Goodfellow Reports the Results of Its Annual Meeting of Shareholders

DELSON, Quebec, May 17, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Goodfellow Inc. (TSX: GDL) (the “Company” or “Goodfellow”) announces that all resolutions presented to the shareholders at its Annual Meeting of Shareholders (the “Meeting”) held today were passed.

The total number of shares represented by shareholders in person and by proxy at the Meeting was 6,050,431 representing 70.78% of the Company’s outstanding shares.

1. Election of Directors

The seven nominees for directors proposed by management of the Company were elected pursuant to a vote by ballot. Final voting results on the election of the directors are as follows:

Nominee Votes For % For Votes Against
% Against
Alain Côté 6,036,998 99.96 % 2,332   0.04 %
David A. Goodfellow 5,687,272 94.17 % 352,058   5.83 %
G. Douglas Goodfellow 5,687,220 94.17 % 352,110   5.83 %
Robert Hall 6,009,162 99.50 % 30,168   0.50 %
James Hewitt 5,253,779 86.99 % 785,551   13.01 %
Stephen A. Jarislowsky 6,011,412 99.54 % 27,918   0.46 %
Sarah Prichard 6,036,950 99.96 % 2,380   0.04 %

2. Appointment of Auditor

KPMG LLP was reappointed as the Company’s auditor pursuant to a vote by ballot. In all, 6,039,655 votes representing 99.82% of the votes cast were in favour of KPMG LLP and 10,776 votes representing 0.18% of the votes cast have withheld from voting.

The Company has filed a report of voting results on all resolutions voted on at the Meeting on SEDAR (

About Goodfellow

Goodfellow is a diversified manufacturer of value-added lumber products, as well as a wholesale distributor of building materials and floor coverings. Goodfellow has a distribution footprint from coast-to-coast in Canada servicing commercial and residential sectors through lumber yard retailer networks, manufacturers, industrial and infrastructure project partners, and floor covering specialists. Goodfellow also leverages its value-added product capabilities to serve lumber markets internationally. Goodfellow Inc. is a publicly traded company, and its shares are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol “GDL”.


Goodfellow Inc.
Patrick Goodfellow
President and CEO
T: 450 635-6511
F: 450 635-3730
[email protected]

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