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Bombardier Announces the Election of its Board of Directors


/EINPresswire.com/ -- MONTREAL, QUEBEC -- (Marketwired) -- 04/29/16 -- Bombardier (TSX: BBD.A)(TSX: BBD.B)(OTCQX: BDRBF) announced today that all candidates in the Management Proxy Circular dated March 7, 2016 were elected as directors of Bombardier Inc. during its annual and special meeting of shareholders, which was held in Mirabel earlier today. The detailed results of the ballot for the election of directors are below.

Election of Directors

Following a vote, each of the following 15 candidates proposed by management was elected a director of Bombardier:


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                                                                        % of
Candidates            Votes for          % for    Abstentions    abstentions
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Laurent Beaudoin  3,398,903,059         97.41%     90,217,445          2.59%
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Pierre Beaudoin   3,357,244,775         96.22%    131,963,900          3.78%
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Alain Bellemare   3,449,966,590         98.87%     39,416,648          1.13%
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Joanne
 Bissonnette      3,382,674,397         96.94%    106,720,278          3.06%
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J. R. Andre
 Bombardier       3,371,528,737         96.63%    117,733,051          3.37%
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Martha Finn
 Brooks           3,411,241,748         97.76%     78,150,593          2.24%
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Jean-Louis
 Fontaine         3,375,410,473         96.73%    114,075,679          3.27%
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Sheila Fraser     3,440,989,845         98.62%     48,284,505          1.38%
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August W.
 Henningsen       3,469,136,855         99.41%     20,465,495          0.59%
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Daniel Johnson    3,428,685,702         98.26%     60,697,340          1.74%
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Jean C. Monty
 (Lead Director)  3,393,264,042         97.25%     95,897,842          2.75%
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Vikram Pandit     3,460,791,404         99.18%     28,766,909          0.82%
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Patrick Pichette  3,419,139,788         97.98%     70,343,458          2.02%
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Carlos E.
 Represas         3,402,957,791         97.54%     85,705,895          2.46%
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Beatrice Weder
 di Mauro         3,467,796,021         99.40%     20,867,664          0.60%
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About Bombardier

Bombardier is the world's leading manufacturer of both planes and trains. Looking far ahead while delivering today, Bombardier is evolving mobility worldwide by answering the call for more efficient, sustainable and enjoyable transportation everywhere. Our vehicles, services and, most of all, our employees are what make us a global leader in transportation.

Bombardier is headquartered in Montreal, Canada. Our shares are traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange (BBD) and we are listed on the Dow Jones Sustainability North America Index. In the fiscal year ended December 31, 2015, we posted revenues of $18.2 billion. News and information are available at bombardier.com or follow us on Twitter @Bombardier.

Contacts:
Isabelle Rondeau
Director, Communications
Bombardier Inc.
+514 861 9481

Patrick Ghoche
Vice President, Investor Relations
Bombardier Inc.
+514 861 5727