TORONTO, ONTARIO (June 1, 2021) – Park Lawn Corporation (TSX: PLC) (“Park Lawn” or the “Company”) announced the results from its Annual General Meeting of shareholders held earlier today.
A total of 18,832,526 of Park Lawn’s common shares (“Shares”) (representing approximately 63.48% of the issued and outstanding Shares as of the record date for the meeting) were represented at the meeting. The vote was conducted by online ballot.
Each of Park Lawn’s eight directors were elected at the meeting, by a resolution passed by the shareholders present or represented by proxy at the meeting, to hold office until the close of the next annual meeting of shareholders. The results of the vote are detailed below:
Park Lawn’s Chief Executive Officer, Brad Green, stated, “Park Lawn is pleased to have received the majority support of its shareholders for the election of all of management’s director nominees. We look forward to continuing to execute on our growth strategy and providing maximum shareholder value.”
The results of the vote to re-appoint MNP LLP and authorize the directors to fix their remuneration are as follows:
About Park Lawn Corporation
Park Lawn provides goods and services associated with the disposition and memorialization of human remains. Products and services are sold on a pre-planned basis (pre-need) or at the time of a death (at-need). Park Lawn and its subsidiaries own and operate businesses including cemeteries, crematoria, funeral homes, chapels, planning offices and a transfer service. Park Lawn operates in five Canadian provinces and fifteen U.S. states.
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