TOP Ships Inc. Announced Today the Results of Its 2015 Annual General Meeting of Shareholders

Dec. 24, 2015 1:20 pm

ATHENS, Greece, Dec. 24, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- TOP Ships Inc. (Nasdaq:TOPS), an international ship-owning company (the “Company”), announced today the results of its 2015 annual general meeting of shareholders. Specifically:

  • Alexandros G. Economou and Paolo Javarone were re-elected as Class II directors of the Company’s Board of Directors.

  • The shareholders approved the appointment of Deloitte, Hadjipavlou, Sofianos & Cambanis S.A. as the Company’s independent auditors for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2015.

  • The shareholders also approved an amendment to the Company’s Third Amended and Restated Articles of Incorporation to effect a reverse stock split of the issued and outstanding common stock by a ratio of not less than one-for-two and not more than one-for-twenty with the exact ratio to be set at a whole number within this range to be determined by the Company’s board of directors in its discretion and to authorize the Company’s board of directors to implement the reverse stock split at any time prior to the date of the Company’s 2016 Annual Meeting of Shareholders by filing an amendment to the Company’s Third Amended and Restated Articles of Incorporation.

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Forward-Looking Statements

Matters discussed in this press release may constitute forward-looking statements. The Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 provides safe harbor protections for forward-looking statements in order to encourage companies to provide prospective information about their business. Forward-looking statements include statements concerning plans, objectives, goals, strategies, future events or performance, and underlying assumptions and other statements, which are other than statements of historical facts.

The Company desires to take advantage of the safe harbor provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 and is including this cautionary statement in connection with this safe harbor legislation. The words "believe," "anticipate," "intends," "estimate," "forecast," "project," "plan," "potential," "may," "should," "expect" "pending" and similar expressions identify forward-looking statements. The forward-looking statements in this press release are based upon various assumptions, many of which are based, in turn, upon further assumptions, including without limitation, our management's examination of historical operating trends, data contained in our records and other data available from third parties. Although we believe that these assumptions were reasonable when made, because these assumptions are inherently subject to significant uncertainties and contingencies which are difficult or impossible to predict and are beyond our control, we cannot assure you that we will achieve or accomplish these expectations, beliefs or projections.


Alexandros Tsirikos
Chief Financial Officer
TOP Ships Inc.
1, Vassilissis Sofias Str. & 
Meg. Alexandrou Str.
151 24, Maroussi, Greece
Tel: +30 210 812 8180

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December 24, 2015 - 1:20 PM EST

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