Shareholders choose Lauren R. Fine, Roger L. Ogden and Kim Williams to be new members of the company’s board of directors.
Class A shareholders of The E.W. Scripps Co. have elected all three of Scripps’ Class A nominees as directors to the company’s board: Lauren R. Fine, Roger L. Ogden and Kim Williams.
The vote count was provided by Scripps’ proxy solicitor following the company’s 2018 annual meeting of shareholders.
“The Scripps board and management thank shareholders for their input and their support,” said Adam Symson, Scripps’ president-CEO. “The company has strong momentum behind its transformational strategy to increase margins and cash flow in our local media business and to create long-term value through increased growth across our national media business. We look forward to building on this progress in partnership with all of our shareholders.”
The preliminary vote count also shows that common shareholders have elected all seven of Scripps’ common shares nominees as directors to the company’s board: Charles L. Barmonde, Richard A. Boehne, Kelly P. Conlin, John W. Hayden, Anne M. La Dow, R. Michael Scagliotti and Adam P. Symson.