Eagle Bancorp 8-K 2009
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): January 8, 2009
Eagle Bancorp, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
7815 Woodmont Avenue, Bethesda, Maryland 20814
(Address of Principal Executive Offices) (Zip Code)
Registrants telephone number, including area code: 301.986.1800
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Item 5.02. Departure of Directors or Principal Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Principal Officers Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers
(e) On January 8, 2009, the Executive Compensation Committee of the Board of Directors of Eagle Bancorp, Inc. (the Company) authorized the payment of the annual cash bonuses, and the award of options and restricted stock under the Companys 2006 Stock Plan, to certain of the Companys executive officers and the Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors, as set forth in the table below. Additionally, Ms. Riels base salary was increase to an annual rate of $275,600.
All options granted to executive officers and directors have an exercise price of $6.34 per share, and are subject to the terms of the 2006 Stock Plan. Options granted to the Companys executive officers and Vice Chairman have a ten year term from the date of grant. All options, (other than Mr. Pauls) vest in five annual installments, commencing on the date of grant. Restricted stock awards vest in five annual installments, commencing on the date of grant. Mr. Pauls options vest as follows: 4,421 in 2016; 15,772 in 2017; 15,772 in 2018; and 15,772 in 2019.
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.