SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
May 19, 2021
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported)
Everi Holdings Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
|(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation)||(Commission File Number)||(IRS Employer Identification No.)|
7250 S. Tenaya Way, Suite 100, Las Vegas, Nevada 89113
(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)
(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
|Title of each class||Trading symbol(s)||Name of each exchange on which registered|
|Common Stock, $0.001 par value||EVRI||New York Stock Exchange|
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Item 5.07. Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.
The annual meeting of stockholders of Everi Holdings Inc. (the “Company”) was held on May 19, 2021. The proposals identified herein were previously disclosed in the Company’s Proxy Statement filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on April 19, 2021.
1.Election of two Class I director nominees named in the 2021 Proxy Statement to serve until the Company’s 2024 annual meeting of stockholders.
The stockholders voted to re-elect Eileen F. Raney and Atul Bali as Class I directors to the Board of Directors of the Company for a term expiring at the 2024 annual meeting of stockholders, and to hold office until the designated annual meeting or until their successors are elected and qualified, or until their earlier resignation. The table below indicates the voting results:
|Eileen F. Raney||59,766,266||3,423,109||12,189,300|
2.Approval, on an advisory basis, of the compensation of the Company’s named executive officers as shown in the 2021 Proxy Statement.
The stockholders voted to approve, on an advisory basis, the compensation of the Company’s named executive officers. The table below indicates the voting results:
3.Approval of an amendment and restatement of the Company’s Amended and Restated 2014 Equity Incentive Plan to, among other things, increase the maximum aggregate number of shares that may be issued thereunder by 5,000,000 shares (the “Amended and Restated 2014 Plan”).
The stockholders voted to approve the Amended and Restated 2014 Plan. The table below indicates the voting results:
4.Ratification of the appointment of BDO USA, LLP as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2021.
The stockholders voted to ratify the appointment of BDO USA, LLP as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2021. The table below indicates the voting results:
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.
|EVERI HOLDINGS INC.|
|Date: May 19, 2021||By:||/s/ Todd A. Valli|
|Todd A. Valli,|
Senior Vice President, Corporate Finance and Chief Accounting Officer