Proxy Solicitor

Proxy Solicitor

A specialist (firm) hired to gather proxy votes.

Proxy Solicitor

A company that seeks to buy or otherwise acquire the proxy of shareholders. That is, a proxy solicitor seeks to influence a company by buying the right to vote at the annual meeting from common shareholders.
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Holders with queries can also contact BRAC's proxy solicitor, Morrow Sodali LLP, 470 West Avenue, Stamford Connecticut 06902, Tel: (800) 662-5200 or banks and brokers can call collect at (203) 658-9400, email: BRAC.info@morrowsodali.com.
For any questions, or assistance in voting shares, or to receive additional copies of the proxy materials, shareholders should call proxy solicitor Innisfree M&A Inc., toll-free at 1 (888) 750-5834.
The team should include lawyers, financial advisers, a proxy solicitor and public relations specialists.
King, CPPL's proxy solicitor, by calling toll-free at 212 232 3235 or 212 232 3233.
(Nasdaq: FISI), the parent company of Five Star Bank, Scott Danahy Naylon and Courier Capital, today announced that, based on a preliminary vote count provided by Financial Institutions' proxy solicitor, all four of Financial Institutions' highly-qualified and very experienced director nominees -- Martin Birmingham, Samuel Gullo, Kim VanGelder and James Wyckoff - were elected by extremely wide margins to the Board of Directors at the 2016 Annual Meeting of Shareholders held earlier today.
Goldfarb, chief executive officer of Okapi Partners, a proxy solicitor that advised Elliott Management's challenge at Hess, said on Thursday at the Bloomberg Link Oil & Gas Conference in Houston.
Harbinger and Firebrand have hired DF King, a proxy solicitor, in their plan to gain the four Times Co.
According to AirTran Holdings, preliminary voting tabulations conducted by its proxy solicitor, Innisfree M&A Incorporated, indicate that AirTran's three nominees, John Albertine, Jeffrey Erickson and Charles Kalmbach, have been elected.
Yet, admits HP's proxy solicitor, the impact of all that effort was minimal.
an international underwriter of specialty insurance and reinsurance products in the property and casualty market, announced that, based on a preliminary count provided by its proxy solicitor, shareholders have voted to elect all five of its Class III Directors to the Argo Board.
PDC Energy announced that, based on the preliminary vote count provided by its proxy solicitor following the company's 2019 Annual Meeting of Stockholders, PDC shareholders have voted to re-elect Barton R.