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): January 24, 2019
Wesco Aircraft Holdings, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction
(Commission File Number)
24911 Avenue Stanford
Valencia, California 91355
(Address of Principal Executive Offices) (Zip Code)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (661) 775-7200
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
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Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
(e) As disclosed below in Item 5.07 of this Current Report on Form 8-K, at the 2019 annual meeting of stockholders of Wesco Aircraft Holdings, Inc. (the “Company”) held on January 24, 2019 (the “Annual Meeting”), the Company’s stockholders approved an amendment (the “Amendment”) to the Wesco Aircraft Holdings, Inc. 2014 Incentive Award Plan (the “Plan”).
The Amendment increases the number of shares authorized for issuance under the Plan by 5,000,000, bringing the total number of shares authorized for issuance under the Plan after September 30, 2014 from 7,000,819 to 12,000,819. No other changes were made to the Plan.
Additional details regarding the Plan and the Amendment are included in the Company’s definitive proxy statement on Schedule 14A (the “Proxy Statement”), which was filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the “SEC”) on December 14, 2018 and is available on the SEC’s website at www.sec.gov. The foregoing descriptions of the Plan and the Amendment are qualified by reference to the full text of the Plan and the Amendment, which are included as Exhibits 10.1 and 10.2 hereto, respectively, and are incorporated into this Item 5.02 by reference.
Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.
(a) On January 24, 2019, the Company held the Annual Meeting.
(b) At the Annual Meeting, the Company’s stockholders considered and voted upon the following proposals:
The election of three directors (Paul E. Fulchino, Scott E. Kuechle and Robert D. Paulson) to serve as Class II directors for a term of three years and until their successors are duly elected and qualified;
The approval, by a non-binding advisory vote, of the Company’s executive compensation;
The approval of the Amendment; and
The ratification of the appointment of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP as the Company’s independent auditors for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2019 (“fiscal 2019”).
Proposal 1 - Election of Directors
The following table sets forth the number of votes in favor, the number of votes withheld and the number of broker non-votes with respect to Proposal 1, the election of Class II directors:
Votes in Favor
Paul E. Fulchino
Scott E. Kuechle
Robert D. Paulson
Proposal 2 - Approval on an Advisory Basis of the Company’s Executive Compensation
The following table sets forth the number of votes in favor, the number of votes against, the number of abstentions and the number of broker non-votes with respect to Proposal 2, the approval, by a non-binding advisory vote, of the Company’s executive compensation:
Votes in Favor
Proposal 3 - Approval of the Amendment
The following table sets forth the number of votes in favor, the number of votes against, the number of abstentions and the number of broker non-votes with respect to Proposal 3, the approval of the Amendment:
Votes in Favor
Proposal 4 - Ratification of Appointment of Independent Auditors
The following table sets forth the number of votes in favor, the number of votes against and the number of abstentions with respect to Proposal 4, the ratification of the appointment of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP as the Company’s independent auditors for fiscal 2019:
Votes in Favor
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
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.
WESCO AIRCRAFT HOLDINGS, INC.
January 25, 2019
/s/ Kerry A. Shiba
Kerry A. Shiba
Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer