TORONTO, May 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ - U.S. Silver & Gold Inc. (TSX: USA, OTCQX: USGIF) ("U.S. Silver & Gold" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that all of the nominees listed in its management information circular dated April 30, 2013 (the "Circular") were elected as directors of the Company at its annual and special meeting of shareholders held on May 27, 2013 (the "Meeting").
|Nominee||Shares Voted For||Shares Withheld|
|Hugh Agro||18,418,467 (97.77%)||420,876 (2.23%)|
|Darren Blasutti||18,397,614 (97.66%)||441,729 (2.34%)|
|Alex Davidson||14,363,019 (76.24%)||4,476,324 (23.76%)|
|Louis Dionne||18,396,115 (97.65%)||443,228 (2.35%)|
|Alan Edwards||18,413,631 (97.74%)||425,712 (2.26%)|
|Gordon Pridham||14,302,404 (75.92%)||4,536,939 (24.08%)|
|Thomas Ryley||18,491,454 (98.15%)||347,889 (1.85%)|
|Lorie Waisberg||14,388,565 (76.38%)||4,450,778 (23.62%)|
The biographies of directors and further details about the Company's corporate governance practices are available at www.us-silver.com.
The Company's Shareholder Rights Plan was also approved with 92.93% of votes cast in support. For a description of the resolutions approved at the Meeting please refer to the Company's "Report on Voting Results" filed on SEDAR at www.sedar.com.
About U.S. Silver & Gold Inc.
U.S. Silver & Gold Inc. is a newly formed silver and gold mining company focused on growth from its existing asset base and the execution of targeted accretive acquisitions. It owns and operates the Galena Mine Complex in the heart of the Silver Valley/Coeur d'Alene Mining District, Shoshone County, Idaho. It produces high-grade silver and is the second most prolific silver mine in U.S. history, delivering over 200 million ounces to date. The Caladay Zone is being evaluated for bulk mining development. U.S. Silver & Gold Inc. also owns the Drumlummon Mine Complex in Lewis and Clark County, Montana.
SOURCE U.S. Silver & Gold Inc.