TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Apr 24, 2013) - Barrick Gold Corporation (ABX)(ABX.TO) (Barrick) announced that the nominees listed in the management proxy circular for the 2013 Annual Meeting of Shareholders were elected as directors of Barrick. Detailed results of the vote for the election of directors held at the Annual Meeting earlier today in Toronto are set out below.
|Nominee||Votes For||% For||Votes Withheld||% Withheld|
|Howard L. Beck||512,167,511||90.9||%||51,573,519||9.1||%|
|Donald J. Carty||507,081,262||89.9||%||56,660,768||10.1||%|
|Robert M. Franklin||522,094,986||92.6||%||41,647,044||7.4||%|
|J. Brett Harvey||406,443,301||72.1||%||157,298,739||27.9||%|
|The Right Honourable Brian Mulroney||429,585,456||76.2||%||134,157,411||23.8||%|
|Steven J. Shapiro||408,774,800||72.5||%||154,968,177||27.5||%|
|Jamie C. Sokalsky||497,790,926||88.3||%||65,951,963||11.7||%|
|John L. Thornton||471,620,507||83.7||%||92,122,470||16.3||%|
Barrick's vision is to be the world's best gold mining company by operating in a safe, profitable and responsible manner. Barrick's shares are traded on the Toronto and New York stock exchanges.