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Savaria Announces the Election of its Directors

May 22, 2014

LAVAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwired - May 22, 2014) - Savaria Corporation (TSX:SIS), North America's leader in the accessibility industry, held its Annual General Meeting of Shareholders on May 21, 2014 at the Hotel Le Crystal in Montreal. The seven candidates proposed for election were elected by a majority of the shareholders present in person or represented by proxy at the meeting, as follows:

--------------------------------------------------------------------------- Candidates Votes for Votes withheld ---------------------------------------- # % # % --------------------------------------------------------------------------- Marcel Bourassa 17,705,559 99.11% 156,566 0.88% --------------------------------------------------------------------------- Jean-Marie Bourassa 17,705,559 99.11% 156,566 0.88% --------------------------------------------------------------------------- Robert Berthiaume 17,704,159 99.10% 157,966 0.88% --------------------------------------------------------------------------- Jean-Louis Chapdelaine 17,851,325 99.93% 10,800 0.06% --------------------------------------------------------------------------- Peter Drutz 17,849,925 99.92% 12,200 0.07% --------------------------------------------------------------------------- Sylvain Dumoulin 17,849,925 99.92% 12,200 0.07% --------------------------------------------------------------------------- Alain Tremblay 17,849,925 99.92% 12,200 0.07% ---------------------------------------------------------------------------

Savaria Corporation ( is North America's leader in the accessibility industry focused on meeting the needs of people with mobility challenges. Savaria designs, manufactures, installs and distributes primarily elevators for home and commercial use, as well as stairlifts and vertical and inclined platform lifts. In addition, it converts and adapts minivans to be wheelchair accessible. The diversity of its product line, one of the world's most comprehensive, enables the Corporation to stand out by proposing an integrated and customized solution for its customers' mobility needs. Its operations in China have substantially grown and the collaboration with Savaria's other Canadian facilities increases its competitive edge in the market place. The Corporation records some 60% of its revenue outside Canada, primarily in the United States. It has a sales network of some 600 retailers in North America and employs some 380 people at its head office in Laval and at its plants and sales offices in Montreal (Quebec), Brampton and London (Ontario), Calgary (Alberta) and Huizhou (China).



FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT: Helene Bernier, CPA, CA Vice-President, Finance 1-800-931-5655, ext. 248 Source: Savaria Corporation

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