Wajax Provides an Update Regarding its Annual Meeting of Shareholders

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TSX Symbol: WJX

TORONTO, April 19, 2021 /CNW/ - Wajax Corporation ("Wajax" or the "Corporation") today announced that, in light of deteriorating public health conditions related to the COVID-19 pandemic, and to comply with the recent province-wide stay-at-home order and enhanced emergency measures enacted by the Ontario government, in person attendance at the Corporation's May 4, 2021 annual meeting will not be permitted. It had previously been hoped that some in person attendance would be possible with the strict observance of safety and physical distancing protocols.

Logo: Wajax (CNW Group/Wajax Corporation)
Logo: Wajax (CNW Group/Wajax Corporation)

Shareholders are encouraged to vote by proxy online or via telephone in advance of the meeting, and to listen to the meeting by way of a live webcast that will be available on Wajax's website at www.wajax.com. Shareholders will be able to submit questions to management through the webcast and may also submit questions prior to the meeting via the Corporation's website or via e-mail directed to ir@wajax.com, but will not be able to vote through the webcast. The deadline for proxy voting is April 30, 2021 at 5:00 p.m. EST. Following the meeting, a recording of the webcast will be available on Wajax's website.

Shareholders are also invited to listen to Wajax's Q1 2021 Financial Results Conference Call via live webcast which will be available on the Corporation's website at 2:00 p.m. EST on May 4, 2021. The Corporation's Q1 2021 Financial Results presentation will be posted to the Corporation's website in advance of the conference call and a recording of the call will be posted following its conclusion.

To the extent it is determined that additional measures are required, including the delay of the meeting or changes to the format, such measures will be announced by way of news release. Shareholders are invited to monitor Wajax's website at www.wajax.com for any further updates. For details regarding the business of the meeting, please see the Corporation's notice of meeting and management information circular, each dated March 2, 2021, which are available on SEDAR at www.sedar.com.

Wajax Corporation

Founded in 1858, Wajax (TSX: WJX) is one of Canada's longest standing and most diversified industrial products and services providers. The Corporation operates an integrated distribution system providing sales, parts and services to a broad range of customers in diverse sectors of the Canadian economy, including: construction, forestry, mining, industrial and commercial, oil sands, transportation, metal processing, government and utilities and oil and gas.

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