Vancouver, British Columbia – Bearing Lithium Corp. (“Bearing” or the “Company”) (TSX Venture:BRZ) (OTCQB:BLILF) is pleased to announce that Bearing shareholders voted in favour of all items of business brought before them at the Company’s Annual General Meeting which was held at 10:00 am on June 25, 2020 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada (the “AGM”).
Shareholders holding a total of 21,239,380 common shares were represented in person or by proxy at the AGM, representing 29.18% of the votes attached to all outstanding common shares of the Company as at the record date. Shareholders voted in favour of all the matters submitted before the AGM as set out in the notice of meeting and information circular dated May 19, 2020 including:
- Setting the size of the board to five directors and electing the following as directors until the next annual shareholders meeting of the Company:
Gil Playford, Patrick Cussen, William Timothy Heenan, Luis Saenz, and Bok Hyung Lee.
- Appointing Dale Matheson Carr-Hilton Labonte LLP, Chartered Professional Accountants, as the Company’s auditor for the ensuing year and authorizing the board of directors to fix the remuneration to be paid to the auditor; and
- Passing an ordinary resolution to ratify and approve the Company’s 10% rolling stock option plan as required annually by the policies of the TSX-V.
Mr. Jeremy Poirier did not stand for re-election at the AGM; the board of directors’ wishes to thank Mr. Poirier for his many years of service to the Company and wishes him well with his future endeavours.
About Bearing Lithium Corp.
Bearing Lithium Corp. is a lithium-focused mineral exploration and development company. Its primary asset is an 18% interest in the Maricunga Lithium Brine Project in Chile. The Maricunga Project represents one of the highest-grade lithium brine salars globally and the only pre-production project in Chile. Over US$50 million has been invested in the Maricunga Project to date and all expenditures through to the delivery of a Definitive Feasibility Study have been fully-funded by the earn-in joint-venture partner.
ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD
Signed “Gil Playford”
Gil Playford, Chairman
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