) (“Swiss Water” or “the Company”) is pleased to announce voting results from its Annual General and Special Meeting held on June 25, 2021.
Directors: Director nominees listed in the Information Circular were elected as Directors of Swiss Water. The voting results for individual Directors elected were as follows:
|Votes For||Votes Withheld|
|Frank A. Dennis||1,933,415||78.99%||514,378||21.01%|
|Roland W. Veit||1,928,260||78.78%||519,533||21.22%|
|Anne G. Saunders||2,122,673||86.72%||325,120||13.28%|
|Robert B. Johnston||2,108,255||86.13%||339,538||13.87%|
|Donald J. Tringali||2,298,423||93.90%||149,370||6.10%|
|Nancy L. McKenzie||2,122,423||86.71%||325,370||13.29%|
|Alan C. Wallace||2,123,383||86.75%||324,410||13.25%|
Auditors: PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP was appointed as auditors with 99.56% voting support.
Amendments to Convertible Debenture: Shareholders approved the proposed amendment to the convertible debenture with 73.16% voting support. As an interested party, Mill Road Capital’s shares were excluded from voting on this matter.
Swiss Water Decaffeinated Coffee Inc. is a leading specialty coffee company and a premium green coffee decaffeinator which employs the proprietary SWISS WATER® Process to decaffeinate green coffee without the use of chemicals. It also owns Seaforth Supply Chain Solutions, a green coffee handling, and storage business. Both businesses are located in the cities of Burnaby and Delta, British Columbia.
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