DEFA14A 2017 N&A Form Combined Document
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
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Stockholder Meeting Notice
Important Notice Regarding the Availability of Proxy Materials for the
Bristow Group Inc. Annual Meeting of Stockholders to be Held on Wednesday, August 2, 2017
Under Securities and Exchange Commission rules, you are receiving this notice that the proxy materials for the annual
stockholders’ meeting are available on the Internet. Follow the instructions below to view the materials and vote online or
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IMPORTANT ANNUAL MEETING INFORMATION
2 N O T
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Stockholder Meeting Notice
Dear Bristow Group Inc. Stockholder:
The 2017 Annual Meeting of Stockholders of Bristow Group Inc. (the “Company”) will be held at the Company’s corporate
headquarters, 2103 City West Blvd., 4th Floor, Houston, Texas 77042 on August 2, 2017 at 8:00 a.m. (CDT).
Proposals to be considered at the Annual Meeting:
1. To elect as directors the following nominees to serve until the next annual meeting of the stockholders and until their successors are chosen and
have been qualified:
01 - Thomas N. Amonett 02 - Jonathan E. Baliff 03 - Lori A. Gobillot 04 - Ian A. Godden
05 - David C. Gompert 06 - A. William Higgins 07 - Stephen A. King 08 - Thomas C. Knudson
09 - Mathew Masters 10 - Biggs C. Porter 11 - Bruce H. Stover
2. Advisory approval of executive compensation.
3. Advisory vote on frequency of future advisory votes on executive compensation.
4. Approval and ratification of the selection of KPMG LLP as the Company’s independent auditors for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2018.
The Board of Directors recommends a vote “FOR” each of the nominees listed in Item 1, FOR Items 2 and 4 and “Annually” for Item 3.
The Board of Directors has fixed the close of business on June 8, 2017 as the record date (the “Record Date”) for the determination of stockholders entitled
to receive notice of and to vote at the Annual Meeting or any adjournment(s) thereof.
Stockholders of record as of the Record Date are encouraged and cordially invited to attend the Annual Meeting.
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