ANN ARBOR, Mich., June 2, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Zomedica Pharmaceuticals Corp. (TSX-V:ZOM) (“Zomedica” or “Company”), a veterinary pharmaceutical and health care solutions company, is pleased to announce that all ordinary and special resolutions were passed at the Annual and Special Meeting of Shareholders, which was held today in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. An aggregate of 56,285,614 shares (64.46%) of all issued and outstanding shares of the Company were represented at the meeting in person or by proxy. The following seven nominees were re-elected as Directors of the Company to serve until the next annual meeting of shareholders of the Company, or until their successors are elected or appointed: Gerald Solensky Jr., Shameze Rampertab, Jeffrey Rowe, James LeBar, Rodney Williams, Thomas Robitaille, and Jane Eagleson.
The following additional resolutions were passed at the Annual and Special Meeting of Company Shareholders:
- Approval of the appointment of MNP LLP as Auditors of the Company for the ensuing year;
- Approval of the stock option plan of the Company; and
- Confirmation and ratification of the Amended and Restated Bylaws of the Company (for details, please refer to the Company’s press release dated April 28, 2017).
With U.S. operations based in Ann Arbor, Michigan, Zomedica is a veterinary pharmaceutical and health care solutions company creating products for companion animals (canine, feline and equine) by focusing on the unmet needs of clinical veterinarians. Zomedica is developing a diversified portfolio to include innovative drugs, drug-delivery technologies, diagnostics, and devices. With multiple clinical veterinarians in executive management, it is Zomedica’s mission to give veterinarians the opportunity to lower costs, increase productivity, and grow revenue while better serving the animals in their care. For more information, visit www.ZOMEDICA.com.
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Investor Relations Contact
Shameze Rampertab, CPA, CA
Barry Mire, Renmark Financial Communications Inc.
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