International Game Technology PLC 8-K 2012
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of theSecurities Exchange Act of 1934>
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): March 5, 2012
INTERNATIONAL GAME TECHNOLOGY
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in its Charter)
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Item 5.07 Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders
The following is a brief description of each matter voted upon at the 2012 Annual Meeting of Stockholders (the “2012 Annual Meeting”) of International Game Technology (the “Company”) held on March 5, 2012, as well as the number of votes cast for or against each matter and the number of abstentions and broker non-votes with respect to each matter.
Proposal 1. Election of Directors
The eight individuals listed below were elected at the 2012 Annual Meeting to serve a one-year term on the Company’s Board of Directors (the “Board”).
Proposal 2. To approve on an advisory (non-binding) basis, the compensation of the Company’s named executive officers as described in the Company’s proxy statement for the 2012 Annual Meeting
Proposal 2 was a management proposal to hold an advisory vote on the compensation of the Company’s named executive officers. This proposal was not approved.
Proposal 3. Ratification of appointment of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (“PwC”) as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2012
Proposal 3 was a management proposal to ratify the appointment of PwC as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2012. This proposal was approved.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.