Nanometrics 8-K 2014
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D. C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
May 20, 2014
Date of Report (date of earliest event reported)
(Exact name of Registrant as specified in charter)
1550 Buckeye Drive, Milpitas, California 95035
(Address of principal executive offices)
Registrant's telephone number, including area code: (408) 545-6000
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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:
Item 5.02 - Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
On May 20, 2014, the Board of Directors (the “Board”) of the Company appointed Christine Tsingos to serve as a member of the Board of Directors to serve until the next annual meeting of the stockholders of the Company, which is to be held in 2015, and until her successor is elected and qualified, or upon her earlier death, resignation, or removal. Ms. Tsingos will also serve on the Audit Committee of the Board as the Chairperson of the Audit Committee. Concurrently with such appointment, the Board increased the size of the Board from five (5) directors to six (6) directors.
As a non-employee director, Ms. Tsingos will receive annual cash compensation in the amount of $50,000, and restricted stock units (“RSUs”) with a value of $100,000 (6,165 RSUs) which will vest on the earlier of May 20, 2015, or the date of the 2015 Annual Meeting of Stockholders. Ms. Tsingos will receive an additional $20,000 in annual cash compensation as the Chairperson of the Audit Committee, and will be eligible to participate in Nanometrics’ self-funded health care and Executive Reimbursement Plan.
Item 5.07 - Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.
On May 20, 2014, the Company held its 2014 Annual Meeting of Stockholders (the “Annual Meeting”). The final results of voting for each matter submitted to a vote of the stockholders at the Annual Meeting are as follows:
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.