Forward Air 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
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): May 7, 2012 (May 7, 2012)
Registrant's telephone number, including area code: (423) 636-7000
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SECTION 5 - CORPORATE GOVERNANCE AND MANAGEMENT
Item 5.07 Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.
On May 7, 2012, Forward Air Corporation (the “Company”) held its annual meeting of stockholders (the “Annual Meeting”), at which the Company's stockholders approved three proposals. The proposals are described in detail in the Proxy Statement.
The Company's stockholders elected nine individuals to the Board of Directors, as set forth below:
The Company's stockholders ratified the appointment of Ernst & Young LLP as the Company's independent registered public accounting firm for 2012, as set forth below:
The Company's stockholders voted to approve an advisory resolution on Company's executive compensation (“Say on Pay” vote), as set forth below:
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.