Tribune Holds Annual Meeting
May 10, 2007 at 5:45 AM (PT)
At its annual meeting in CHICAGO, TRIBUNE CO. shareholders re-elected JEFFREY CHANDLER, WILLIAM OSBORN, and MILES WHITE to its board of directors for new three-year terms and voted to recommend changing the election of board members to an annual basis. The shareholders also ratified the selection of PRICEWATERHOUSECOOPERS as the company's independent accountants for 2007. And the board elected JACK RODDEN as TRIBUNE's assistant treasurer.
TRIBUNE is in the process of being taken private in a sale to SAM ZELL and an Employee Stock Ownership Plan. It owns Talk WGN-A/CHICAGO.