Cerro Grande Mining Corporation Announces Election of Directors and Withdrawal of Proposed Amendments to the Stock Option Plan

Apr 11, 2013, 09:14 ET from Cerro Grande Mining Corporation

TORONTO, April 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ - Cerro Grande Mining Corporation (the "Company") (TSX-CEG; OTCQX-CEGMF) announces that all of the nominees listed in its information circular dated February 21, 2013 (the "Circular") were elected as directors of the Company at its annual and special meeting of shareholders held on March 25, 2013 (the "Meeting").  The Company received the following proxy votes prior to the Meeting in relation to the election of directors:

Nominee Shares Voted For Shares Withheld
Paul J. DesLauriers 35,965,315 23,810,954
Mario Hernandez 35,974,615 23,801,654
Stephen W. Houghton 35,938,115 23,838,154
Frederick D. Seeley 35,938,615 23,837,654
David R.S. Thomson 35,974,615 23,801,654
William Hill 35,948,815 23,827,454
Juan Proano 35,945,315 23,830,954
Richard J. Lachcik 35,955,315 23,820,954
Fernando Saenz Pock 33,662,144 26,114,125

In addition, the Company withdrew the proposed amendments to the Company's stock option plan, as described in the Circular, as an item of business at the Meeting.

Cerro Grande Mining Corporation is a minerals producing, exploration and development company with properties and activities currently focused in Chile.

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