TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Apr 29, 2015) - YAMANA GOLD INC. (YRI.TO)(AUY) announced the results of the vote for the election of directors held at the Annual and Special Meeting of shareholders held earlier today. Detailed results are presented below.
|Votes By Ballot|
|Outcome of Vote||Votes For||Votes Withheld|
|Patrick J. Mars||Carried||461,764,431||70,056,698|
Yamana is a Canadian-based gold producer with significant gold production, gold development stage properties, exploration properties, and land positions throughout the Americas including Brazil, Argentina, Chile, Mexico and Canada. Yamana plans to continue to build on this base through existing operating mine expansions, throughput increases, development of new mines, the advancement of its exploration properties and by targeting other gold consolidation opportunities with a primary focus in the Americas.