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CINCINNATI BELL INC.
For holders as of:
March 4, 2019
Date: May 2, 2019
Time: 11:00 a.m., EDT
The Queen City Club
331 East Fourth Street
Cincinnati, Ohio 45202
You are receiving this communication because you hold shares in the company named above.
CINCINNATI BELL INC.
ATTN: CONNIE M. VOGT
221 EAST 4TH STREET, 103-1090
CINCINNATI, OH 45202-2301
This is not a ballot. You cannot use this notice to vote these shares. This communication presents only an overview of the more complete proxy materials that are available to you on the Internet. You may view the proxy materials online at www.proxyvote.com or easily request a paper copy (see reverse side).
We encourage you to access and review all of the important information contained in the proxy materials before voting.
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1. NOTICE AND PROXY STATEMENT 2. FORM 10-K
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The Board of Directors recommends you vote FOR each nominee:
Election of Directors for one-year terms expiring in 2020.
The Board of Directors recommends you vote FOR proposals 2 and 3.
Meredith J. Ching
Approval, by a non-binding advisory vote, of our executive officers' compensation.
Walter A. Dods, Jr.
John W. Eck
Ratification of our Audit and Finance Committee's appointment of our independent registered public accounting firm for 2019.
Leigh R. Fox
Jakki L. Haussler
Craig F. Maier
NOTE: Such other business as may properly come before the meeting or any adjournment or postponement thereof.
Russel P. Mayer
Theodore H. Torbeck
Lynn A. Wentworth
Martin J. Yudkovitz