Bridgemarq Real Estate Services Files Management Information Circular; Announces Annual Shareholders’ Meeting
(TORONTO, ON) March 25, 2019 – Brookfield Real Estate Services Inc. (dba Bridgemarq Real Estate Services) (“Bridgemarq” or the “Company”) (TSX: BRE), a leading provider of services to residential real estate brokers and their REALTORS® , filed its Annual Information Form, Management Information Circular and certain annual meeting materials on SEDAR today.
Under Ontario securities laws, the Company provides its annual meeting–related materials in electronic form which are available for download at www.meetingdocuments.com/astca/BRE or on SEDAR at www.sedar.com. Investors can also access these filings on the Company’s website at www.bridgemarq.com.
The annual meeting of the Company will be held on Tuesday May 7, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. at Vantage Venues, 150 King Street West, 27th Floor, Toronto, Ontario.
Mr. Simon Dean, a Director of the Company since 2003, has announced that he will not seek re-election to the Board in 2019. As such, his term as a director will expire at the Company’s annual meeting on May 7th, 2019. The Board would like to thank Mr. Dean for his valuable contributions and wishes him the best in his future endeavors.
The Board of Directors of the Company has proposed Mr. Colum Bastable as a director nominee to be considered for election at the annual meeting. Mr. Bastable has over 40 years of experience in the real estate services industry including in his recent role as Chairman of Cushman and Wakefield Canada, a leading provider of commercial property brokerage services. Further details about Mr. Bastable can be found in the Management information circular.
This news release contains forward-looking information and other “forward-looking statements”. Words such as “will”, “seek” “proposed” and other expressions that are predictions of or could indicate future events and trends and that do not relate to historical matters identify forward-looking statements. Reliance should not be placed on forward-looking statements because they involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors that may cause the actual results, performance or achievements of the Company to differ materially from anticipated future results, performance or achievement expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. Factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those indicated in the forward-looking statements include: future decisions to be considered by the board of directors of the Company with respect to the Company’s overall governance or any other matter affecting the Company, decisions to be taken by individual directors with respect to their intentions to continue as directors, decisions to be taken by shareholders of the Company at any meeting of shareholders of the Company, changes in government policy, laws or regulations which could affect Board governance and other risks detailed in the Company’s annual information form, which is filed with securities commissions and posted on SEDAR at www.sedar.com. Forward-looking information is based on various material factors or assumptions, which are based on information currently available to management. Material factors or assumptions that were applied in drawing conclusions or making estimates set out in the forward-looking statements are dynamic and subject to change. Although the forward-looking statements contained in this press release are based upon what management believes are reasonable assumptions, the Company cannot assure readers that actual results will be consistent with these forward-looking statements. The Company undertakes no obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, except as required by law.
About Bridgemarq Real Estate Services
Bridgemarq is a leading provider of services to residential real estate brokers and a network of over 18,000 REALTORS®. We operate in Canada under the Royal LePage, Via Capitale and Johnston & Daniel brands. Bridgemarq Real Estate Services is the registered trade name of Brookfield Real Estate Services Inc. For more information, go to bridgemarq.com.
Bridgemarq is an affiliate of Brookfield Business Partners, a business services and industrials company focused on owning and operating high-quality businesses that benefit from barriers to entry and/or low production costs. Brookfield Business Partners is listed on the New York and Toronto stock exchanges. Further information is available at bbu.brookfield.com.
For more information, please contact:
Sarah Louise Gardiner
Director of Investor Relations
Bridgemarq Real Estate Services
1 REALTORS® is a trademark identifying real estate licensees in Canada who are members of the Canadian Real Estate Association.