SPOKANE VALLEY, WASHINGTON--(Marketwired - Jun 20, 2014) - Revett Mining Company, Inc. (NYSE MKT:RVM)(RVM.TO) is pleased to announce that at its annual meeting held in Spokane on June 18, 2014, stockholders of the Company voted to re-elect John G. Shanahan, Timothy R. Lindsey, John B. McCombe, Larry M. Okada and Albert F. Appleton as directors until the 2015 annual meeting.
In addition, at the annual meeting, the stockholders also ratified the appointment of BDO USA, LLP as the Company's independent registered public accountant for the ensuing year.
Detailed results of the vote for the election of directors are set out below.
|Nominee||Votes For||Proxy %||Withheld||Proxy %|
|John G. Shanahan||13,385,647||99.17||111,619||0.83|
|Timothy R. Lindsey||13,349,905||98.91||147,361||1.09|
|John B. McCombe||12,227,253||90.59||1,270,973||9.41|
|Albert F. Appleton||12,226,553||90.59||1,270,213||9.41|
A total of 60% of the issued and outstanding shares of the Company were represented in person or by proxy at the annual meeting, and the votes represented thereby cast on one or more matters at the annual meeting.
Revett Mining Company, through its subsidiaries, owns and operates the Troy Mine in Lincoln County, Montana and development-stage Rock Creek Project located in Sanders County, Montana, USA. The proven reserves at the Troy Mine and significant resources at the Rock Creek project form the basis of Revett's plan to become a premier mid-tier base and precious metals producer.
John Shanahan, President and Chief Executive Officer
For more information, please visit our website at www.revettmining.com.
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