Global News | May 9, 2017
Avon Announces Results Of Annual Meeting Of Shareholders
LONDON, May 9, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Avon Products, Inc. (the "Company") (NYSE: AVP), a globally recognized leader in direct selling of beauty and related products, today announced that shareholders voted in line with the Board of Directors' recommendations on all proposals and re-elected all director nominees at today's 2017 Annual Meeting of Shareholders.
Chan W. Galbato, Non-Executive Chairman of the Avon Board of Directors, stated, "On behalf of the entire Avon Products Board of Directors, we would like to thank the Avon shareholders for the strong support of our directors, proposals and the initiatives underway at the Company to improve results for all stakeholders. Our Board and management team, under Sheri McCoy'sleadership, are committed to the turnaround of Avon's business and are continuing to execute on a strategic plan to create consistent, sustainable and profitable growth."
The Company, today, filed the voting results with the U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission on a Form 8-K.
About Avon Products, Inc.
Avon is the Company that for 130 years has proudly stood for beauty, innovation, optimism and, above all, for women. Avon products include well-recognized and beloved brands such as ANEW, Avon Color, Avon Care, Skin-So-Soft, and Advance Techniques sold through approximately 6 million active independent Avon Sales Representatives. Learn more about Avon and its products at www.avoncompany.com.
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