Glance Technologies CEO Desmond Griffin: Election Results Show Strong Support for Glance Nominees for the Board of Directors

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VANCOUVER, British Columbia, June 12, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Glance Technologies Inc. (CSE:GET.CN) (OTCQB:GLNNF) (FKT:GJT) (“Glance” or the “Company”) today announced that a contested vote by shareholders for the board of directors of Glance (the “Board”) has delivered strong support for Glance’s five nominees for the Board (the “Glance Nominees”).
“We want to thank all shareholders for voting, and for giving the board and management team a clear and unequivocal mandate,” said Desmond Griffin, CEO of Glance. “We look forward to focusing all of our energy on advancing our strategy and delivering value for shareholders after the annual general meeting, when we will have put this unnecessary proxy contest behind us.”
Vote analysis
Approximately 47 million shares were voted in support of Mr. Griffin, CEO of Glance. Approximately 29.5 million shares were voted in support of dissident shareholder Penny Green.
After excluding shares held by Mr. Griffin and Angela Griffin, Glance’s Chief Technology Officer, at April 20, 2018 (the “Record Date”), approximately 31.9 million shares were voted in support of Mr. Griffin. After excluding shares held by Ms. Green at the Record Date, approximately 14.4 million shares were voted in support of Ms. Green. On that basis, support for Mr. Griffin was approximately 2.2 times higher than support for Ms. Green.
Ms. Green’s support, excluding shares controlled by her at the Record Date, amounted to approximately 10.6% of Glance’s 135,880,880 issued and outstanding shares as of the Record Date.
Vote Results
If all voted shares are included, nearly 60% of the voted shares were in support of the Glance Nominees. Voting results for individual nominees are as follows:
Election of the Glance Nominees For Withhold Desmond Griffin 46,990,247 1,228,973 Kirk Herrington 46,839,042 1,380,178 James Topham 46,794,108 1,425,112 Larry Timlick 46,844,813 1,374,407 Steven Cadigan 46,857,556 1,361,664
Vote regarding the dissident nominees For Withhold Penny Green 29,507,230 1,457,505 William Davis III 29,455,092 1,509,643 Jonathan Fry 29,455,092 1,509,643 Monique Imbeault 29,450,522 1,514,213 Spiros Margaris 29,439,529 1,525,206 Glance shareholders also voted to confirm the number of directors of the Company for the ensuing year at five, to appoint Saturna Group Chartered Professional Accountants LLP as the Company’s auditor for the fiscal year ending November 30, 2018 and to authorize the Board to fix the remuneration to be paid to the auditor, and to confirm, ratify and approve the Company’s Advance Notice Policy, as follows:
Meeting Matters For % (1) Against/ Withhold % (1) To confirm the number of directors at five 76,900,252 97.05 % 2,337,940 2.95 % To appoint Saturna Group Chartered Professional Accountants LLP as the Company’s auditor 77,471,969 97.77 % 1,766,223 2.23 % To confirm, ratify and approve the Company’s Advance Notice Policy 49,476,801 62.44 % 29,759,691 37.56 % Based on 79,752,402 shares voted.
About Glance Technologies Inc.
Glance Technologies owns and operates Glance Pay, a streamlined payment system that revolutionizes how smartphone users choose where to shop, order goods and services, make payments, access digital receipts, redeem digital deals, earn great rewards and interact with merchants. Glance offers targeted in-app marketing, geo targeted digital coupons, customer feedback, in-merchant messaging and custom rewards programs. The Glance Pay mobile payment system consists of proprietary technology, which includes user apps available for free downloads in IOS (Apple) and Android formats, merchant manager apps, a large scale technology hosting environment with sophisticated anti-fraud technology and lightning fast payment processing. Glance has also recently purchased a blockchain solution and is working on a rewards-based cryptocurrency.
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For more information, contact:
Investor Relations
[email protected] Paola Ashton
VP Business Development
604-839-0337 Neither the Canadian Securities Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the Canadian Securities Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.
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