THE CHEFS' WAREHOUSE, INC.
Meeting Type: Annual Meeting
For holders as of: March 18, 2019
Date: May 17, 2019 Time: 10:00 AM EDT
Location: The Chefs' Warehouse, Inc.
100 East Ridge Road
Ridgefield, Connecticut 06877
Meeting live via the Internet-please visit
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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.
See the reverse side of this notice to obtain proxy materials and voting instructions.
Proxy Materials Available to VIEW or RECEIVE:
2019 Notice and Proxy Statement Proxy Card Annual Report
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Vote In Person: Many stockholder meetings have attendance requirements including, but not limited to, the possession of an attendance ticket issued by the entity holding the meeting. Please check the meeting materials for any special requirements for meeting attendance. At the meeting, you will need to request a ballot to vote these shares.
Vote By Internet:
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Vote By Mail: You can vote by mail by requesting a paper copy of the materials, which will include a proxy card.
Steven F. Goldstone
To approve, on a non-binding, advisory basis, the compensation of the Company's named executive officers as disclosed in the 2019 Notice and Proxy Statement.