CRAFT BREW ALLIANCE, INC. 8-K 2012
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, DC 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): May 14, 2012
CRAFT BREW ALLIANCE, INC.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
929 North Russell Street
Portland, OR 97227-1733
(Address of Principal Executive Offices, Zip Code)
(Registrant’s Telephone Number, Including Area Code)
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 (see General Instruction A.2. below):
At the Meeting, 16,221,463 shares of common stock were represented in person or by proxy, which constituted 86.08 percent of the 18,844,817 shares outstanding and entitled to vote at the Meeting as of March 15, 2012, the record date for the Meeting, and a quorum. Each share was entitled to one vote at the Meeting.
A majority of the votes cast by shareholders voted, on an advisory basis, to hold an advisory vote to approve the Company's named executive officer compensation annually. The Company has determined that, as recommended by the Company's board of directors and approved by the shareholders, an advisory vote by the shareholders on named executive officer compensation will be held annually until the next required advisory vote on the frequency of shareholder votes on executive compensation is held.
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.