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): July 29, 2021
(Exact name of Registrant as Specified in Its Charter)
|(State or Other Jurisdiction of Incorporation)||(Commission File Number)||(IRS Employer Identification No.)|
|475 Brannan Street, Suite 430|
|(Address of Principal Executive Offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrant’s Telephone Number, Including Area Code: (650) 316-7500
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
|Title of Each Class||Trading Symbol||Name of Each Exchange on Which Registered|
|Common Stock, $0.0001 par value per share||UPWK||The Nasdaq Stock Market LLC|
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§240.12b-2 of this chapter).
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Item 2.02 Results of Operations and Financial Condition.
On July 29, 2021, Upwork Inc., or the Company, issued a press release and will hold a conference call regarding its financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2021. A copy of the press release is furnished as Exhibit 99.1 to this report. The Company also issued a shareholder letter announcing its financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2021. The full text of the shareholder letter is attached as Exhibit 99.2 to this report.
The information furnished with this Item 2.02, including Exhibits 99.1 and 99.2, shall not be deemed “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section, nor shall it be deemed incorporated by reference into any other filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, except as expressly set forth by specific reference in such a filing.
The Company is making reference to non-GAAP financial information in both the press release, shareholder letter, and the conference call. A reconciliation of GAAP to non-GAAP results is provided in the attached Exhibit 99.1 press release and Exhibit 99.2 shareholder letter.
The Company uses its Investor Relations website (investors.upwork.com), its Twitter handle (twitter.com/Upwork) and Hayden Brown’s Twitter handle (twitter.com/hydnbrwn), and LinkedIn profile (linkedin.com/in/haydenlbrown) as a means of disseminating or providing notification of, among other things, news or announcements regarding its business or financial performance, investor events, press releases and earnings releases and as a means of disclosing material non-public information and for complying with its disclosure obligations under Regulation FD.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
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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.
|Date: July 29, 2021||By:||/s/ Jeff McCombs|
Chief Financial Officer
(Principal Financial and Accounting Officer)