P10 Industries, Inc. 8-K 2013
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of
The Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported)
October 29, 2013 (October 23, 2013)
Active Power, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
2128 W. Braker Lane, BK12
Austin, Texas 78758
(Address of principal executive offices, including zip code)
(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:
On October 23, 2013, the Compensation Committee (the “Committee”) of the Board of Directors (the “Board”) of Active Power, Inc. (the “Company”), considered and approved compensation to Ake Almgren for the services Dr. Almgren provided as the Company’s interim Chief Executive Officer from July 29, 2013 to October 14, 2013. Specifically, the Committee approved a cash payment of $200,000 and intends to grant Dr. Almgren a fully vested option to purchase 15,000 shares of the Company’s common stock.
On October 24, 2013, upon the recommendation of the Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee of the Board, the Board approved an amendment to Section 3.3(a) of Article III of the Second Amended and Restated Bylaws of the Company (the “Bylaws”) to provide that a special meeting of the stockholders may be called by the Board or by one or more stockholders holding shares in the aggregate entitled to cast not less than 20% of the votes at that meeting. The Bylaws previously provided that only the Board could call a special meeting of stockholders.
On October 24, 2013, upon the recommendation of the Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee of the Board, the Board approved, subject to stockholder approval, an amendment to Article IX of the Company’s Restated Certificate of Incorporation (the “Charter Amendment”) to provide that the Company will no longer have a classified Board and that each director will be elected at the Company’s annual meeting of stockholders each year. The Board intends to include approval of the Charter Amendment on the agenda for the Company’s annual meeting of stockholders to be held in 2014.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.