Today, the annual BlackBerry shareholders meeting was held, just before the release of the quarterly results on Friday afternoon. Of course, in this meeting and two days before the publication of results, it is impossible to reveal data, and therefore the meeting did not produce interesting headlines about what will happen on Friday.
What did happen at the annual meeting, was the election of members of the board for the coming year. Two new-old names are listed on the list, BlackBerry CEO John Chen, and also the largest shareholder in the company Prem Watsa.
Read the full BlackBerry Press Release,
BlackBerry Announces Election Results for the Company’s Board of Directors
Waterloo, ON – June 21, 2017 – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB) announced today that the eight nominees listed in the Company’s management information circular dated May 5, 2017, for the Company’s annual and special meeting of shareholders held on June 21, 2017, were elected as directors to serve until the next annual meeting of shareholders of the Company or until their successors are elected or appointed. The detailed results of the vote are set out below.
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