J. Crew Group 8-K 2005
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
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Item 1.01. Entry into Material Definitive Agreements.
As disclosed in the Current Report on Form 8-K filed by the Company on March 23, 2005, the Companys Board of Directors approved the following annual fees and equity compensation payable in 2005 to each Director who is neither an employee of the Company nor an employee or representative of Texas Pacific Group (each, an Eligible Director): (1) cash retainer of $30,000; (2) grant of a non-qualified stock option to purchase 10,000 shares of the Companys common stock (Initial Option) under the Companys 2003 Equity Incentive Plan (2003 Plan), to vest in equal installments over two years; and (3) additional cash compensation of $10,000 payable to the Chairman of the Audit Committee for his services on such Committee.
On May 13, 2005, the Companys Board of Directors approved the grant to each Eligible Director of a non-qualified option to purchase an additional 10,000 shares of the Companys common stock under the 2003 Plan, as part of their 2005 compensation and in addition to the Initial Option, to vest according to the same schedule as the Initial Option.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, each Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
Date: May 18, 2005