Virgin Media 8-K 2007
Washington, D.C. 20549
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): May 16, 2007
VIRGIN MEDIA INC.
(Exact name of Registrant as specified in its charter)
909 Third Avenue, Suite 2863, New York, New York 10022
(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)
Registrants Telephone Number, including Area Code: (212) 906-8440
Former name or former address, if changed since last report
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TABLE OF CONTENTS
Mr. William J. Connors term as a director expired at the annual meeting of stockholders held on May 16, 2007. Mr. Connors informed the Company that he did not wish to be considered for re-election.
Payment of a quarterly cash dividend
On May 16, 2007, the board of directors (the Board) of the Company approved the payment of a quarterly cash dividend of $0.03 per share on June 20, 2007 to stockholders of record as of June 12, 2007. Future payments of regular quarterly dividends by the Company are in the Boards discretion and will be subject to the Companys future needs and uses of free cash flow, which could include investments in operations, the repayment of debt, and share repurchase programs. A copy of the press release issued by the Company on May 17, 2007 is filed herewith as Exhibit 99.1 and incorporated herein by reference.
Annual meeting of stockholders
Election of directors
On May 16, 2007, Jeffrey D. Benjamin, David Elstein and Gordon McCallum were elected as directors at the Companys annual meeting of stockholders. Their terms will expire at the 2010 annual meeting of stockholders.
Appointment of Ernst & Young LLP
On May 16, 2007, the appointment of Ernst & Young LLP as independent auditors for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2007 was ratified at the Companys annual meeting of stockholders.
Approval of the 2007 Sharesave Plan
On May 16, 2007, the Virgin Media 2007 Sharesave Plan (the 2007 Sharesave Plan) was approved at the Companys annual meeting of stockholders. The terms of the Sharesave Plan, which were disclosed in the Companys proxy statement filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on April 13, 2007, had previously been approved and adopted, subject to stockholder approval, by the Companys Compensation Committee.
Exhibit 99.1 Press release, dated May 17, 2007, issued by Virgin Media Inc.
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.