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METRO announces the voting results on the election of its directors

T.MRU

MONTREAL, Jan. 25, 2023 /CNW Telbec/ - Following the Annual General Meeting of shareholders of METRO INC. held on January 24, 2023, METRO INC. is announcing the voting results obtained at the Annual General Meeting of Shareholders for the election of its directors.

Metro Inc. Logo (CNW Group/METRO INC.)

The 12 nominees proposed by management were elected as directors. According to proxies received and ballots cast, each of the following 12 individuals was elected as directors of the Corporation until the next annual meeting of shareholders or until such person's successor is elected or appointed, with the following results:

NAME OF NOMINEE

VOTES FOR

%

VOTES WITHHELD

%

Lori-Ann Beausoleil

177,049,738

93.19 %

12,945,020

6.81 %

Maryse Bertrand

186,643,422

98.24 %

3,351,336

1.76 %

Pierre Boivin

186,986,282

98.42 %

3,008,476

1.58 %

François J. Coutu

188,990,351

99.47 %

1,004,407

0.53 %

Michel Coutu

188,995,478

99.47 %

999,280

0.53 %

Stephanie Coyles

188,167,971

99.04 %

1,826,787

0.96 %

Russell Goodman

184,751,179

97.24 %

5,243,579

2.76 %

Marc Guay

187,793,696

98.84 %

2,201,062

1.16 %

Christian W.E. Haub

186,470,552

98.15 %

3,524,206

1.85 %

Eric R. La Flèche

189,014,146

99.48 %

980,612

0.52 %

Christine Magee

187,064,345

98.46 %

2,930,413

1.54 %

Brian McManus

187,687,421

98.79 %

2,307,337

1.21 %

The Corporation congratulates the directors for their election.

About METRO Inc.

With annual sales of $18 billion, METRO Inc. is a food and pharmacy leader in Québec and Ontario. Its purpose is to Nourish the health and well-being of our communities. As a retailer, franchisor, distributor, and manufacturer, the company operates or services a network of some 950 food stores under several banners including Metro, Metro Plus, Super C and Food Basics, as well as some 650 drugstores primarily under the Jean Coutu, Brunet, Metro Pharmacy and Food Basics Pharmacy banners, providing employment to more than 90,000 people. For more details, visit corpo.metro.ca.

SOURCE METRO INC.

Cision View original content to download multimedia: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2023/25/c9621.html