MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Tri-Continental Corporation (the “Corporation”) (NYSE: TY) today held its 87th Annual Meeting of Stockholders (the “Meeting”) in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Stockholders voted in accordance with the recommendations of the Corporation’s Board of Directors (the “Board”) on each of the two proposals at the Meeting.
Stockholders elected three Directors at the Meeting. Mses. Patricia M. Flynn and Catherine James Paglia and Mr. William A. Hawkins were each elected as Director for a term that will expire at the Corporation’s 2020 Annual Meeting of Stockholders. It is anticipated that Mr. Hawkins, pursuant to the Board’s current retirement policy, will retire at the end of 2017. Stockholders also ratified the Board’s selection of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP as the Corporation’s independent registered public accounting firm for 2017.
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