June 9, 2015 Alexco Resource Corp. (NYSE MKT:AXU, TSX:AXR) announces the results of matters voted upon at its Annual General Meeting (the “Meeting”) of shareholders held earlier today.
A total of 43,460,461 votes were cast, representing 62.5% of the issued and outstanding common shares as of the record date for the Meeting. All nominated directors were elected with voting results tabulated as follows:
|Nominee||Votes For||Percentage||Votes Withheld||Percentage|
|Clynton R. Nauman||14,866,417||98.2%||270,120||1.8%|
|Michael D. Winn||13,223,281||87.4%||1,913,256||12.6%|
|Rick Van Nieuwenhuyse||13,204,981||87.2%||1,931,556||12.8%|
|Richard N. Zimmer||14,811,415||97.9%||325,122||2.2%|
Shareholders also voted 96.1% in favour to set the number of directors at five. In addition, PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, Chartered Accountants, were re-appointed as auditors with 97.8% voting support.
Alexco Resource Corp. holds the historical high grade Keno Hill Silver District located in Canada’s Yukon Territory. Employing a unique business model, Alexco also provides mine-related environmental services, remediation technologies and reclamation and mine closure services to both government and industry clients through the Alexco Environmental Group, its wholly-owned environmental services division.
Vicki Veltkamp, Vice President Investor Relations
Phone: (604) 633-4888