American Electric Power Company 8-K 2012
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(D) OF THE
SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
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American Electric Power Company, Inc. (the “Company”) held its annual meeting of shareholders (the “Annual Meeting”) on April 24, 2012 in Tulsa, Oklahoma. At the Annual Meeting, the shareholders approved four proposals. The proposals are described in detail in the Proxy Statement.
The Company’s shareholders elected twelve individuals to the Board of Directors (the “Board”) as set forth below:
The Company’s shareholders approved the American Electric Power System Senior Officer Incentive Plan as set forth below:
The Company’s shareholders approved the appointment of Deloitte & Touche LLP as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm for the 2012 fiscal year as set forth below:
The Company’s shareholders approved the advisory vote on executive compensation as set forth below:
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Company has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized.
April 25, 2012