AOL shareholders re-elect board, reject dissidents in preliminary voting

BOSTON, Thu Jun 14, 2012 – Preliminary voting results show shareholders in AOL Inc. re-elected all eight of the company’s incumbent directors on Thursday, fighting off a challenge by activist hedge fund Starboard Value, Julie Jacobs, the company’s executive vice president and general counsel, told the company’s annual meeting on Thursday.

Jacobs noted that final results would be disclosed in a filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.