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TELUS announces election of directors

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All resolutions at annual meeting approved by large majority

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, May 07, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- TELUS Corporation (TELUS) (TSX: T, NYSE: TU) announced today that the nominees listed in the Company’s 2021 information circular were elected as directors of TELUS. The detailed results of the vote for the election of directors held at TELUS’ annual meeting on May 7, 2021 (the Meeting) are set out below.

Each of the following 14 nominees proposed by management was elected as a director of TELUS:

Nominee

Votes For

% Votes For

Votes Withheld

% Votes Withheld

R.H. (Dick) Auchinleck

655,997,406

97.74%

15,190,112

2.26%

Raymond T. Chan

668,655,885

99.62%

2,531,633

0.38%

Hazel Claxton

670,078,906

99.84%

1,102,128

0.16%

Lisa De Wilde

669,949,084

99.82%

1,231,999

0.18%

Darren Entwistle

669,194,159

99.70%

1,996,301

0.30%

Thomas Flynn

669,845,692

99.80%

1,334,608

0.20%

Mary Jo Haddad

666,670,024

99.33%

4,510,276

0.67%

Kathy Kinloch

668,599,795

99.62%

2,580,189

0.38%

Christine Magee

669,122,846

99.69%

2,057,921

0.31%

John Manley

667,950,955

99.52%

3,229,029

0.48%

David Mowat

670,038,271

99.83%

1,141,713

0.17%

Marc Parent

665,289,914

99.12%

5,890,070

0.88%

Denise Pickett

670,026,760

99.83%

1,153,224

0.17%

W. Sean Willy

669,265,969

99.71%

1,913,966

0.29%

All matters voted on at the Meeting were approved as follows:

Matter

Votes For

% Votes For

Votes Withheld / Against

% Votes Withheld / Against

Appointment of auditors

677,876,206

99.45%

3,736,013

0.55%

Advisory vote to accept TELUS’ approach to executive compensation

633,053,146

94.32%

38,126,454

5.68%

Approve the TELUS Directors Deferred Share Unit Plan

654,041,648

97.45%

17,136,351

2.55%

Final voting results on all matters voted on at the Meeting will be published shortly on telus.com/agm, and filed with the Canadian and U.S. securities regulators.

About TELUS
TELUS (TSX: T, NYSE: TU) is a dynamic, world-leading communications technology company with $16 billion in annual revenue and 16 million customer connections spanning wireless, data, IP, voice, television, entertainment, video, and security. We leverage our global-leading technology and compassion to enable remarkable human outcomes. Our longstanding commitment to putting our customers first fuels every aspect of our business, making us a distinct leader in customer service excellence and loyalty. In 2020, TELUS was recognized as having the fastest wireless network in the world, reinforcing our commitment to provide Canadians with access to superior technology that connects us to the people, resources and information that make our lives better. TELUS Health is Canada’s leader in digital health technology, improving access to health and wellness services and revolutionizing the flow of health information across the continuum of care. TELUS Agriculture provides innovative digital solutions throughout the agriculture value chain, supporting better food outcomes from improved agri-business data insights and processes. TELUS International (TSX and NYSE: TIXT) is a leading digital customer experience innovator that delivers next-generation AI and content management solutions for global brands across the technology and games, ecommerce and FinTech, communications and media, healthcare, travel and hospitality sectors. TELUS and TELUS International operate in 25+ countries around the world. Together, let’s make the future friendly.

Driven by our passionate social purpose to connect all citizens for good, our deeply meaningful and enduring philosophy to give where we live has inspired TELUS, our team members and retirees to contribute more than $820 million and 1.6 million days of service since 2000. This unprecedented generosity and unparalleled volunteerism have made TELUS the most giving company in the world.

For more information about TELUS, please visit telus.com, follow us @TELUSNews on Twitter and @Darren_Entwistle on Instagram.

For more information, please contact:

Jacinthe Beaulieu
418-318-6102
Jacinthe.Beaulieu@telus.com