Portland General Electric Co 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 23, 2012
121 SW Salmon Street, Portland, Oregon 97204
(Address of principal executive offices, including zip code)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (503) 464-8000
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 5.07 Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.
Portland General Electric Company’s 2012 annual meeting of shareholders was held in Portland Oregon on May 23, 2012. The following proposals were voted on at the meeting by the Company’s shareholders:
There were 75,497,960 shares of common stock issued and outstanding as of March 19, 2012, the record date for the meeting, with 67,258,406 shares represented at the annual meeting.
Each of the director nominees listed below was elected and the voting results were as follows:
Our shareholders approved, on an advisory, non-binding basis, the compensation of the Company’s named executive officers. There were 57,826,308 votes cast for the proposal, 1,573,413 votes cast against the proposal, 337,113 abstentions and 7,521,572 broker non-votes.
Our shareholders ratified the appointment of Deloitte & Touche LLP as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm for the year ending December 31, 2012. There were 66,632,252 votes cast for the proposal, 480,347 votes cast against the proposal and 145,807 abstentions.
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 thereunto duly authorized.