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2016

Timmins Gold Announces AGM Results


May 25, 2016

Vancouver, BC - Timmins Gold Corp. (TSX:TMM, NYSE MKT:TGD) (the “Company”) is pleased to announce the results from its annual meeting of shareholders held on May 24, 2016.

Detailed results of the meeting are set out below:

Total shares voted: 137,358,266
Total shares issued and outstanding: 315,562,210
Total percentage of share voted: 43.53%

The nominees listed in the management proxy circular dated April 24, 2016 were elected as directors of Timmins Gold at the meeting as follows:

 

Director Votes in Favour % Votes Withheld %
Mark Backens 135,649,355 98.76 1,708,911 1.24
George Brack 135,765,537 98.84 1,592,729 1.16
Bryan Coates 135,644,855 98.75 1,713,413 1.25
Anthony Hawkshaw 135,702,792 98.79 1,655,474 1.21
Stephen Lang 135,642,752 98.75 1,715,514 1.25
Paula Rogers 135,641,641 98.75 1,716,625 1.25
José Vizquerra 135,696,652 98.79 1,661,614 1.21

 

Additionally, the following resolutions were passed:

  1. The Appointment of and Remuneration of Auditor Deloitte LLP
  2.  Amendment and Restatement of Stock Option Plan

Mark Backens, Interim CEO of Timmins Gold Corp., stated, “We very much appreciate the support of our shareholders. We would also like to take this opportunity to thank outgoing Board Member Luc Lessard for his contribution to the Company over the last two years.”

About Timmins Gold

The Company owns and operates the San Francisco open pit, heap leach gold mine in Sonora, Mexico. The Company is also focusing on developing the Ana Paula gold project in the Guerrero Gold Belt, Mexico.

Contacts:
Timmins Gold Corp.
Mark Backens
Interim CEO and Director
604-682-4002
mark.backens@timminsgold.com
www.timminsgold.com

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