News Release

Cronos Group Inc. Announces Results of 2023 Annual Meeting of Shareholders

23 June 2023

TORONTO, June 23, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Cronos Group Inc. (NASDAQ: CRON) (TSX: CRON) (“Cronos” or the “Company”) announces that at its Annual Meeting of Shareholders held yesterday, June 22, 2023 (the “Meeting”), shareholders holding a total of 247,410,987 common shares of the Company voted in person or by proxy, representing 64.96% of the total number of common shares of the Company outstanding.

Each of the directors listed as a nominee in the Company’s proxy statement dated April 28, 2023 (the “Proxy Statement”) was elected as a director of the Company, with each director receiving in excess of 94.8% of the votes cast in favor of his or her election. The detailed results of the vote for the election of directors are as follows:

Name of DirectorNumber of Shares
Voted For
Percentage of Shares
Voted For
Number of Shares
Withheld from Voting
Percentage of Shares
Withheld from Voting
Jason Adler190,713,66195.83%8,290,8424.16%
Kendrick Ashton, Jr.191,326,51296.14%7,677,9913.85%
Kamran Khan188,677,72294.81%10,326,7815.18%
Dominik Meier188,699,73394.82%10,304,7705.17%
Michael Gorenstein192,713,92896.83%6,290,5753.16%
Elizabeth Seegar188,789,16894.86%10,215,3355.13%
James Rudyk190,066,98295.50%8,937,5214.49%

Shareholders also approved an advisory (non-binding) resolution on the compensation of the Company’s named executive officers, with 92.71% of votes cast in favor of such resolution, and approved the re-appointment of KPMG LLP as the Company’s independent auditors.

For complete results on all matters voted on at the Meeting, please see the Report of Voting Results filed on the Company’s SEDAR profile at and the Company’s Form 8-K filed on EDGAR at

About Cronos
Cronos is an innovative global cannabinoid company committed to building disruptive intellectual property by advancing cannabis research, technology and product development. With a passion to responsibly elevate the consumer experience, Cronos is building an iconic brand portfolio. Cronos’ diverse international brand portfolio includes Spinach®, PEACE NATURALS® and Lord Jones®. For more information about Cronos and its brands, please visit:

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Cronos Contact
Shayne Laidlaw
Tel: (416) 504-0004