Buffalo Wild Wings, Inc. (NASDAQ:BWLD) today announced that, based on
preliminary results provided by its proxy solicitor at the company's
2017 Annual Meeting of Shareholders held today, shareholders voted to
elect Buffalo Wild Wings Board of Director nominees Cynthia L. Davis,
Andre J. Fernandez, Janice L. Fields, Harry A. Lawton, Jerry R. Rose,
Sam B. Rovit and Harmit J. Singh, and two additional nominees proposed
by Marcato Capital Management, L.P. ("Marcato"), Scott O. Bergren and
Richard T. (" Mick" ) McGuire III.
Commenting on the results, Buffalo Wild Wings issued the following
The Buffalo Wild Wings Board and management team want to thank all of
the shareholders who participated in the process. We look forward to
working constructively with the new directors to achieve our shared
objective of driving value for Buffalo Wild Wings shareholders.
As required, within four business days, the company will file a Form 8-K
with the Securities and Exchange Commission reporting the preliminary
results based on the independent inspector of elections' preliminary
tabulation. In addition, the company will amend the Form 8-K to report
the final voting outcome once it has received the final, certified
report from the inspector. Shareholders may access these filings on www.buffalowildwings.com
About the Company
Buffalo Wild Wings, Inc., founded in 1982 and headquartered in
Minneapolis, is a growing owner, operator and franchisor of Buffalo Wild
Wings(R) restaurants featuring a variety of boldly-flavored,
made-to-order menu items including its namesake Buffalo, New York-style
chicken wings. The Buffalo Wild Wings menu specializes in 21
mouth-watering signature sauces and seasonings with flavor sensations
ranging from Sweet BBQ(TM) to Blazin'(R). Guests enjoy a welcoming
neighborhood atmosphere that includes an extensive multi-media system
for watching their favorite sporting events. Buffalo Wild Wings is the
recipient of hundreds of "Best Wings" and "Best Sports Bar" awards from
across the country. There are currently more than 1,220 Buffalo Wild
Wings locations around the world.
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on Twitter and visit www.BuffaloWildWings.com.
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implied by forward-looking statements based on a number of factors,
including the factors described under " Risk Factors" in Part I, Item 1A
of our Annual Report on Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended December 25,
2016, as updated or supplemented by subsequent reports we file with the
SEC. We do not assume any obligation to publicly update any
forward-looking statement after they are made, whether as a result of
new information, future events or otherwise.
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